To United Protection Security Group Inc. (TSX-V:UZZ)
CALGARY, March 6 /CNW/ - S. Jorstad, Chairman, President and Chief
Executive Officer of United Protection Security Group Inc. (UPSG), a Canadian
based company, trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange - Venture, under the
symbol (TSX-V: UZZ), is pleased to announce that United Protection Security
Group Inc. has been chosen to provide the construction phase security for the
$1.6 billion Keephills 3 Power project approximately 70 kms west of Edmonton,
Don Allan, CPP, COO of United Protection Services Inc. (United) stated,
"We are very pleased with the award of this contract and the partnership that
is being developed between United Protection Services Inc. and Trans Alta
Corporation and EPCOR Utilities Inc. We currently work very closely with other
power generation companies in Alberta and expect that our relationship with
the partnership of EPCOR and TransAlta will be equally and mutually
beneficial. "This significant contract award is just another example of how
United Protection Services Inc. is well positioned in Western Canada to
provide security solutions to major corporations."
Security services will commence immediately and are required during the
construction phase of the Keephills 3 Power Generation project scheduled for
completion in 2011. The overall value of this contract to United will be in
excess of $1,500,000.00.
About Trans Alta Corporation and EPCOR Utilities Inc. Keephills 3 Project
Please refer to News Releases issued by Trans Alta and EPCOR announcing
their partnership in the ownership of the Keephills 3 Project and the approval
of the project by the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board. To view, visit the
following web-sites: www.epcor.ca and www.transalta.com
Visit the actual links to the power company's news releases:
About United Protection Security Inc.
United Protection Security Inc. is an established security protection
company; focused on high impact, high visibility, and high risk security
situations, coupled with one of the broadest ranges of traditional private
security services in the industry.
Delivering 21st Century Solutions to centuries old problems through a
network of 'Elite Private Protection Professionals'.
Pro - Active and Progressive Management has moved the company into the
ranks of one of the most dynamic security companies in Western Canada. With a
strong foundation and a dedicated professional management team, we are moving
forward into the next level in our development strategy.
United Protection Security Group Inc. is committed to providing its
clients with a "superior quality service" at a competitive price. It is
further committed to providing its employees and associates with the
assistance, support, and opportunity to maximize their individual potential
for excellence, peak performance and personal growth. It is the Company's
policy and highest priority to protect the health and welfare of all its
clients and employees and their respective property.
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UZZ), visit our website at www.unitedprotection.com
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The Toronto Venture Exchange (TSX.V) has neither approved nor
disapproved the information contained herein.
Dated March 6, 2007
On behalf of the Board of Directors
United Protection Security Group Inc.
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