OTTAWA, July 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Clearford Industries Inc. ("Clearford" or
the "Company") (TSXV: CLI), today announced that its patented SBS™
Wastewater System has been contracted for use in Phase I of Lakepoint
Village, a unique adult lifestyle community near Lake Simcoe, Ontario,
Canada. The developer has responsibility for all materials and
installation costs to construct the system to the designs and
specifications provided by Clearford. Clearford has received a license
fee of $467,000.
As previously announced, Clearford has established a wholly owned
subsidiary dedicated to funding for water projects using the Clearford
SBS™. That subsidiary, Clearford Finance Corporation (CFC), has been
funded by 20 year fixed term debt, as previously announced. CFC has
made a term loan of $2.7 million to support completion of Phase I of
the development. The loan is fully secured over assets of the
development, bears competitive interest and has an initial term of four
years, which may be extended annually to a maximum of 20 years.
Kevin Loiselle, Clearford President, said "Lakepoint is a high quality
project and the SBS™ Solution is an excellent fit for this
environmentally sensitive area. We are very pleased that the project
funding capability now available to Clearford allows us to assist
projects like Lakepoint to proceed on a timely basis".
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About Clearford Industries Inc.
Clearford Industries Inc. (TSX-V: CLI) is the developer of the patented
Small Bore Sewer ™ (SBS™) based solution, which enables the efficient
collection and treatment of sewage. Its superior operational and
environmental performance is achieved at a significantly lower
operational cost when compared to historic gravity sewers.
Clearford's SBS™ technology and industry expertise provide the enabling
platform to deliver on a global basis, a turnkey, wastewater collection
and treatment solution that is ideally suited for; water-scarce
regions, communities with unreliable water distribution networks, and
new developments seeking a greener approach to full water and
wastewater management. For more information on Clearford, please visit
Forward Looking Statements
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forward-looking statements as they relate to the Company and its
management. Forward-looking statements are not historical facts but
represent managements current expectation of future events, and can be
identified by words such as "believe", "expects", "will", "intends",
"plans", "projects", "anticipates", "estimates", "continues" and
similar expressions. Although management believes that the expectations
represented in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, there
can be no assurance that they will prove to be correct.
By their nature, forward-looking statements include assumptions and are
subject to inherent risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
future results, conditions, actions or events to differ materially from
those in the forward-looking statements. If and when forward-looking
statements are set out in this news release, Clearford will also set
out the material risk factors or assumptions used to develop the
forward-looking statements. Except as expressly required by applicable
securities law, the Company assumes no obligation to update or revise
any forward looking statements. The future outcomes that relate to
forward-looking statements may be influenced by many factors,
including, but not limited to: industry cyclicality; the ability to
secure third party agreements; successful integration of Clearford's
system with third party technology; competition; reduction in demand
for products; collection from customers; relationships with suppliers;
product liability; intellectual property; reliance on key personnel;
environmental; interest rates; uninsured and underinsured losses;
operating hazards; risks of future legal proceedings; income tax
matters; credit facilities; availability and terms of financing;
distribution of securities; restrictions on potential growth; effect of
market interest rates on price of securities; and potential dilution.
SOURCE CLEARFORD INDUSTRIES INC.
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