Landdrill International Inc. - First Quarter Financial Results

MONCTON, NB, June 1, 2011 /CNW/ - Landdrill International Inc. (TSXV:LDI) ("Landdrill" or the "Company") has released results for their first quarter ended March 31, 2011.  The Company reports revenues of $14,013,000, which is an increase 127% from 2010's comparable amount of $6,183,000.  The Company also reports earnings before interest, taxes and depreciation ("EBITDA") of $2,089,000 and a net profit of $1,004,000, which are increases from the prior period's amounts of $918,000 and $224,000 respectively. 

Ron Goguen Sr., the President and CEO of Landdrill said, "I am pleased to report these significantly improved financial results.  The quarter's revenues have not only exceeded internal budgets and forecasts, but have also established a new Company high.  Our gross margin has improved from the fourth quarter and we expect further improvements during 2011.  These first quarter results were also prior to the effect of the March 31st acquisition in Mexico and so with this increase in capacity, combined with a strong demand for our services - we expect to report continuously improving results."

Management plans to make themselves available to investors and analysts by hosting a conference call on Thursday June 2, 2011, at 10:00AM ESTThe call-in numbers are:

Local and International - (416) 644-3425
North America - 1-877-974-0445

As disclosed May 30, 2011 the Company is availing itself of the allowable 30 day IFRS related extension prior to filing the Q1 financial statements and management discussion and analysis (MD&A).  The Company plans to file these documents on Tuesday June 28, 2011.

For a review of the Company's latest filed financial results, copies of Landdrill's financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2010, along with the management discussion and analysis (MD&A) can be found on SEDAR (

About Landdrill

Landdrill is a growth oriented international drilling company with a focus on the metals and minerals industry. The Company continues to explore opportunities for growth in key markets, either through establishment of new branch offices or through acquisitions as opportunities arise.  The Company now has 51 drills with full branch operations in Canada, Mexico, Mongolia and Russia.

Landdrill is a forward looking company that has drilled in Canada, Mexico and Asia.  Our people have drilled at altitudes over 15,000 feet and in temperatures ranging from -50 degrees Celsius to +50 degrees Celsius.

We view all our customers as partners in every venture because we know that their success ensures our future!

We offer customized drilling programs to meet your every need and we always look forward to our next challenge.

For detailed information on Landdrill International Inc., or to request a bid submission for your project, please visit our website at

Forward-looking information

This press release may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of applicable securities laws) relating to business of Landdrill International Inc. (the "Company") and the environment in which it operates. Forward-looking statements are identified by words such as "believe", "anticipate", "expect", "intend", "plan", "will", "may" and other similar expressions. These statements are based on the Company's expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections. Although the Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, including, without limitation that all terms of the contracts will be fulfilled in their entirety, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results may differ materially from those in forward looking statements. Factors that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include commodity prices, availability of personnel, materials and equipment, actual performance of equipment and processes relative to specifications and expectations, unanticipated environmental impacts and continued availability of capital and financing and general economic, market or business conditions. These risks and uncertainties are discussed in the Company's regulatory filings available at

There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate as actual outcomes and results may differ materially from those expressed in these forward-looking statements. Readers, therefore, should not place undue reliance on any such forward-looking statements. Further, a forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date on which such statement is made. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any such statement or to reflect new information or the occurrence of future events or circumstances, except as required by law.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.


For further information:

Ronald Goguen
President and Chief Executive Officer
Landdrill International Inc.
(506) 388 - 8961

Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
John Bodiman:
Peter Mahzari:
Tel.: (514) 939-3989 or (416) 644-2020

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