DIRTT and Spider Announce Acquisition

    CALGARY, Feb. 7 /CNW/ - DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. ("DIRTT")
announced today it has reached final agreement to purchase 100% of Spider
Manufacturing Inc. ("Spider") of Kelowna, B.C. The combination will allow
Spider to leverage the sales and marketing capabilities of DIRTT and further
the combined product development activities the two companies were already
partnering on. DIRTT intends to provide significant investment in Spider
operations in Kelowna and Spider will continue to operate as a separate
subsidiary under current management.
    "Spider is an excellent fit with DIRTT," said DIRTT CEO Mogens Smed. "We
share the same values, a similar culture and already have existing
relationships from our ongoing partnerships. This is an exciting day for both
    "This is a great opportunity for Spider's employees, clients and
suppliers," said Spider co-owner Gord Almond. "We are proud to be a part of
the DIRTT team." Spider co-owner Cathy Almond agreed, "Spider will be taken to
the next level, further increasing leading product design and customer

    Founded by Mogens Smed and headquartered in Calgary, Canada, DIRTT
Environmental Solutions started manufacturing Agile Architectural Solutions in
May 2005. It has since gone on to become the biggest month-to-month movable
wall manufacturer in North America. It is the first company to use interactive
video gaming software to envision, price, manufacture, deliver and install
their products. DIRTT stands for Doing It Right This Time. www.dirtt.net

    Spider Manufacturing Inc. has introduced innovative modular electrical
solutions to the market for over 18 years. Spider's products offer maximum
flexibility while utilizing combinations of data, voice, fiber optics, fax,
audio and power outlets into one convenient, attractive and cost effective

For further information:

For further information: Mogens Smed, President and CEO, or Scott
Jenkins, CFO, (403) 723-5000 or play@dirtt.net or visit www.dirtt.net; or

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