(TSX - ECH)
CALGARY, Jan. 5 /CNW/ - Enerchem International Inc. announces that it has
appointed David M. Fitzpatrick of Calgary, Alberta as a director of the
Corporation. Mr. Fitzpatrick is a professional engineer with a B.Sc. degree in
Geological Engineering from Queen's University and has completed the DeGroote
School of Business Chartered Director Program. Mr. Fitzpatrick has held
various senior positions in the oil and gas industry in western Canada, most
recently as President, Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Shiningbank
Mr. Larry Phillips, Chairman of Enerchem International Inc., said, "Mr.
Fitzpatrick is a well known executive in Calgary and his many years of senior
management and board experience make him a great addition to our Board of
Directors and we look forward to his contributions to the corporation."
Enerchem International Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of
hydrocarbon drilling and fracturing fluids designed to provide cost effective
solutions to the upstream oil and gas industry and specialty solvents to help
resolve production and processing problems to the downstream producers. The
company provides energy marketing services, and, through its wholly-owned
subsidiary company, Millard Trucking Ltd., provides fluid transportation and
other related services. The Company's common shares trade on the Toronto Stock
Exchange under the symbol "ECH".
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ENERCHEM INTERNATIONAL INC.
Kenneth M. Bagan
President and CEO
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