TSX Symbol: HNL
CALGARY, May 28, 2012 /CNW/ - Horizon North Logistics Inc. ("Horizon") announced today that it has entered into a three year contract for the provision of a 350 person camp for a large multinational operator in North East British Columbia. Working with its aboriginal partner, the Saulteau First Nation, Horizon will provide the customer a full turnkey service in exchange for a day rate per person that includes accommodation rental, catering and associated services. The contract calls for a minimum daily utilization rate of 70% over the course of the contract. The expenditure required to build and install this facility is included in Horizon's recently expanded 2012 capital budget of $120 million.
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For further information:
Bob German, President and Chief Executive Officer or Scott Matson, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer, 1600, 505 - 3rd Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2P 3E6; Telephone: (403) 517 - 4654; Fax: (403) 517 - 4678; Website: www.horizonnorth.ca