Certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking information under applicable securities legislation. Forward-looking information in this presentation may include, but is not limited to, information with respect to: the Company’s growth strategy, operational decisions and the timing thereof, development plans and the timing thereof; and future activity levels. Forward-looking information is based on a number of factors and assumptions which have been used to develop such information but which may prove to be incorrect. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking information are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking information because the Company can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. In addition to other factors and assumptions which may be identified herein, assumptions have been made regarding and are implicit in, among other things: the ability of the Company to obtain and maintain client relationships, identify and successfully implement acquisitions; the impact of competition in the markets where the Company operates; the ability of the Company to successfully manage the political and economic risks inherent in pursuing opportunities internationally; the timely receipt of any required regulatory approvals, both domestically and internationally; the state of the capital markets; the ability of the Company to obtain financing on acceptable terms; the Company’s future capital spending and operating costs; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow to meet its working capital requirements; future oil and natural gas prices; currency, exchange and interest rates; the regulatory framework regarding royalties, taxes and environmental matters; the ability of the Company to obtain and maintain qualified staff, equipment and services in a timely and cost efficient manner to develop its business; the ability of the Company to successfully market its products and services.
Forward-looking information is based on management’s current expectations and is subject to a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by the Company and described in the forward-looking information. The material risk factors affecting the Company and its business are similar to those of other companies engaged in the business of providing products and services to the oil and gas industry, both domestically and in foreign countries and include, but are not limited to: financing risks; operational risks; oil and gas industry operational risks; delays or changes in client plans with respect to exploration or development projects or capital expenditures; the ability to attract and retain key personnel; the risk of commodity price and foreign exchange rate fluctuations; and the risks associated with international activity; and changes in energy policies, both domestically and internationally. The forward-looking information contained herein is made as of the date hereof and the Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless required by applicable securities laws. The forward looking information contained herein is expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.