FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION
August 14, 2017
BADGER DAYLIGHTING LTD. AUGUST CASH DIVIDEND
Calgary, Alberta – Badger Daylighting Ltd. (“Badger”) today announced that the directors of Badger declared a cash dividend for the month of August of $0.038 per share, representing $0.396 per share on an annualized basis. Payment will be made on or about September 15, 2017 to shareholders of record on August 31, 2017.
Badger expects that the dividends will be “eligible dividends” for income tax purposes and thus qualify for the enhanced gross-up and tax credit regime for certain shareholders.
Badger is North America’s largest provider of non-destructive excavating services. Badger traditionally works for contractors and facility owners in a broad range of infrastructure industries.. The Company’s key technology is the Badger Hydrovac, which is used primarily for safe digging in congested grounds and challenging conditions. The Badger Hydrovac uses a pressurized water stream to liquefy the soil cover, which is then removed with a powerful vacuum system and deposited into a storage tank. Badger manufactures its truck-mounted hydrovac units.
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For more information regarding this press release, please contact:
Paul Vanderberg, President and CEO
Gerald Schiefelbein, Vice President Finance and CFO
1000, 635 – 8th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3M3
Telephone (403) 264-8500
Fax (403) 228-9773