SAExploration Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAEX, OTCBB: SAEXW) today announced the completion of its previously announced warrant exchange offer for its outstanding warrants to purchase 15,000,000 shares of common stock. Under the terms of the warrant exchange offer, each of SAE’s warrant holders had the opportunity to receive one share of SAE common stock in exchange for every ten warrants outstanding.
As of the expiration of the exchange offer period at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time, on February 7, 2014, approximately 14,380,000 outstanding warrants, or approximately 96%, had been validly tendered. Those tenders are being accepted by SAE, who anticipates that the shares and cash in lieu of fractional shares issuable in exchange for the tendered warrants will be issued on or about February 13, 2014. The warrants that were not tendered in the exchange remain outstanding and exercisable in accordance with their terms.
About SAExploration Holdings, Inc.
SAE is a leading, vertically-integrated provider of 2D, 3D and 4D seismic data and logistical services with operations throughout South America, North America, and Southeast Asia. SAE specializes in logistically complex regions of the world, and provides a wide range of services to its clients, including surveying, program design, logistical support, data acquisition, processing, infrastructure implementation, camp services, catering, environmental assessment and community relations. SAE services its multinational client base from offices in Canada, Alaska, Peru, Colombia, Bolivia, New Zealand, Malaysia and Brazil. For more information, please visit SAE’s website at www.saexploration.com.
The information in SAE’s website is not, and shall not be deemed to be, a part of this notice or incorporated in filings SAE makes with the SEC.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the federal securities laws. These statements can be identified by the use of words or phrases such as "believes," "estimates," "expects," "intends," "anticipates," "projects," "plans to," “will,” “should” and variations of these words or similar words. These forward-looking statements may include statements regarding SAE’s financial condition, results of operations and business and SAE’s expectations or beliefs concerning future periods. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties which may cause actual results to differ materially from those stated in this release. These risks and uncertainties include fluctuations in the levels of exploration and development activity in the oil and gas industry, intense industry competition, a limited number of customers, the need to manage rapid growth, delays, reductions or cancellations of service contracts, operational disruptions due to seasonality, weather and other external factors, crew productivity, the availability of capital resources, substantial international business exposing SAE to currency fluctuations and global factors including economic, political and military uncertainties, the need to comply with diverse and complex laws and regulations, and other risks incorporated by reference to SAE’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Certain risks and uncertainties related to SAE’s business are or will be described in greater detail in SAE’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The information set forth herein should be read in light of such risks. Except as required by applicable law, SAE is not under any obligation to, and expressly disclaims any obligation to, update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, changes in assumptions or otherwise.
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Ryan Abney, 281-258-4409
Vice President, Capital Markets & Investor Relations