Flotek Industries Forges New $35 Million Revolving Credit Facility with PNC Bank
HOUSTON, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Flotek Industries, Inc. (“Flotek” or the “Company”) (NYSE: FTK) announced today that the Company and its domestic subsidiaries have entered into a Revolving Credit and Security Agreement with PNC Bank, N.A.
The facility provides up to $35 million of revolving borrowing capacity to be used for working capital, acquisitions and capital expenditures. The initial maturity date of the facility is December, 2012 which can be extended, at the lender’s option through September, 2014, should Flotek restructure its outstanding senior convertible notes.
“Flotek is very pleased to enter a positive new chapter in its financial journey with a new, traditional credit facility with PNC Bank,” said John Chisholm, Flotek Chairman and President. “As the sixth largest bank in the U.S., PNC will not only provide access to growth capital through this facility, they can also provide a host of other commercial banking and credit services that will grow with Flotek over time. We appreciate the confidence PNC has in Flotek and look forward to growing with them for years to come. This facility is both the right size and right price and comes at the right time as Flotek continues to see significant growth opportunities in our key markets.”
A complete description of the credit facility can be found in today’s filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
About Flotek Industries, Inc.
Flotek is a global developer and distributor of a portfolio of innovative oilfield technologies, including specialty chemicals and down-hole drilling and production equipment. It serves major and independent companies in the domestic and international oilfield service industry. Flotek Industries, Inc. is a publicly traded company headquartered in Houston, Texas, and its common shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “FTK.”
For additional information, please visit Flotek’s web site at www.flotekind.com.
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SOURCE Flotek Industries, Inc.