Patterson-UTI energy completes acquisition of MS Energy Services
Friday, Oct 13, 2017
PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) ("Patterson-UTI") announced today that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of Multi-Shot, LLC d/b/a MS Energy Services ("MS Energy").  Total consideration for the acquisition included approximately 8.8 million shares of stock and $75 million of cash, which valued the transaction at approximately $262 million based on the most recent closing price for Patterson-UTI of $21.31.

Andy Hendricks, Patterson-UTI's Chief Executive Officer, stated, "I would like to welcome the employees of MS Energy to Patterson-UTI Energy.  Their hard work and dedication combined with a strong technology focus has grown MS Energy into a leader in U.S. onshore directional drilling services, and we are excited to have them join our team."

About Patterson-UTI

Patterson-UTI is a market leading provider of contract drilling, pressure pumping and directional drilling services to oil and natural gas operators in the United States and western Canada.

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