HUNTINGTON, W.V., Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Services of America Corporation (NYSE-AMEX Equities: ESA) today announced the expiration of the offering period for its exchange offer for all of its outstanding warrants. The offering period expired at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on September 28, 2011.
As of the offering period expiration time, approximately 19,874,549 warrants had been tendered and not properly withdrawn pursuant to the exchange offer, which represented 98% of the 20,276,923 outstanding warrants. Based upon an exchange ratio of 8 1/2 warrants for one share of common stock, the Company expects to issue approximately 2,338,182 shares of common stock.
Energy Services of America Corporation provides construction services to the natural gas, oil, chemical and electric industry. We operate through our subsidiaries, CJ Hughes Construction, CJ Hughes Pipeline, ST Pipeline and Nitro Electric. Our corporate headquarters are located at 100 Industrial Lane, Huntington, West Virginia 25702.
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