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DXP Enterprises, Inc. To Buy HSE Integrated Ltd. For CDN $84 Million

DXP Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXPE) and HSE Integrated Ltd. (TSX: HSL) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which DXP will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of HSE by way of Plan of Arrangement under Alberta law at a purchase price of Cdn $1.80 per share, for an enterprise value of approximately Cdn $84 million, including Cdn $10.9 million of debt. The arrangement is subject to approval by a two-thirds vote of HSE's shareholders, and court approval.

HSE Integrated Ltd. is Canada's largest industrial safety services company with approximately 609 full time employees and annual revenues and EBITDA of approximately Cdn $98 and $13 million, respectively. HSE offers a complete suite of industrial health and safety services including: onsite safety supervision; gas detection; fixed and mobile air quality monitoring; breathing equipment rentals and services; fixed and mobile firefighting and fire protection services and equipment; worker shower (decontamination) services; onsite medical services; first aid; emergency medical response; worker safety training; industrial hygiene services; and safety consulting and supervision. Upon closing, HSE will be part of DXP's Service Center business segment and Safety Services division.

DXP's President and CEO, David Little said, "We are very pleased to announce our agreement to acquire HSE Integrated Ltd. HSE is a quality company with great people. HSE offers us an opportunity to expand and enhance our Safety Services division and Service Center operations while establishing a meaningful presence in Canada. By adding this experienced team and strategic offering to our suite of Safety Services, we can provide a more comprehensive offering to our customers. We are excited by our entrance into Canada and the markets HSE covers and we look forward to our future success together."

"We are excited about the opportunity to acquire a leading safety services business and establish our presence across Canada. The HSE team has done a great job of creating one of the best safety service businesses in the world. We look forward to growing HSE and adding more of our product divisions in Western and Eastern Canada," stated Kent Yee, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development.

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