Following the Consent Deadline, Edgen also announced that Edgen Murray Corporation intends to redeem any Notes that are not tendered in the Offer. The redemption would be initiated through a notice of redemption provided on behalf of Edgen Murray Corporation by the trustee under the indenture governing the Notes. The redemption price for any Notes not tendered in the Offer is expected to be 100% of the principal amount of the Notes being redeemed plus the “Applicable Premium” (as defined in the indenture governing the Notes) as of, and accrued and unpaid interest to, if any, the date of redemption. The redemption date is expected to be October 19, 2012. This press release does not constitute a notice of redemption.
About Edgen Group
Edgen Group is a leading global distributor of specialized products and services to the energy and industrial infrastructure markets, including steel pipe, valves, quenched and tempered and high yield heavy plate and related components. Edgen Group is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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