- Demonstrate consistency through strong execution in the North American Water and Wastewater business and international markets to maximize the conversion of earnings to cash.
- Expand the comprehensive suite of technologies in the Energy and Mining platform to targeted markets outside North America with sustainable capital expenditures and observable risk factors.
- Increase investment in the Commercial and Structural platform to accelerate the conversion from traditional rehabilitation methods to Fibrwrap ® and to open new markets through geographic expansion. Robust investment in innovation extends the patent life of existing technologies with the potential for new markets through new products.
Webcast and Presentation MaterialsAegion will stream audio and video of the investor day event live via webcast from 9 am to noon Eastern Daylight Time. The event begins with an overview by President and CEO J. Joseph Burges followed by a series of presentations by operating executives representing the Energy and Mining, Water and Wastewater and Commercial and Structural groups. A formal question and answer session will conclude the event. Access to the webcast, presentation slides and speaker bios may be found at www.aegion.com under the 2012 Investor Day link on the main page. A replay of the video webcast will be available following the presentation. Aegion Corporation is a global leader in infrastructure protection, providing proprietary technologies and services to protect against the corrosion of industrial pipelines and for the rehabilitation and strengthening of water, wastewater, energy and mining piping systems and buildings, bridges, tunnels and waterfront structures. More information about Aegion can be found on our internet site at www.aegion.com . Forward-Looking Statements The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a “safe harbor” for forward-looking statements. We make forward-looking statements in this news release that represent our beliefs or expectations about future events or financial performance. These forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to us and on management’s beliefs, assumptions, estimates or projections and are not guarantees of future events or results. When used in this document, the words “anticipate,” “estimate,” “believe,” “plan,” “intend, “may,” “will” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements, but are not the exclusive means of identifying such statements. Such statements are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and assumptions, including those referred to in the “Risk Factors” section of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 28, 2012. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking events may not occur. In addition, our actual results may vary materially from those anticipated, estimated, suggested or projected. Except as required by law, we do not assume a duty to update forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Investors should, however, review additional disclosures made by us from time to time in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Please use caution and do not place reliance on forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements made by us in this news release are qualified by these cautionary statements.
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