Sembcorp Utilities Services Ltd
Sembcorp Utilities Services Ltd is part of Sembcorp Industries and provides water and wastewater services to its customers in ten countries. Our customers are predominantly homes and businesses representing a total population of almost 5 million. Our experience varies from BOOT projects through to Management Concessions. Sembcorp Industries is a leading energy, water and marine group operating in 19 countries across six continents worldwide. With facilities with 5,600 megawatts of gross power capacity and over six million cubic metres of water per day in operation and under development, Sembcorp is a trusted provider of essential energy and water solutions to both industrial and municipal customers. It is also a world leader in marine and offshore engineering, as well as an established developer of integrated townships and industrial parks. The Group has total assets of over US$7.8 billion and employs over 8,500 employees. Listed on the main board of the Singapore Exchange, it is a component stock of the Straits Times Index and several MSCI indices.
Ms Hazel Arnold
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Cascal N.V. Announces Partial Exercise of Over-allotment Option by Underwriters
London - 8 February 2008 - Cascal N.V. (NYSE: HOO) ("Cascal") today announced that the underwriters of its recent initial public offering have completed the purchase of 690,800 common shares of Cascal upon the partial exercise of the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters by an indirect subsidiary of Biwater plc. Cascal will not receive any of the proceeds from the sale of these shares.
The partial exercise of the over-allotment option increased the size of offering to 12,690,800 shares, of which 8,710,000 were newly issued shares of Cascal and 3,980,800 were sold by the selling shareholder.
J.P. Morgan and Credit Suisse have been bookrunners of the offering and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC and HSBC have been co-managers.
A copy of the final prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from:
J. P. Morgan Securities Inc.
National Statement Processing
4 Chase Metrotech Center
CS Level, NY 11245
Tel: (718) 242-8002
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
One Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10010
Tel: (800) 221-1037 Brooklyn
The registration statement relating to these securities was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 28, 2008.
The offering of these securities is made only by means of a prospectus.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
For more information please contact:
Chief Commercial Officer
Tel: +44 1306 746080
For further information please email Cascal