January 13, 2017

Arendal Announces Extension of Expiration Date of Exchange Offer

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Arendal, S. de R.L. de C.V. ("Arendal" or "the Company"), a Mexican engineering, procurement and construction company, today announced that it has extended the expiration date of its pending exchange offer (the "Exchange Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 10.50% Medium-Term Notes due 2016 (the "Old Notes") for its 11.5% Senior Secured Notes due 2021 (the "New Notes").

The Company is extending the expiration date of the Exchange Offer from 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on January 12, 2017 to 5:00 P.M., New York City time, on January 20, 2017.

Epiq Corporate Restructuring, the information and exchange agent for the Exchange Offer (the "Information and Exchange Agent") has advised the Company that as of 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on January 12, 2017, 96.69% of Old Notes had been validly tendered and not validly withdrawn pursuant to the Exchange Offer.

Once any Old Note has been tendered, it may not be withdrawn, subject to applicable law and the terms and conditions described in the Information Memorandum dated December 14, 2016 (the "Information Memorandum"), copies of which may be obtained by eligible holders of the Old Notes (pursuant to an Eligibility Letter) by contacting the Information and Exchange Agent via email at tabulation@epiqsystems.com (please reference "Arendal" in the subject line).

This press release is for informational purposes only and is neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to sell any securities. The Exchange Offer is being made and the New Notes are being offered only to "qualified institutional buyers," holders that are not "U.S. persons" and certain institutional investors that are "accredited investors" as such terms are defined under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). The New Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act or under any state securities laws, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act, and, accordingly, are subject to significant restrictions on transfer and resale as more fully described in the Information Memorandum. The Exchange Offer is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the Information Memorandum.

About Arendal

Arendal is a procurement and construction company operating in Mexico. Arendal provides a full range of procurement and construction services, including feasibility studies, acquisition of rights of way, conceptual design, engineering, procurement, project and construction management, construction, maintenance, technical site evaluations and other consulting services.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release contains certain forward-looking statements regarding the future events or the future financial performance of Arendal. These statements reflect management's current views with respect to future events or financial performance, and are based on management's current assumptions and information currently available and are not guarantees of the Company's future performance. The timing of certain events and actual results could differ materially from those projected or contemplated by the forward-looking statements due to a number of factors including, but not limited to those inherent to operating in a highly regulated industry, strong competition, commercial and financial execution and economic conditions, among others.

For additional information please contact:
Gerardo Marcelo Villareal Lozano
Email: gerardo.villarreal@arendal.com.mx 
Tel.: +52-81-8133-4831 ext. 261

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