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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

Orbit Garant Drilling Closes $60 Million IPO and Secondary Offering

2008

Areas Corporate Finance and Securities, Mining and Natural Resources, Tax

Summary

Goodmans represented Orbit Garant Drilling Inc. in connection with its initial public offering of 7,505,006 common shares at a price of $4.00 per share for total gross proceeds to Orbit Garant of $30,020,024 as well as the secondary offering by shareholders of Orbit Garant of 7,494,994 common shares for total gross proceeds to the selling shareholders of $29,979,976. The offering was underwritten by a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC World Markets Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc. and including National Bank Financial Inc., GMP Securities L.P. and Desjardins Securities Inc. Orbit Garant is one of the largest Canadian-based drilling companies, providing both underground and surface drilling services in Canada and internationally.