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Pacesetter Employees Raise Funds for Fort McMurray Wildfire Relief

May 20, 2016
By Business Wire News

CALGARY, Alberta

Pacesetter Directional recently held a BBQ in order to raise funds for The Canadian Red Cross in support of those affected and displaced by the Fort McMurray wildfires. Attendees raised a total of $6,210 and Pacesetter is pleased to match the donations raised, bringing the donation total to $12,420.

“In response to the recent events in Fort McMurray, I’m very proud that our employees immediately came together to organize an event to support the relief efforts,” said Pacesetter President Chris Afseth. “Pacesetter will be matching the donations received at our fundraising BBQ in hopes to help out those impacted by this devastating fire.”

About Pacesetter Directional Drilling Ltd.

Pacesetter is a performance driven directional drilling company with a unique combination of experienced personnel, engineering know-how and cutting edge technology. Our goal on every well is to reach the target in the most cost-effective fashion.

Pacesetter is a technical leader in the directional drilling industry. Our inventory of advanced drilling tools includes the newest generation of MWD tools that were custom designed by Pacesetter team members. Our equipment offers greater functionality and reliability than the older technology being used by our competitors.

We work in close partnership with clients to develop a custom strategy for each well. We apply our leading technical know-how and years of field experience to select the optimum bit and motor combination from the industry’s leading suppliers and our own inventory of advanced drilling equipment. For more information on Pacesetter, visit

Pacesetter Directional Drilling Ltd.
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