ADF Group Inc. to build a new structural steel fabrication complex in Great Falls, Montana, U.S.A.

ADF Group Inc. to build a new structural steel fabrication complex in Great 
Falls, Montana, U.S.A. 
TERREBONNE, QC, Nov. 5, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - ADF GROUP INC. ("ADF" or the 
"Corporation") (TSX: DRX) announced today that the Corporation's Board of 
Directors approved an estimated US$24 million plan to build a new 9,290 square 
meter (or 100,000 ft(2)) structural steel fabrication complex on an 100 acres 
industrial land located in Great Falls, in the State of Montana, U.S.A. 
Under its U.S. subsidiary banner, ADF International Inc., the Corporation will 
be operating by the second half of 2013 its new fabrication plant which will 
be equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, similar to those at its 
Terrebonne fabrication plant. The annual fabrication capacity of this new 
plant is estimated at more than 25,000 tons. 
Moreover, adjacent to its new facility, ADF will set-up a large structural 
steel fabrication and pre-assembly yard, which will provide an important 
competitive edge to rapidly and effectively serve new sectors and fast growing 
markets 
"Our expansion project has been very well received by Great Falls' and 
Montana's authorities. We are particularly pleased with the collaboration and 
support we received from local representatives toward the achievement of our 
investment project, which will contribute to the economic development of this 
beautiful region" said Mr. Jean Paschini, Chairman of the Board and Chief 
Executive Officer. 
In addition to broadening its geographic footprint westward, this strategic 
investment will also give ADF access to the U.S. public infrastructures market 
segment. 
"During the past months, we have studied many other sites to set-up a second 
plant, and we have chosen Great Falls in Montana for its strategic geographic 
location. Situated at 160 km from Alberta's border, the City of Great Falls 
will allow ADF to pursue its development both in Canada and the United States. 
We are very excited and confident about this key investment for ADF Group's 
future", added Mr. Paschini. 
"We are very proud and excited to have this world-class company choose Great 
Falls for its western expansion", stated Mr. Brett Doney, President and CEO of 
Great Falls Development Authority. "Situated between Calgary and Salt Lake 
City, Great Falls is well positioned for the high growth regions of western 
Canada and the U.S. We are impressed with ADF's vision and professionalism, 
and look forward to supporting the company's long-term growth and success in 
Montana". 
"We are extremely excited with today's announcement. Since our first 
communication, we've been nothing but impressed with ADF and their people. The 
process to get this done has required a lot of hard work on behalf of many; 
that said it's also been a lot of fun to work together to make this a reality. 
ADF is truly a family-run company that is going to fit in and be a huge 
addition to the region of Great Falls and is going to provide a lot of really 
good jobs for hard working people. Making this happen is a testament to what 
we are capable of in Great Falls", added Mr. Jeremiah Johnson, Vice 
President-Marketing of Great Falls Development Authority. 
The work on the yard's infrastructure and the ground breaking on the 
construction of the new facility are set for the spring of 2013. Other 
expansion phases at this new facility could be considered in future years, as 
demands grow. 
About ADF Group Inc. 
ADF Group Inc. is a North American leader in the design and engineering of 
connections, fabrication and installation of complex steel structures, heavy 
steel built-ups, as well as in miscellaneous and architectural metals for the 
non residential construction industry. ADF Group Inc. is one of the few 
players in the industry capable of handling highly technically complex mega 
projects on fast-track schedules in the commercial, institutional, industrial 
and public sectors. 
Forward-Looking Information 
This press release contains forward-looking statements reflecting ADF 
objectives and expectations. These statements are identified by the use of 
verbs such as "expect" as well as by the use of future or conditional tenses. 
By their very nature these types of statements involve risks and uncertainty. 
Consequently, reality may differ from ADF's expectations. 
Jean Paschini, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer 
Jean-François Boursier, CPA, CA, Chief Financial Officer Telephone: (450) 
965-1911 / 1 (800) 263-7560 Web Site:www.adfgroup.com 
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fabrication plant to be built in Great Falls, Montana, U.S.A. (CNW Group/ADF 
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CO: ADF GROUP INC.
ST: Montana
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