BIRD CONSTRUCTION INC. ANNOUNCES NEW CONTRACT AWARDS TOTALLING $100 MILLION

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Bird Construction Inc. announced today that it has recently been awarded a number of construction contracts totalling approximately $100 million. The projects involve both civil and building construction activity to serve the needs of industrial clients in northern Alberta. The awards will be added to Bird’s backlog in the third quarter of 2013. The revenue derived from the projects is expected to be put in place by mid-2015.

Bird’s President and CEO, Tim Talbott, stated that “these awards are the culmination of many months’ work by our procurement teams, and while the construction marketplace remains competitive, these projects will contribute positively to our financial results during their construction life.”

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that will occur in the future. Many factors could cause actual results and developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

The Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

For further information contact:
T.J. Talbott, President & C.E.O or
S.R. Entwistle, C.F.O
Bird Construction Inc.
5700 Explorer Drive, Suite 400
Mississauga, ON L4W 0C6
Phone: (905) 602-4122 Fax: (905) 602-1516
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