High Sierra Implements Blackline Work Alone System
March 3, 2011
High Sierra Energy Implements Loner for Work Alone Safety at Underground Gas Storage Facility
CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – March 3, 2011) – Blackline GPS Corp. (TSX VENTURE:BLN) High Sierra Monroe, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of High Sierra Energy, LP has selected Lone Worker Safety Solutions Inc. and Blackline GPS (“Blackline” or “the Company”) to provide a worker safety solution at Monroe Gas Storage which operates an underground depleted reservoir for natural gas storage services.
Director of Operations for Monroe Gas Storage, Frank Hiland stated, “We were looking for a safety product that was both durable, easy to use, and protected our employees in the most efficient and cost effective manner. In our view, Loner was the best solution on the market and a brilliant way to help protect our workers along miles of pipeline that we service”.
Monroe Gas Storage Company provides firm and interruptible natural gas storage services and interconnects with two major pipelines (Texas Eastern Transmission Company (“TETCO”) and Tennessee Gas Pipeline (“TGP”). The storage field serves the expanding energy needs of Mississippi and other areas of the Southeast, as well as the Mid-Continent and Northeastern United States.
The solution implementation was provided using the services of Lone Worker Safety Solutions, Inc., a distribution partner of Blackline GPS. Brad McIntosh, President of Lone Worker Safety Solutions said, “The Loner GPS has provided Monroe with reduced total cost of ownership, increased productivity and provides real safety in the field. The Blackline product selection for Monroe was the best choice and demonstrates the cross functionality of markets that this reliable solution can address”.
About High Sierra Energy, L.P: is a holding company that identifies, acquires, manages and integrates businesses and revenue generating assets in the natural resources industry, primarily in connection with the transportation, processing, storage and marketing of hydrocarbons. Founded in 2004, they are headquartered in Denver, CO.
Lone Worker Safety Solutions Inc. offers industry specific Safety Products to protect Lone Workers. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Lone Worker Safety Solutions services corporate North America for mobile, facility, or remote safety protection.
About Blackline GPS Corp.: Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Blackline is an industrial safety and commercial product manufacturer. The company solutions address work environments focused on employee safety, while also offering connected hardware to improve security and communicate logistical information of company assets. The industrial business is also aimed at legislated and regulated markets which exist largely around the globe. The company also maintains a suite of products and services which service the consumer and retail environment. Blackline’s technology, dedication and vision combine to create an ever-growing suite of tools designed to Protect. Share. Connect™. For more information visit www.blacklinegps.com.
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