MONCTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwired - Aug. 28, 2015) - Major Drilling Group International Inc. (TSX:MDI) (the "Company") today reported that it will release its first quarter results, ended July 31, 2015, on Thursday, September 10, 2015 after the close of the markets.

Webcast/Conference Call Details

Francis McGuire, President & Chief Executive Officer, and Denis Larocque, Chief Financial Officer, invite you to participate in a webcast/conference call on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern to discuss Major Drilling Group International Inc.'s first quarter results for fiscal 2016.

To access the webcast, which includes a slide presentation, please go to the investors/webcast section of the Major Drilling website at and click on the link. Please note that this is listen-only mode.

To participate in the conference call please dial 416-340-2216 and ask for Major Drilling's first quarter results conference call. To ensure your participation, please call in approximately five minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call.

For those unable to participate, a taped rebroadcast will be available approximately one hour after completion of the call until midnight, Friday, September 25, 2015. To access the rebroadcast, dial 905-694-9451 and enter the passcode 5147175. The webcast will also be archived for one year and can be accessed on the Major Drilling website (

Major Drilling's Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern at the TMX Broadcast Centre, Gallery, The Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West, Toronto Ontario.

About Major Drilling Group International Inc.

Based in Moncton, New Brunswick, Major Drilling Group International Inc. is one of the world's largest metals and minerals contract drilling services companies. To support its customers' mining operations, mineral exploration and environmental activities, Major Drilling maintains field operations and offices in Canada, the United States, Mexico, South America, Asia, and Africa.

Contact Information:

Major Drilling Group International Inc.
Chantal Melanson
(506) 857-8636