Merrick Systems Lafayette Office Expands

HOUSTON, TX – (May 21, 2007) – Merrick Systems Inc. is pleased to announce the expansion of its Lafayette office. In 2006, Merrick experienced a 45% growth in staff across its global locations. Merrick’s Lafayette office continues to serve as a key development center and provides additional support for our many Gulf of Mexico clients.

Merrick is headquartered in Houston, Texas with locations in Calgary, Lafayette, Villahermosa, Abu Dhabi, Dammam, Minsk, Bangkok, & Tripoli.

About Merrick Systems, Inc.

Merrick is a leader in upstream oil and gas technology industry. Merrick Systems produces sophisticated, data-driven software that helps the upstream oil and gas industry manage and exploit assets. The company offers a variety of products to meet the full range of production and operational needs: field data capture, hydrocarbon accounting, regulatory compliance, web-based production monitoring, drilling operations, and engineering workflow management. www.MerrickSystems.com.