DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. (“DIRTT”, the “Company”, “we” or “us”) (Nasdaq: DRTT, TSX: DRT), an interior construction company that uses proprietary software to design, manufacture and install fully customizable environments, announced today that its board of directors (the “Board”) has received a requisition pursuant to section 142 of the Business Corporations Act (Alberta). The requisition requests a special meeting of the Company’s shareholders be called to consider removing from office six (6) of the independent directors of the Company and replacing them with hand-picked nominees of Mr. Aron English of 22NW Fund, LP.
The Board (or a Committee thereof) will review the requisition to, among other things, determine its validity. The Company will respond to the requisition in due course. Shareholders are not required to take any action at this time.
DIRTT has retained McMillan LLP as its legal advisor and Kingsdale Advisors as its strategic shareholder advisor and proxy solicitation agent.
DIRTT is a global leader in industrialized construction. Its system of physical products and digital tools empowers organizations, together with construction and design leaders, to build high-performing, adaptable, interior environments. Operating in the commercial, healthcare, education, and public sector markets, DIRTT’s system provides total design freedom, and greater certainty in cost, schedule, and outcomes. Headquartered in the US and Canada, DIRTT trades on Nasdaq under the symbol “DRTT” and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “DRT”.