OMNI Increases Senior Credit Facility to $12 Million

Omni Energy Services Corp., (Nasdaq: OMNI), has increased from $8 million to $12 million, the capacity under its Senior Working Capital Revolver with Whitehall Business Credit Corporation, a member of The Webster Financial Corporation, headquartered in Waterbury, Connecticut. The increase in the line of credit will be used to meet anticipated needs resulting from future business expansion and provide working capital. Other terms of the Company's existing agreement remain unchanged.

"The increase in our Senior Working Capital Revolver is critical in our plans to continue restructuring and expanding our operations," said James C. Eckert, Chief Executive Officer. "The increase in this credit facility provides us with the flexibility necessary for our current needs and meet the requirements of future expectations," added Eckert. "This increase in our Senior Working Capital Revolver facilitates our ability to complete certain business opportunities currently under consideration. We remain pleased with the opportunity to continue our relationship with such a fine lending institution. The association with Webster has not only been instrumental to our recent success but it is critical to our plans to maximize shareholder value," concluded Eckert.