Total to Distribute Cash

Total Energy Services says that its cash distribution for the month of October 2007 in the amount of Cdn. $0.095 per trust unit will be paid on November 15, 2007 to unit holders of record on October 31, 2007. The ex-distribution date is October 29, 2007.

Total is a growth oriented energy services income trust involved in contract drilling services, drilling and production rentals and natural gas compression equipment fabrication, sales, rental and service. The trust units of Total are listed and trade on the TSX under the symbol "TOT.UN".