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Major Drilling Announces Election of Directors

MONCTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwired - Sept. 14, 2015) - Major Drilling Group International Inc. ("Major Drilling" or the "Corporation") (TSX:MDI) is pleased to announce that all director nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated July 17, 2015 (the "Circular") were elected as directors of Major Drilling in the course of the annual meeting of shareholders of the Corporation (the "Meeting") held September 11, 2015 in Toronto, Ontario.

Each of the ten director nominees listed in the Circular was elected by the holders of common shares of the Corporation on a vote by show of hands. The Corporation received the following proxy votes from the holders of common shares with respect to the election of the ten director nominees:

Director Nominee   Votes For   % For   Votes Withheld   % Withheld
Edward J. Breiner   66,339,147   99.97   17,132   0.03
Jean Desrosiers   66,339,347   99.97   16,932   0.03
Fred J. Dyment   64,460,691   97.14   1,895,588   2.86
David A. Fennell   61,528,660   92.72   4,827,619   7.28
Denis Larocque   66,168,741   99.72   187,538   0.28
Francis P. McGuire   66,199,727   99.76   156,552   0.24
Catherine McLeod-Seltzer   64,627,597   97.39   1,728,682   2.61
Janice G. Rennie   64,582,436   97.33   1,773,843   2.67
David B. Tennant   62,981,538   94.91   3,374,741   5.09
Jo Mark Zurel   64,585,453   97.33   1,770,826   2.67

The formal report on voting results with respect to all matters voted upon during the Meeting will be filed with the regulatory authorities shortly.

About Major Drilling Group International Inc.

Major Drilling Group International Inc. is one of the world's largest drilling services companies primarily serving the mining industry. To support its customers' varied exploration drilling requirements, Major Drilling maintains field operations and offices in Canada, the United States, Mexico, South America, Asia, and Africa. Major Drilling provides all types of drilling services including surface and underground coring, directional, reverse circulation, sonic, geotechnical, environmental, water-well, coal-bed methane, shallow gas and underground percussive/longhole drilling.

Major Drilling Group International Inc.
Denis Larocque
Chief Executive Officer
(506) 857-9211
(506) 857-8636

Source: Marketwired (September 14, 2015 - 12:06 PM EDT)

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