Versarian Enter Graphene Space With Acquisition Of Manchester Based Firm.

14 April 2014 Versarien plc (AIM: VRS), the advanced engineering materials group, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 85 per cent. of the issued share capital of 2-DTech from The University of Manchester.  2-DTech specialises in the supply, characterisation and early stage development of graphene products.  The total consideration for the Acquisition is £440,000 to be settled by a mix of cash and new ordinary shares.

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Grafoid Appoints Strategic Advisor

Thomas H. Cruikshank, former chairman/CEO of U.S. giant Halliburton

OTTAWA – April 8, 2014 – Mr. Gary Economo, Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner of Grafoid Inc. (“Grafoid” or the “Company”) announced today the appointment of Mr. Thomas H. Cruikshank as a strategic advisor to the Company.

Grafoid, with R&D and production facilities in Singapore, Canada and the United States, is an advanced, complete solutions graphene technologies company. Grafoid deems MesoGraf™ the global standard for high-energy density graphene from a globally patented process. That process uniquely transforms raw, unprocessed graphite ore to affordable and scalable, high-purity few layer graphene.

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