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CANADIAN MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AWARDS C.H. HEIST, LTD. $1.2 MILLION BRIDGE CONTRACT

 CLEARWATER, Fla., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- C.H. Heist Corporation (AMEX: HST) announced today that its Canadian affiliate, C.H. Heist, Ltd., has been awarded a $1,234,000 contract to sandblast and paint the Little Pic River Bridge. The bridge is located in the remote area of Ontario, halfway between Sault Ste. Marie and Thunder Bay. The project, scheduled for a May 1993 start date, has a completion date of September 1993. The work will be handled out of Heist's Sudbury, Ontario office.
 C.H. Heist, president and chairman of the Heist organization, viewed the contract "as a welcome break in the long drought of the Canadian recession." He added, "It is a positive sign that the Ministry of Transportation is funding projects which will protect Canada's all- important infrastructure."
 Heist, and its Canadian affiliate, C.H. Heist, Ltd., is a multifaceted industrial services firm specializing in cleaning and maintenance services for a wide range of industries, including chemical, petrochemical, power generation, pulp and paper, mining, nuclear and metallurigical plants and mills, especially those producing iron and steel.
 C.H. Heist Corporation is listed on the American Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "HST." Subsidiaries include: Pipe & Boiler Insulation, Inc., an installer and distributor of insulation materials, with emphasis on the industrial sector; Ablest Service Corp., a temporary help organization serving business, professional and industrial sectors with both white and blue collar professionals.
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 /CONTACT: Richard J. O'Neil of C.H. Heist Corp., 813-461-5656/
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