SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (date of earliest event reported): January 18, 2013
Compressco Partners, L.P.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On January 18, 2013, the Board of Directors of Compressco Partners GP Inc. (the “Board of Directors”), the general partner of Compressco Partners, L.P. (the “Partnership”), declared a cash distribution attributable to the quarter ended December 31, 2012 of $0.42 per outstanding unit, which is an increase of $0.0225 per outstanding unit over the previous quarterly distribution of $0.3975 per outstanding unit. The distribution will be payable on February 15, 2013 to the Partnership’s unitholders of record as of the close of business on February 1, 2013.
Also on January 18, 2013, the Partnership issued a press release announcing that it plans to publicly release its financial results for the full year ended December 31, 2012 on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 and will hold a conference call at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time on that day to discuss the financial results.
A copy of the press release announcing the cash distribution and schedule for the financial results release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.