Cattron, a Unit of Laird Technologies, to Attend 2011 Canadian Mining and Industrial Expo

Company to Exhibit Mining Products Designed for Safety and Productivity

St. Louis, Missouri, USA - Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announced it will be attending the 2011 Canadian Mining and Industrial Expo. The event will be held at the Exhibition Center on Falconbridge Road in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, April 27 - 28, 2011. Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, will be located at booth numbers 52 & 53.

With a focus on underground mining, Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, will display products aimed at increasing safety and productivity, including its underground communication system (SIAMnet), mining remote systems, and industrial remote systems. A PowerPoint presentation displaying the different mining systems that Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, has available on the market will be shown at the booth, along with product demonstrations that attendees can interact with.

"The 2011 Canadian Mining and Industrial Expo is a popular event, as trade shows are always well received in the mining industry. This show affords Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, the opportunity to meet and directly interact with the many levels of management within these mining companies, and to also make key contacts as well," said Eric Brouillette, Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, Vice President of Marketing & Sales - Mining. "The event also lets Cattron demonstrate how it leverages its extensive industry knowledge and diversity into the mining products it produces. These products, in turn, provide increased safety and productivity in mines throughout the world."

The Canadian Mining and Industrial Expo is considered Canada's leading mining trade show, and takes place in the heart of Canada's mining cluster. The show consists of between 160 to 200 mining suppliers, and thousands of attendees, from around the world.

About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies designs and manufactures customized, performance-critical products for wireless and other advanced electronics applications.

The company is a global market leader in the design and supply of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding, thermal management products, specialty metal products, signal integrity components, and antenna solutions, as well as radio frequency (RF) modules and wireless remote controls and systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 12,000 employees in more than 48 facilities located in 16 countries.

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