February 27, 2003
ATI Airtest Technologies Inc. (CDNX Symbol AAT)
Circon Systems Announces Partnership with AirTest
[Richmond British Columbia]- Circon Systems Corporation, a solutions
partner and manufacturer of integrated building automation systems,
is pleased to announce the addition of AirTest Technologies to the
Complementary Partner Program. AirTest specializes in the application
of cost effective, state-of-the-art gas monitoring technology to
ensure the comfort, security, health and energy efficiency of buildings.
AirTest is a technology integrator utilizing the best sensing
technologies available to provide high performance solutions with
competitive prices. AirTest Technologies' product line offers sensing
elements for 20 commonly measured gases and includes LonWorks enabled
sensors which provide temperature sensing and carbon dioxide detection
in a wall or duct mount unit. AirTest performs all testing and sensor
calibration in-house, insuring strict adherence to product quality
guidelines plus placing a strong focus on sales support and training,
making them a valuable addition to the growing Complementary Partners
ABOUT CIRCON SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Circon Systems Corporation is a total solutions provider of open,
interoperable and integrated facility automation products and services.
More than a leading-edge provider and manufacturer of LonWorks based
products, Circon is dedicated to helping its System Integrator customers
apply the most appropriate technologies, tools, products and services
to a wide variety of facility automation and control requirements.
Since its inception in 1992, Circon has focused on developing open
systems solutions for the rapidly expanding and dynamic building
automation market and was the first North American company to introduce
a fully integrated, LonWorks based building control system. In October
1998, GE became a strategic investor in Circon. The Circon/GE partnership
provides Circon with a knowledgeable investor and strategic business
partner, and access to its worldwide distribution and selling channels.
Circon Systems is based in Vancouver, British Columbia, with operations
in North America and System Integrator partners worldwide. As a
member of Echelon Corporation's Open Systems Alliance, Circon Systems
is able to co-brand its System Integrator partners as Circon LonWorks
Integrators and Echelon OSA members. For more information please
visit Circon Systems' Website at www.circon.com.
ABOUT AIRTEST TECHNOLOGIES
AirTest Technologies has headquarters in Delta, BC and specializes
in the application of cost effective, state-of-the-art gas monitoring
technology to ensure the comfort, security, health and energy efficiency
of buildings. AirTest Technologies was incorporated in 1996 and
is listed on the Canadian Venture Exchange. For more information
please visit AirTest Technologies' website at airtest.com.
Statements about the Company's future expectations and all other
statements in this press release other than historical facts are
"forward looking statements". The Company intends that
such forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbours
created thereby. Since these statements involve risks and uncertainties
and are subject to change at any time, the Company's actual results
may differ materially from the expected results. The Canadian Venture
Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for
the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
For further information, please contact:
Georgia West Management Inc.
Phone: (604) 868 1000
Toll Free: (877) 868 1001
The Canadian Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.