Epic Data International Inc.
TSX VENTURE : EKD

Epic Data International Inc.

August 24, 2010 16:34 ET

Defense Contractor Selects Epic Data's Manufacturing Operations Labor Management System

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 24, 2010) - Epic Data (TSX VENTURE:EKD), a provider of manufacturing operations management and real-time data collection solutions, today announced the company has been awarded a contract by a leading U.S. defense contractor to enhance their enterprise manufacturing system by providing new labor management software functionality. The Epic Data system will provide the customer with greater intelligence tools to control the high value labor component in their sophisticated aircraft manufacturing operations.

The project has a very aggressive timeline with completion scheduled for the end of this year. Epic Data continues to work closely with the customer's project team to ensure that the solution meets their timeline and delivers the required results.

Epic Data has a long-standing 30 year relationship as a supplier of manufacturing data collection and operations management systems to this market leading customer, and the Epic Data systems have a strong track record of helping the customer achieve higher efficiency and productivity.

About Epic Data International Inc.

Epic Data International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EKD) is a provider of shop floor data collection and warehouse management solutions. For over 35 years Epic Data has delivered real-time shop floor information to the world's most progressive discrete manufacturers through turnkey data collection, warehouse management and lean manufacturing operations management solutions. Defense contractors, aerospace, automotive, high technology and industrial equipment & machinery manufacturers, employ Epic Data solutions to optimize the ROI of their manufacturing IT infrastructure investments and operations by increasing plant productivity, materials visibility and production velocity. Customers include Lockheed Martin, Bell Helicopter, Komatsu, Bombardier Learjet, CAE Inc., Kingfisher (B&Q) plc, Joy Mining Machinery, Cobham Defence Communications Ltd., GE Aircraft Engine, Contour Premium Aircraft Seating, McBride plc, Phoenix Contact, Rolls-Royce and Volvo.

Note: Forward-looking statements in this news release are based on current expectations of management. Epic Data cautions investors that, due to risks and uncertainties, actual events may differ materially from current expectations.

Contact Information

  • Epic Data International Inc.
    Ruby Bleiker
    Director, Marketing
    604-273-9146
    www.epicdata.com