SOURCE: EarthSearch Communications International, Inc. (East Coast Diversified Corp.)

February 04, 2011 14:55 ET

EarthSearch Announces Delivery on Purchase Order to AbsoluteIT for Construction Projects in Dubai

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - February 4, 2011) -  East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTCBB: ECDC), through its subsidiary EarthSearch Communications, Inc., announces purchase order and shipment to AbsoluteIT for construction and refinery projects in Dubai to provide access control in remote desert construction sites with limited communication and power source.

EarthSearch's Solar Powered "LogiBoxx" integrated GPS/RFID system will be deployed to provide a communication gateway using GSM and 3G mobile technology, while providing monitoring of employees and staff accessing the facilities in Dubai.

"Our technology once again proves to be robust and versatile in providing solutions needed by the client," said Kayode Aladesuyi, CEO of ECDC. "The Middle East is a fast growing emerging market, especially in Dubai, which projects construction growth of nearly 20% per year from 2011 to 2013."

Refinery Security

In addition, the LogiBoxx system will provide for increase access control and security for the refinery projects, which has become a main focus at a number of remote facilities throughout the Persian Gulf region. The system will provide real-time monitoring of staff and employees entering the facility, which would provide for enhanced security management for these refineries.

"Dubai has been a leader in implementing Green Energy technology within the region, and our solar powered LogiBoxx system keeps with that aspect, but also will provide a clean energy supply for the system in all their remote locations while providing for enhanced access security," said Mr. Aladesuyi.

About EarthSearch Communications

EarthSearch Communications, an ECDC Company (OTCBB: ECDC), is a US-based business whose flagship product, LogiBoxx™, integrates GPS and RFID at the hardware level. When combined with its proprietary Global Asset Tracking and Identification System (GATIS) middleware, LogiBoxx and GATIS become the centerpieces of a LogiBoxx Certified Solution. An unprecedented business decision-making tool, a LogiBoxx Certified Solution offers continuous visibility within the Supply Chain, Logistics, and Asset Management and Control industries. Along with its integrated, patent-pending GPS and RFID technologies, EarthSearch also offers a complete line of innovative RFID solutions. Its expertise with GPS and RFID technologies, combined with exceptional support and service facilities, distinguishes EarthSearch as a leading manufacturer and supplier of real-time location solutions in the marketplace. For more information on EarthSearch, visit www.earthsearch.us.

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