SOURCE: H2scan

June 19, 2008 12:29 ET

H2scan Completes Upgrade and Construction of State-of-the-Art Manufacturing and Research & Development Facility

VALENCIA, CA--(Marketwire - June 19, 2008) - H2scan Corporation today announced the Company has completed the upgrade and construction of a state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facility at the Company's corporate headquarters in Valencia, California.

The upgrade was conducted to support H2scan's efforts in continuing to manufacture high-quality products, which has been central to the Company's success and industry growth to date. President & CEO Dennis Reid stated, "The upgrade is part of our overall commitment to providing exceptional products that contain the most advanced hydrogen sensing technology. R&D is one of our top priorities and plays an important role in the innovation process."

The upgrade allows H2scan to meet customer demand without sacrificing its commitment to quality control. Bob Delia, Manufacturing Manager, commented, "Not only does this expand our manufacturing capabilities, but ensures that product is delivered to our customers on time."

Further information is available by calling 661-775-9575 or at www.h2scan.com. To be added to H2scan's corporate e-mail list, please send an e-mail to investorrelations@h2scan.com.

About H2scan (www.h2scan.com)

H2scan is the leading provider of high performance hydrogen specific sensor systems that provide accurate monitoring and control functions for a wide range of applications, including control systems, safety monitoring and alarm systems. H2scan also provides portable, hand-held configurations for easy leak detection and monitoring.

H2scan's hydrogen specific sensing systems based on a patented "Chip on a flex" technology are able to detect and measure hydrogen without false readings or expensive support equipment required. The sensing systems are able to detect hydrogen in air down to 15 ppm concentration over a wide range of temperatures without cross-sensitivities to other gases. The ability to operate with or without the presence of oxygen with no interference from CO, sulfur or chlorine separates H2scan from all other in-line measuring technologies.

The company's solid technology was developed at Sandia National Laboratory and the U.S. Department of Energy and is only available commercially through H2scan.

H2scan Corporation is headquartered in Valencia, California, and was formed in 2002 with capital assistance from the Ravinia Venture Fund and Vancouver-based Chrysalix Energy Limited Partnership, that includes Ballard Power Systems Inc., Shell Hydrogen, The BOC Group, BASF Venture Capital and Mitsubishi Corporation.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Steve Hoviss
    H2scan
    28486 Westinghouse Place
    Suite 100
    Valencia, CA 91355
    Tel: 661-775-9575 ext.621
    Fax: 661-775-9515
    Email: shoviss@h2scan.com