SOURCE: Hampson Industries PLC

Hampson Industries PLC

June 20, 2011 12:24 ET

Hampson Aerospace Tooling Solutions Inks Long-Term Agreement With a Major Satellite Manufacturer for Reflector Molds

PARIS--(Marketwire - Jun 20, 2011) - PARIS AIR SHOW, Hall 2b, Stand F155 -- Hampson Aerospace Tooling Solutions (Hampson), a division of Hampson Aerospace, announced it has signed a long-term agreement with a leading satellite manufacturer to supply reflector molds. Hampson has been producing tight tolerance satellite molds for over two decades.

Note: Hampson Industries, PLC will be at the 49thParis Air Show in Le Bourget exhibition center, June 20 to 26, 2011. The company will be located in Hall 2b, Stand F155.

"We are excited at the opportunity to continue to build on our expertise in high precision satellite molds," stated Paul Walsh, Hampson Aerospace Tooling Solutions Divisional Chief Executive Officer. "Our success in signing this contract is a reflection of our ability to partner long term with our customers and deliver them increasing value."

Based in Santa Ana, Calif., Hampson Tooling Solution's Coast Composites, Inc. is one of the world's leading, most experienced suppliers of large, tight-tolerance tooling systems for the defense, commercial aerospace, and space/satellite industries. Since its inception in 1992, tools designed and manufactured by Hampson have played a critical role in the design, pre-production and production phases of many of the most important programs in aerospace.

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Hampson Industries PLC is the world leader in the design and manufacture of close-tolerance tooling and assembly systems, as well as holding leading positions for composite and metallic components and aero structures. The Group's end-to-end solution for its customers from engineering and project management through manufacturing and logistics has lead to numerous customer awards. With global operations, it serves the commercial and military aerospace markets from 12 facilities in the US, UK, and India.

Hampson Industries PLC is listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE: HAMP). For more information, visit: www.hampsongroup.com.

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