SOURCE: HERC Products Incorporated

February 28, 2008 17:17 ET

HERC Awarded Contracts on Four U.S. Navy Ships

Total Revenues to Exceed $850,000

PORTSMOUTH, VA--(Marketwire - February 28, 2008) - HERC Products, Incorporated (PINKSHEETS: HERC) announces four purchase orders for large cleaning projects in support of prime contractors in San Diego, CA and Tidewater, VA.

HERC has been awarded work by Continental Maritime of San Diego/Northrop Grumman, British Aerospace Engineering (BAE), Tecnico and NASSCO/General Dynamics to clean systems on board the USS Denver, USS Bunker Hill, USS Enterprise and the USS Bonhomme Richard. As this work is for the prime contractors, it is in addition to the work being performed under the Company's contract with the Navy for these services.

HERC Chairman S. Steven Carl reports, "We are very excited about the volume of work coming from the prime contractors in addition to the work we are receiving through our Navy contract. We believe it proves we are recognized as the leader in providing these services on all classes of ships and ship systems."

The USS Denver, USS Bunker Hill and USS Bonhomme Richard will be completed during the first half of the year. The USS Enterprise will be completed at Newport News Shipbuilding by the end of October, 2008.

HERC Products, Incorporated ( provides proprietary infrastructure products and services to federal, municipal, commercial and industrial, and retail markets. Our Marine Technology division provides water and waste water system rehabilitation and renewal services to federal customers. Our Water Technology division provides waste water rehabilitation services to municipal customers. Simplex Building Products, Inc. provides fencing, decking, and railing products, under the Polytimber brand name (, and window products to commercial, industrial and retail customers.

This press release contains forward-looking information. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any such forward-looking statements, each of which speaks only as of the date made. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, which are disclosed in the Company's previously filed SEC reports.

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