SOURCE: HERC Products, Incorporated

March 10, 2008 11:28 ET

HERC Awarded Historic Tall Ship Project

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - HERC Products, Incorporated (PINKSHEETS: HERC) announces that the Company has been selected by the U.S. Coast Guard to provide pipe rehabilitation services on the historic ship, U.S.C.G. Barque Eagle ( through the Company's contract with the Mid Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center of the U.S. Navy.

The Eagle provides training for U.S.C.G. Cadets. During the training the ship participates in tall ship events in the United States and around the world.

HERC Chairman S. Steven Carl reports, "We are very excited to be working on this historic vessel. The Eagle is the largest tall ship flying the stars and stripes. We appreciate the opportunity to provide the highest level of services our Company can provide for the benefit of the ship, her crew and the U.S. Coast Guard."

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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