SOURCE: Suntron

October 15, 2008 18:00 ET

Suntron Corporation Awarded Contract From Wurldtech for Achilles Satellite Platform

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - October 15, 2008) - Suntron Corporation, a leading provider of integrated electronic manufacturing solutions (EMS) and Commercial Off The Shelf Technology (COTS) design solutions with six (6) North American Facilities, announced today an agreement to design and manufacture for Wurldtech™ Security Technologies, (www.wurldtech.com), a leading provider of cyber risk and compliance management solutions for industrial automation industries worldwide, various platform products in support of Wurldtech's Achilles™ Satellite Platform.

As part of the design and manufacturing award by Wurldtech, Suntron will integrate the complete Wurldtech Achilles Satellite Platform in Suntron's Open System Solutions (OSS) facility located in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

The Suntron (OSS) facility specializes in system design, integration, new product introduction, manufacturing, direct order fulfillment, product life cycle management, and supply chain management services based on COTS technology.

According to Mr. Sam Roberts, Development Manager for Wurldtech, "Suntron's service offering allowed us to reduce development costs and time-to-market, while being able to focus on sales, market analyses and software development. Their knowledge of the COTS market place and previous experiences allowed us to foresee and navigate around potential road blocks which resulted in going from a concept, to a fully certified marketable product in six (6) months."

Suntron's OSS General Manager Mr. Roger White added, "Wurldtech needed more than the typical 'appliance vendor.' They needed a partner who could provide a custom, instantly recognizable platform on an aggressive schedule. Suntron's ability to work in a dynamic environment, coupled with our electrical and mechanical engineering expertise, made Suntron's Open System's Solutions Group the clear choice."

About Wurldtech™ Security Technologies, Inc.

Wurldtech™ Security Technologies, headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada, is a leading provider of cyber-risk and compliance management solutions for industrial automation industries worldwide. Wurldtech has a proven track record in recognizing and responding to cyber-security threats; developed the industry's first available controller certification program; and has certified the largest number of products from global suppliers of the systems used in today's critical infrastructures. Wurldtech is committed to delivering breakthrough products and services that help protect global critical infrastructure and address the security needs of major industrial organizations and government agencies worldwide. For more information about Wurldtech, please visit www.wurldtech.com.

About Suntron Corporation:

Suntron delivers complete manufacturing services and solutions to support the entire life cycle of highly complex products in the industrial, semiconductor capital equipment, aerospace & defense, networking & telecommunications, and medical market segments. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Suntron operates four (4) full-service manufacturing facilities, two (2) quick-turn manufacturing facilities, one (1) COTS manufacturing facility and a Design Services Group co-located in our COTS facility all in North America. Suntron is involved in product design, engineering services, cable and harness production, printed circuit card assembly, box build, large scale and complex system integration, Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) design solutions and test engineering (http://www.suntroncorp.com/).

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