Fla. (December 20, 2005) Sypris Test & Measurement, Inc., a subsidiary
of Sypris Solutions, Inc., (Nasdaq/NM: SYPR) today announced that it
has been awarded a multi-year contract from Eastman Kodak Corporation.
Under terms of the contract, Sypris Test & Measurement will
provide a suite of on-site and depot services to Kodak's Rochester,
New York campus including all metrology-related functions. Sypris will
provide Kodak both logistical and technical services related to the
calibration and repair of electrical, mechanical and thermodynamic test
and measurement equipment.
"This award culminates a lengthy evaluation
and selection process conducted by Kodak to replace a world class internal
operation," said Cliff Ambrose, Sypris' national accounts manager. "This
is a significant contract for Sypris and we look forward to serving
the needs of Kodak's Rochester campus."
Kodak is the leader in
helping people take, share, print and view images for memories, for
information, for business, and for entertainment. With sales of
billion in 2004, the company is committed to a digitally oriented growth
strategy focused on four businesses: Digital and Film Imaging Systems,
Health, Graphic Communications, and Display and Components.
Test & Measurement President & CEO Kathy Smith Boyd added, "This
contract demonstrates our continued expansion in the commercial test
and calibration arena through long-term partnerships with global companies
such as Kodak."
Sypris Test & Measurement, Inc. is a leading
provider of calibration services, test and component sourcing services,
and specialty products to major corporations and government agencies.
Sypris serves customers in a variety of markets, including military,
aerospace, avionics, telecommunications and more. With over 40 years
of component sourcing and product testing experience in locations across
the U.S., Sypris is qualified to provide cost effective, independent
engineering and test support for a variety of specific test needs. More
information about Sypris Test & Measurement's component and product
testing services is available on the Internet at www.WeTest.com, or
by calling 800-839-4959.
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