National Optics Institute Selects Brewer Science

Mar 22, 2005

Rolla, Missouri (March 14, 2005) - Brewer Science Equipment Business Group, a leading supplier of high precision spin develop processing systems, is proud to announce that the Canadian based company "National Optics Institute" (INO) has purchased multiple spin coaters, spray developers and thermal systems to be used in the ongoing research and manufacturing of INO?s innovative MOEMS, (MicroOptoElectroMechanical Systems).

INO selected Brewer Science?s Equipment Business Group after reviewing detailed offers from a number of potential suppliers. Brewer Science was chosen based on experience in MEMS and related fields and the know how to support leading edge technologies. This sale continues Brewer Science's push into the MEMS and related markets by using the unique MPM (Material, Process and Machine) approach. MPM couples Brewer Science?s years of chemical and equipment experience along with inherent processing knowledge from both areas, into a total customer solution unmatched by any competitor.

About INO

INO is a leading technology developer and provider, using its core expertise in optics and photonics to bring to the Canadian industry solutions that enable the advent of always more competitive products and production processes. To date, INO has developed over 2,200 custom solutions for entrepreneurs and industrial customers in the following areas: defense and public safety/security, aerospace, telecommunications and information technologies, healthcare, life sciences, agriculture and food processing, environment, energy, transportation, forestry and mining. www.ino.ca

About Brewer Science

Brewer Science Inc, is a multi-divisional technology company providing innovative and chemical and instrument solutions for the microelectronic, optoelectronic, MEMS and sensor industries. Since its founding in 1981, Brewer Science has grown to become a global business employing nearly 400 people with 17 offices in nine countries and with more than half of its sales from international markets. www.brewerscience.com

For more information about Brewer Science, Inc., and the MPM initiative, contact Lindell Widger at lwidger@brewerscience.com or call at 573-364-0300.