RONKONKOMA, N.Y., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CVD Equipment Corporation (CVD) (Amex: CVV) has been selected by CNT Technologies (CNT) to supply an EasyTube 3000 Carbon Nanotube System for use by Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) to further develop the commercialization of carbon nanotube fibers. Recent articles discussing the CNT and LANL relationship are available at http://www.lanl.gov/news/index.php?fuseaction=home.story&story_id=8855 and http://www.freenewmexican.com/news/48187.html. The ultra strong, lightweight carbon-nanotube fibers are stronger than steel and lighter in weight. Applications abound for the use of these fibers in aircraft, automobiles, defense and numerous other applications. CVD started shipping the EasyTube & EasyWire 2000 and 3000 series early this year and it has been well received by research scientists at numerous Universities, Government and Industrial Research Laboratories throughout the world. The EasyTube system is used for the growth of single and multiwall aligned Carbon Nanotubes while the EasyWire system is used for the growth of Nanowires used in electronic applications. Len Rosenbaum, CEO and President of CVD Equipment Corporation comments "We are very excited with the acceptance we have received by our customers for the EasyTube and EasyWire 2000 and 3000 series equipment. The systems are being used to develop and strengthen the processes needed for future production applications. These process developments should enable introduction in the first half of 2007 our EasyTube 12000 production Carbon Nanotube platform." CVD Equipment Corporation (Amex: CVV), is a leading manufacturer of critical LPCVD, UHVCVD, HVPE, MOCVD, PECVD, LPE, VPE, ALD, Reel-to-Reel, Fluidized Bed and RTP products and services for the Semiconductor, Compound Semiconductor, Optoelectronic, Wireless Telecommunications, MEMS, Nanotechnology, Solar Power, Super Conductivity and industrial markets. Statements in this press release may be "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words such as "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "expect," "intend" and similar expressions, as they relate to the company or its management, identify forward-looking statements. These statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the company's business based, in part, on assumptions made by management. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Therefore, actual outcomes and results may, and probably will, differ materially from what is expressed or forecasted in such forward-looking statements due to numerous factors, including those described above and those risks discussed from time to time in CVD Equipment Corporation's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, such statements could be affected by risks and uncertainties related to product demand, market and customer acceptance, competition, pricing and development difficulties, as well as general industry and market conditions and growth rates and general economic conditions. Any forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made, and the company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release. Information on CVD Equipment Corporation's website does not constitute a part of this release.
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