FEI Company Announces Dates for First Quarter Financial Release and Investor Conference Participation

Apr 12, 2006, 01:00 ET from FEI Company

    HILLSBORO, Ore., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FEI Company
 (Nasdaq:   FEIC) will release its financial results for the first quarter of
 2006 after the financial markets close on Wednesday, May 3, 2006. The first
 quarter ended on April 2, 2006.
     A conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss the results will
 be held on Wednesday, May 3 at 2:00 p.m. PDT (5:00 p.m. EDT). Access to the
 call will be available at 1-800-240-2134 (U.S., toll-free) or
 1-303-262-2190 (international), with the conference title: FEI Q1 Earnings
 Call. A telephone replay of the call will be available at 1-800-405-2236
 (U.S.) or 1-303-590-3000 (international) with the passcode: 11058537#. Both
 live and recorded audio webcasts of the call will be available at the
 investor relations section of the company's web site at www.feicompany.com.
     In addition, the company announced that its management will make a
 presentation to investors on Wednesday, May 31 at 3:05 p.m. at the 34th
 Annual Cowen & Company Technology Conference at the New York Palace Hotel
 in New York, New York. Interested investors can access an audio webcast of
 the presentation on FEI's Web site at www.feicompany.com, where it will be
 played live and archived in the presentations area of the investor
 relations section.
     About FEI:
     FEI's Tools for Nanotech(TM), featuring focused ion- and electron-beam
 technologies, deliver 3D characterization, analysis and modification
 capabilities with resolution down to the sub-Angstrom level. With R&D
 centers in North America and Europe and sales and service operations in
 more the 50 countries around the world, FEI is bringing the nanoscale
 within the grasp of leading researchers and manufacturers and helping to
 turn some of the biggest ideas of the this century into reality. More
 information can be found on the FEI website at: www.feicompany.com.