FEI Company Sets Date for First Quarter Financial Release and Conference Call

Apr 13, 2005, 01:00 ET from FEI Company

    HILLSBORO, Ore., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FEI Company
 (Nasdaq:   FEIC) will release its financial results for the first quarter of
 2005 after the financial markets close on Wednesday, April 27, 2005.  The
 first quarter ended on April 3, 2005.
     A conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss the results will be
 held on Wednesday, April 27 at 2:00 p.m. PDT (5:00 p.m. EDT).  Access to the
 call will be available at 1-800-240-2430 (U.S., toll-free) or 1-303-262-2141
 (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: 11027551.  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.
     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 40
 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: http://www.feicompany.com.