Irvine Sensors Receives ~$5.9 Million of New Awards

Jun 02, 2010, 06:30 ET from Irvine Sensors Corporation

COSTA MESA, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Irvine Sensors Corporation (Nasdaq: IRSN) announced today that its 3D Systems and Technologies group has recently received new awards and add-ons to an existing contract, which aggregate to approximately $5.9 million.   The largest of the recent awards is for a new product that takes advantage of the firm's proprietary stacking technology to package a complete electronic system in a miniaturized cube.  This new product was developed for a government application.   The order permits the government customer to release funding for specified deliveries on an as-needed basis.  In addition, Irvine Sensors received an order for deliveries of additional units of another stacked chip product for a different government application and a contract to further the development of the firm's proprietary microgyro.

John Carson, CEO and Chairman, said, "These awards are the latest examples of our advanced technologies transitioning into products.  We have recently reorganized to facilitate these transitions."

Irvine Sensors Corporation (, headquartered in Costa Mesa, California, is a vision systems company engaged in the development and sale of miniaturized infrared and electro-optical cameras, image processors and stacked chip assemblies and sale of higher level systems incorporating such products and research and development related to high density electronics, miniaturized sensors, optical interconnection technology, high speed network security, image processing and low-power analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for diverse systems applications.

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