TechPrecision Corporation Engages Powerline Inc. as Manufacturers Representative for Mid-Atlantic Region

Accelerating Demand in TechPrecision's Core Markets Drives Need for Addition of Sales Group

Oct 20, 2010, 08:00 ET from TechPrecision Corporation

WESTMINSTER, Mass., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- TechPrecision Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: TPCS) ("TechPrecision", or "the Company"), a leading manufacturer of large-scale, high-precision machined metal fabrications with customers in the alternative energy, medical, nuclear, defense, aerospace and other commercial industries, today announced it has retained Powerline Inc. to act as Sales Agent for its products and markets in Eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Eastern New York and New Jersey, adding three proven and experienced sales personnel to market TechPrecision's capabilities in this important region.

"The resurgence in our markets, particularly solar energy, nuclear and clean technology, requires additional sales staff and the Powerline partners have the quality, reputation, experience staff and the customer contacts in these markets to deliver incremental business to TechPrecision," said Mr. James Molinaro, CEO of TechPrecision Corporation. "We moved quickly to engage Powerline so that we can address this demand, capture additional business and expand our markets. We know that they provide an excellent fit with TechPrecision and we welcome them as part of the organization."

"Powerline represents companies such as TechPrecision which offer high precision, high quality products and services in heavy industry manufacturing, including mechanical and solar power transmission systems," said Mr. Jay Seiler, Principal and President of Powerline Inc. "We understand the complexity of their markets and are able to present their capabilities to a wide network of potential customers. By joining with TechPrecision, we expect to increase its market share in the mid-Atlantic region.  Powerline Inc. and TechPrecision complement each other's capabilities and commitment to serving American industry."

About Powerline Inc.

Powerline Inc. is a multi-man manufacturers' representative sales agency with offices throughout Pennsylvania. Powerline represents companies that provide high quality mechanical power and solar power transmission systems and auxiliary components. Powerline was incorporated in the year 1987 and in the State of Pennsylvania, USA. Please visit our web site www.powerlinesales.net.

About TechPrecision Corporation

TechPrecision Corporation, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Ranor, Inc., manufactures metal fabricated and machined precision components and equipment. These products are used in a variety of markets including: alternative energy, medical, nuclear, defense, industrial, and aerospace to name a few. TechPrecision's goal is to be an end-to-end service provider to its customers by furnishing customized and integrated "turn-key" solutions for completed products requiring custom fabrication and machining, assembly, inspection and testing. To learn more about the Company, please visit the corporate website at http://www.techprecision.com. Information on the Company's website or any other website does not constitute a part of this press release.

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Company Contact:

Investor Relations Contact:

Mr. Richard F. Fitzgerald

Hayden IR

Chief Financial Officer

Brett Maas

TechPrecision Corporation

Phone: 646-536-7331

Tel: 1-610-246-2116

Email: brett@haydenir.com

Email: Fitzgeraldr@techprecision.com

www.techprecision.com

SOURCE TechPrecision Corporation



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