TechPrecision Corporation Receives Additional $2.0 Million in Solar Equipment Orders

Reflects Continued Demand for Company's Expanded Global Manufacturing Operations

Mar 29, 2011, 08:00 ET from TechPrecision Corporation

WESTMINSTER, Mass., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TechPrecision Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: TPCS) ("TechPrecision", or "the Company"), an industry leading manufacturer of precision, large-scale fabricated and machined metal components and systems with customers in the alternative energy, cleantech, medical, nuclear, defense, aerospace and other commercial industries, today announced that it has received orders with a combined value of approximately $2.0 million for solar equipment to support solar wafer production, which will be manufactured by its U.S. based subsidiary, Ranor, Inc., and its China-based subsidiary, Wuxi Critical Mechanical Components Co., Ltd. The orders are expected to ship by the end of the third quarter of calendar 2011.

"In step with rising global demand for solar energy, we have taken the necessary steps to provide our current and future customers with fabrication and machining capabilities in proximity to their end users, thus saving them time and money in the production of their required components," commented James Molinaro, CEO of TechPrecision Corporation. "The addition of our Wuxi Critical Mechanical Components Co., Ltd., in addition to our Ranor operations, expands our global production capabilities, provides more efficient supply chain management, and creates additional synergies inherent in utilizing both operations – all to the benefit of our growing global customer base."

About TechPrecision Corporation

TechPrecision Corporation, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Ranor, Inc., and Wuxi Critical Mechanical Components Co., Ltd., globally manufactures large-scale, metal fabricated and machined precision components and equipment. These products are used in a variety of markets including: alternative energy (Solar and Wind), medical, nuclear, defense, industrial, and aerospace to name a few. TechPrecision's goal is to be an end-to-end global 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

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