Pure Technologies' Bridge Engineering Division Announces New Contracts



    CALGARY, March 4 /CNW/ - Bridge Engineering Solutions, the newly-formed
specialty bridge engineering division of Pure Technologies Ltd. (TSX-V: PUR),
today announced that it has been awarded three significant contracts for
monitoring and inspection on major bridges in the U.S. The scope of work
includes:

    
    -   Installation of a SoundPrint(R) acoustic monitoring system on the
        Hale-Boggs Memorial Cable-Stayed Bridge in Luling, Louisiana;
    -   CableScan(R) guided-wave inspection of suspender ropes on the
        Walt Whitman Bridge near Philadelphia, and;
    -   Laser-vibration load analysis of the stay cables on the Dames Point
        Bridge near Jacksonville, Florida.
    

    The combined value of the contracts is approximately US$1.5 million. In
each case, work will be carried out through prime consultants for the
respective bridge agencies.

    ABOUT PURE TECHNOLOGIES LTD.

    Pure Technologies is an international technology company which has
developed patented technologies for inspection, monitoring and management of
critical infrastructure around the world. Pure operates from its headquarters
in Calgary, Canada and through subsidiaries in Maryland and New Jersey. Pure's
proprietary product portfolio includes SoundPrint(R), a continuous acoustic
structural monitoring system for buildings, bridges and structures;
SoundPrint(R) AFO, a fiber-optic distributed acoustic sensing system for
monitoring and surveillance of pipelines; and SmartBall(R), a revolutionary
new leak detection technology for water, wastewater and hydrocarbon pipelines.

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factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from
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forward-looking information please refer to risk factors detailed in, as well
as other information contained in, the Company's filings with Securities
Regulators (www.sedar.com).

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For further information: To find out more about Pure Technologies Ltd.
(TSX-V: PUR), visit our website at www.puretechnologiesltd.com or contact
James E. Paulson, Chairman or Karen Keebler, Chief Financial Officer at (403)
266-6794 or e-mail to: info@puretechnologiesltd.com


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