Roctest obtains new credit facilities



    ST-LAMBERT, QC, Feb. 1 /CNW Telbec/ - Roctest Ltd "Roctest" (TSX: RTT)
announces that it has signed an agreement with a new financial partner,
Corporation Financière Brome, to set up credit facilities of respectively
$1 000 000 and $750 000, for the companies Roctest Ltd and FISO Technologies.
Those credit terms will be ready in February, once the legal documents are
completed.
    The actual main banker of the company also decided to renew the
short-term credit facilities for an additional 30-day period to allow the
completion of the legal documents with the new financial partner. The
company's banker maintains the short- term loans (demand loans) as in the
past.
    "We are very pleased with this new relation with Corporation Financière
Brome. These new credit facilities will give Roctest the necessary financial
flexibility to execute its business plan", declared Mr. Francois Cordeau,
President & CEO of Roctest Ltd.

    Forward-looking Statements

    Except for historical information provided herein, the press release may
contain information and statements of a forward- looking nature concerning the
future performance of the Company. These statements are based on suppositions
and uncertainties as well as on management's best possible evaluation of
future events, and as such involve a number of risk factors. Such factors may
include, without excluding other considerations, risks related to foreign
exchange fluctuations, evolution in customer demand for the Company's products
and services, the impact of price pressure from competitors and general market
trends, economic and geopolitical changes. As a result, readers are advised
that actual results may differ from expected results. The Company is not
required to update or revise publicly its forward-looking statements, except
as may be required under applicable laws.

    About Roctest

    Roctest designs, manufactures and markets sensors and high-precision
measuring instruments for the civil engineering, energy, healthcare and
industrial control markets. The Company is recognized for its leading-edge
technology, the quality of its technical expertise and its product development
capabilities for challenging and demanding environments. Its products are
mainly sold internationally. The Company has more than 130 employees and its
shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol RTT.




For further information:

For further information: François Cordeau, President and Chief Executive
Officer, Roctest Ltd., (450) 465-1113, info@roctest.com, www.roctest.com

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