Active Control Technology realigns to drive growth in three core business lines

    TSX-V: ACT

    TORONTO, March 13 /CNW/ - Active Control Technology Inc. (TSX-V:ACT)
today announced a corporate realignment to support its expansion into three
wireless security and communication product lines.
    Beginning immediately, the company's offerings will be marketed and sold
under the following brands:

    -  ActiveSecure(TM) - a new name for ACT's existing product line that
       extends networks for building security, parking management, gated
       communities and other spaces, utilizing the company's proprietary
       CLiK64(TM) wireless platform.

    -  ActiveMine(TM) - the first fully-integrated, 100% wireless
       communication and locating technology for underground mines.

    -  ActiveMesh(TM) - a new, reliable and fully-redundant wireless mesh
       network control technology for communicating among devices using the
       RS-485 protocol. It is ideal for interior environments such as offices
       and warehouses and exterior deployments such as high security

    The changes will help ACT communicate and sell more effectively to
customers with requirements in commercial security, access control, building
management and underground mining. They also signal the company's
diversification into wireless control and communication networks.
    The new structure is reflected in a redesign of ACT's website,, which was re-launched today.
    "The realignment reflects our broader scope of products and an aggressive
pursuit of new business opportunities," said Steve Barrett, President and CEO
of ACT. "We will continue to enhance our current offerings, leveraging our
expertise in wireless security and communications, while expanding the range
of solutions offered in each product family."

    Active Control Technology to Exhibit at ISC West in Las Vegas
    ACT will attend the ISC West security conference and exhibition March
28th to 30th, in Las Vegas. Conference attendees are invited to visit ACT's
booth to learn more about ActiveSecure wireless solutions. Go to booth No.
41025 (on Level 2, Hall D) and register to win a SIRIUS Sportster 3 Satellite
Radio Receiver. For more information, go to and click on

    About Active Control Technology
    ACT designs and markets wireless network control and communication
systems for buildings and extreme environments. Located in Burlington,
Ontario, Canada, the company trades publicly on the TSX Venture Exchange under
the symbol ACT. For more information, visit the company's website at

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For further information:

For further information: Steve Barrett, President & C.E.O., Active
Control Technology Inc., Tel.: (905) 670-5500 ext. 202, Fax: (905) 592-9691,
Email:, Website:; Don
Hogarth, Hogarth Communications Inc., Tel.: (416) 565-8920, Email:

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