OTTAWA, Aug. 13 /CNW Telbec/ - Allen-Vanguard Corporation (TSX: VRS) will
be releasing financial results for the third quarter ended June 30, 2008 after
markets close on Wednesday, August 13, 2008, and will be hosting an investor
and analyst conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET the next day.
Date: Thursday, August 14, 2008
Time: 9:00 a.m. ET
Dial-in numbers: 1-800-591-7539
Web access: http://www.cnw.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2366320
For those unable to listen to the call live, a replay will be available
for a two week period beginning at 11:00 a.m. on August 14, 2008. The replay
phone number is 877-289-8525 and the access code is 21280164 (pound key).
Allen-Vanguard Corporation supports the mission of military and homeland
security forces around the world with leading proprietary solutions for
protection and counter-measures against hazardous devices of all kinds,
whether chemical, biological, radiological or explosive (CBRNE), including
improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and remotely controlled IEDs (RCIEDs).
Allen-Vanguard equipment is in service in more than 120 countries. Products
include Electronic Counter-Measures ("ECM") equipment for jamming remote
detonation of terrorist devices, specialty security equipment for Explosive
Ordnance Disposal ("EOD"), remote intervention robots for hazardous
applications, and personal protective wear for use in dealing with explosive
and bio-chemical agents. Allen-Vanguard is the developer and/or sole,
worldwide licensee of proprietary technologies such as the Med-Eng bomb suit,
the DefenderTM and Vanguard TM Mk2 bomb disposal robots, and the Universal
Containment System and CASCAD Foam system for blast mitigation and
decontamination of bio-chemical warfare agents. Professional services
encompass counter-IED intelligence, training and advisory services, including
the TritonTM Report on terrorist incidents around the world. The Company
operates globally through its wholly-owned subsidiaries under the names
"Allen-Vanguard", "Med-Eng" and "Hazard Management Solutions". Head office
operations are located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, with manufacturing
operations in Stoney Creek and Pembroke, Ontario; Ogdensburg, New York;
Tewkesbury, U.K.; and Cork, Ireland; The Company has professional services
operations in Shrivenham, UK, Canada and in the U.S. in Arlington, Virginia,
plus sales offices in Canada, the U.S., the U.K. and Asia. Allen-Vanguard's
shares are listed on The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol "VRS".
To find out more about Allen-Vanguard Corporation (TSX: VRS), visit our
website at www.allen-vanguard.com.
For further information:
For further information: Elisabeth Preston, (613) 614-4884