TSX-Venture: Tier 1
SEC Exemption No.82-3378
RICHMOND, BC, Aug. 10 /CNW/ - CON-SPACE Communications Ltd.
("CON-SPACE"), (TSX-V: CCB), (con-space.com), announced that their Rescue
Probe is being used in the search for the six coal miners trapped in a Mine
located near Huntington in Utah.
"When we heard about the collapse that trapped the six miners on Monday,"
said Terry Ibbetson, CEO "we contacted our local representative, John
Pennington of DXP Enterprises who was already at the mine site and arranged
for Rescue Probes to be shipped immediately in preparation for use when holes
being drilled broke into the chamber located almost 1900 ft underground."
The Rescue Probe is similar to one used to successfully determine that
the nine miners trapped in the Quecreek Mine accident in Pennsylvania in 2002
were all alive and provide communication for their speedy evacuation. "The
people at CON-SPACE are hoping for a similar outcome in Utah," said Ibbetson.
CON-SPACE is recognized worldwide as the leading designer and
manufacturer of specialized voice communication equipment used worldwide by
police, fire, rescue, government agencies, militaries, municipalities and
general industry. Its products include, but are not limited to, voice
communication equipment that is used by those operating within confined
spaces, potentially explosive atmospheres, areas of extreme high noise and in
situations where protective clothing or suits need to be worn.
The Company has distribution throughout North America, Great Britain,
Australia, and parts of Asia, South America, Europe and the Middle East.
CON-SPACE, headquartered in Richmond, BC, Canada has subsidiaries in
Britain and the United States, as well it recently purchase Search Systems,
Inc. of Bakersfield, CA.
This press release is available on the company's official on-line
investor relations site for investor commentary, feedback and questions.
Investors are asked to visit http://www.agoracom.com and view the CON-SPACE
Investor Contact & Information Centre. Alternatively, investors are asked to
e-mail all questions and correspondence to CCB@Agoracom.com
"Forward-looking" statements in this release involve risks and
uncertainties associated with, among others, economic, industry conditions,
technological development, and competition and should not be relied upon as
actual results may differ materially from those projected.
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: James L. Swanson, Chairman, CON-SPACE, Tel:
(800) 755-2528 or email@example.com; Investor Relations, AGORACOM Investor
Relations, http://www.agoracom.com or CCB@agoracom.com