Cymat Announces High-Profile Architectural Orders

    TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW/ - Cymat Technologies Ltd. (TSX: CYM), a
Toronto-based manufacturer and licensor of stabilized aluminum foam products
targeting the automotive, blast mitigation, and architectural markets,
announced today that it has received and delivered two orders totaling
approximately $400,000 for its architectural product - Alusion. In both cases,
the material was installed in high-profile, marquee projects.
    One order was produced for a major venue at the 2010 Winter Olympics in
Vancouver. Alusion will be installed in the lobby of the Vancouver Convention
Centre, a focal point for gatherings at the Olympics.
    Another order was produced for Microsoft, the world's largest software
company. Alusion panels were purchased for use in its new office buildings in
Massachusetts, USA.
    "We are very excited about the exposure that Alusion will receive in
these marquee projects - further validating Alusion's brand in the
architectural industry," said Tim Hardman, President of Cymat. "With these
orders and the pipeline of others that we have bid on, Cymat is well
positioned to grow its architectural products business, in keeping with its
aggressive strategy to reach profitability."

    About Cymat:

    Cymat develops innovative materials for industry. The company has
worldwide rights, through patents and licenses, for producing Stabilized
Aluminum Foam. The ultra-light metallic foam is manufactured by bubbling gas
through molten alloyed aluminum containing a dispersion of fine ceramic
particles and can be produced as either Near-net Shapes or Flat Panels. The
result is a revolutionary material with a wide array of features including
very low density, mechanical energy absorption, thermal and acoustic
insulation, is recyclable, time and temperature insensitive and has a
relatively low cost of production. Cymat is collaborating with a number of
partners spanning the automotive, architectural and blast mitigation
industries. For further information, visit the Web site

    The foregoing press release contains forward-looking statements relating
to the development of markets, development programs, future revenues and
improvements in technology, which are subject to important risks and
uncertainties. The results or events predicted in these statements may differ
materially from actual results or events. Factors which could cause results or
events to differ from current expectations include the availability of
funding, existing and future relationships with suppliers and manufacturers,
the results of research and development activities, risks of technological
breakthroughs that make Cymat stabilized aluminum foam less attractive, risks
relating to the breadth, scope and enforceability of intellectual property
rights, general industry and market conditions, availability of qualified
personnel, and reliance on co-development partners. For additional information
with respect to these and other factors, see the reports filed by Cymat
Technologies Ltd. with the Ontario Securities Commission. Cymat Technologies
Ltd. disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statements.

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For further information:

For further information: Investors and Media: Michael Liik, Executive
Chairman, Cymat Technologies Ltd., Tel: (905) 696-2424, Email:

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