IDC Awarded 300 Unit Contract In China For Its DR Technology

    Marks Single Largest OEM Contract Awarded to IDC in Company History

    CALGARY, Jan. 28 /CNW/ - IDC (Imaging Dynamics Company Ltd.) (TSX: IDL),
the global leader in the rapidly growing market for digital radiography (DR),
is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract to supply 300 units of
its proprietary CCD-based DR imaging technology to the China Charity
Federation over the next twelve to eighteen months. This is the single largest
OEM contract IDC has been awarded to date. The China Charity Federation (CCF)
is a United Way International recognized body and one of the most influential
charitable organizations in China.
    In the last several years, the CCF has been actively involved in
humanitarian activities that have gained nationwide attention and resulted in
great social impact. Its main focuses are providing disaster relief, poverty
relief, care of seniors and orphans, education, medical assistance and helping
the disabled. This contract is a result on an endeavor of the Sunshine Medical
Aid Project, organized by the China Charity Federation.
    "This contract marks the first time the China Charity Federation has ever
proceeded with such a large medical digital imaging equipment project in
China," states Mr. Li Bao Zhong, Vice Chairman and Director of the China
Charity Federation. "The China Charity Federation, in conjunction with the
China government, will install such a large number of digital radiography
systems into healthcare facilities all over the country to provide better
access to those in need. This project will also boost our economy with the
realization of jobs created by the construction and development of additional
medical facilities."
    "The CCF has stringent guidelines and IDC was awarded the contract after
a very comprehensive competitive evaluation," states Mr. Sidong Huang, Vice
President, IDC Asia. "It is a great honour to have been chosen to provide CCF
healthcare facilities in China with the technology to capture high resolution
diagnostic images and improve the level of patient care for those who normally
wouldn't have access to adequate healthcare facilities."
    "IDC is extremely proud to have been chosen by the China Charity
Federation as its sole digital radiography provider for its healthcare
facilities," states Mr. Tom Boon, President & CEO, IDC. "This contract is a
phenomenal testament to IDC's DR technology and continued innovation. The
installation of these 300 systems will further strengthen our position as a
leading DR provider in the China market."

    About China Charity Federation:

    China Charity Federation (CCF) is a nationwide non-governmental charity
organization. It was established in 1994, with approval from the Chinese
government, and was legally registered as an independent entity. Its members,
all of whom work on a voluntary basis, include private citizens, businesses,
and social institutions interested in charitable causes. The goals of CCF are
to uphold the spirit of humanitarianism and the Chinese tradition of helping
people in poverty or with special needs to be able to help themselves. There
are over 260 affiliates of CCF throughout China.
    Since the founding of CCF, it has maintained its goals of broadening
charitable work in various fields and increasing public awareness of the great
difficulties faced by many members of our society. It has given wholehearted
loyalty to China's charitable concerns. CCF's many humanitarian acts have
drawn extensive social attention and have won the trust and support of the
government. At present, CCF has established relations with 200 charity
organizations throughout 46 countries, cooperating on many programs. CCF
became the only Chinese member of United Way International (UWI) in 1998.
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    About IDC:

    IDC (Imaging Dynamics Company) is a medical technology company and
innovative force in the fast-growing field of digital radiography (DR)
technology. IDC's X-Series line of direct capture technology replaces
conventional film-based image capture and provides a cost-effective
alternative to cassette based computed radiography (CR) systems.
    Each IDC DR solution provides high resolution radiographic images in the
digital format required for today's electronic medical record networks, all
without the use of film, environmentally harmful chemicals, cassettes or
expensive imaging plates. IDC received the 2007 Frost & Sullivan Technology
Innovation Award and the 2008 PROFIT 100 ranking as one of Canada's
fastest-growing companies. IDC was also recognized by the 2008 Deloitte
Technology Fast 500, which ranks the fastest growing technology, media,
telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America.
    IDC is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Visit the IDC Web site:

    Statements in this release which describe IDC's intentions, expectations
or predictions, or which relate to matters that are not historical facts are
forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve known and
unknown risks and uncertainties which may cause the actual results,
performances or achievements of IDC to be materially different from any future
results, performances or achievements expressed in or implied by such
forward-looking statements. IDC may update or revise any forward-looking
statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or changing
market and business conditions. Known and unknown risks and uncertainties
include: IDC's ability to manufacture its products with a sufficient level of
quality and in volumes which satisfy market demand; the ability of IDC to
establish direct and indirect sales channels; the ability of IDC to establish
industry partnerships; IDC's ability to attract and retain key personnel; the
strength and breadth of IDC's patents; and other factors relating to general
economic conditions, specific industry conditions and IDC's particular

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For further information: for Public Relations inquiries: Ms. Michelle
Naismith, Marketing Manager, IDC, 1-866-975-6737,; for Investor Relations inquiries: Mr. Swapan
Kakumanu, Chief Financial Officer, IDC, 1-866-975-6737,

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