Cattron, a Unit of Laird Technologies, to Attend EXPOSIBRAM 2011

Company to Display Product Solutions for Mining Applications


  St. Louis, Missouri, USA – August 31, 2011 – Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announced it will be attending the 14th Brazilian Mining Congress and International Mining Exhibition (EXPOSIBRAM 2011). The exhibition will take place at the EXPOMINAS in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, September 26-29, 2011. Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, can be found at Pavilhao - D15. 

Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, will display products aimed at increasing safety and productivity in underground mining located throughout the world, including its underground communication system (SIAMnet), mining remote systems, and industrial remote systems. These systems allow operators of all types of mining equipment to choose the most advantageous, most convenient, safest position with the best vantage point from which to operate. A presentation displaying the different mining systems that the company has available on the market will be shown at the booth, along with product demonstrations that encourage attendee interaction. 

“EXPOSIBRAM 2011 presents one of the largest mining trade show events in Latin America, and highlights segments of Brazil’s ever-expanding mining industry,” said Eric Brouillette, Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, Vice President of Marketing & Sales – Mining. “This major event affords Cattron a venue in which to display how its product solutions increase mine safety and efficiency, especially in the Brazilian market.” 

EXPOSIBRAM 2011 creates a unique opportunity for discussing the expansion of the Brazilian mining industry through technological innovations, machinery, equipment, software and environmental solutions. The event includes technical panels and lectures that disseminate knowledge and discuss in-depth the current situation of the mining industry, and how it relates to Brazil in the present and future. 


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About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies designs and manufactures customized, performance-critical products for wireless and other advanced electronics applications.

The company is a global market leader in the design and supply of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding, thermal management products, specialty metal products, signal integrity components, and antenna solutions, as well as radio frequency (RF) modules and wireless remote controls and systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 12,000 employees in more than 49 facilities located in 16 countries.


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