Press Release Oct 26, 1999

DELTA SCIENTIFIC GROWS 40 PERCENT Adds Third Building/Second Shift


VALENCIA, CALIF. – October 26, 1999 – Increases in sales of barriers, bollards, booths, gates and traffic control equipment have led to Delta Scientific’s expansion into a third location and addition of a second shift.

“As more and more companies and institutions are adding or upgrading physical access control to their facilities, our sales have gone up over 40 percent during the past year,” affirms David Dickinson, senior vice president of Delta Scientific. “We are adding more space, more people and more technology to meet our commitments to our growing customer base.”

In August, Delta Scientific announced and $8 million order to produce barrier systems for United States embassies around the world. Other countries have followed up with orders for their embassies.

“We’ve also seen greatly increased business from airports. Out booth business has expanded dramatically and the recently-introduced IP500 crash-rated portable barrier system has developed a market and following of its own,” Dickinson added.

About Delta:

Delta Scientific Corporation is the leading manufacturer of vehicle access control equipment with over 260,000 square feet of production facilities in Palmdale, Calif.  Delta’s three product lines consist of high-security vehicle barricade systems, parking control equipment and guard booths.  Delta Scientific has been engineering and manufacturing vehicle access control equipment since 1974 and sells its products worldwide.

Corporate headquarters, equipment sales, systems engineering and technical service are located at 40355 Delta Lane, Palmdale, Calif.93551. Phone is (661) 575-1100. Website is  Product installation and maintenance services are provided through Delta’s Tampa, Fla. office.

For More Information:

Greg HammTom Brigham
(661) 575-1100
(207) 945-5620