VALENCIA, CA – July 10, 2008 -- H2scan Corporation today announced that Mikro Elektronik has signed an agreement to distribute its products in Turkey and Petromarket Services LLC will carry out distribution in Venezuela and Columbia.
“We are excited about our new alliance with Mikro Elektronik,” said Cyril Berg, Vice President of Sales & Business Development for H2scan. “The region of Turkey is one of growing importance and is developing rapidly. Mikro Elektronik offers us a local presence and expertise necessary to position our products for growth in that marketplace. I am pleased to partner with them and feel they will make a great addition to our list of global distributors.”
Carri Carl, Director of Sales for H2scan stated, “We are happy to partner with Petromarket Services LLC and broaden our market presence in Venezuela and Columbia. With over 20 years of experience, they will be invaluable to H2scan’s future growth. By continually expanding our global distribution network, we ensure our products reach all relevant markets.”
About H2scan (www.h2scan.com)
H2scan is the leading provider of high performance hydrogen specific sensor systems that provide accurate monitoring and control functions for a wide range of applications, including control systems, safety monitoring and alarm systems. H2scan also provides portable, hand-held configurations for easy leak detection and monitoring.
H2scan's hydrogen specific sensing systems based on a patented "Chip on a flex" technology are able to detect and measure hydrogen without false readings or expensive support equipment required. The sensing systems are able to detect hydrogen in air down to 15 ppm concentration over a wide range of temperatures without cross-sensitivities to other gases. The ability to operate with or without the presence of oxygen with no interference from CO, sulfur or chlorine separates H2scan from all other in-line measuring technologies.
The company’s solid-state technology was developed at Sandia National Laboratory and the U.S. Department of Energy and is only available commercially through H2scan.
H2scan Corporation is headquartered in Valencia, California, and was formed in 2002 with capital assistance from the Ravinia Venture Fund and Vancouver-based Chrysalix Energy Limited Partnership, that includes Ballard Power Systems Inc., Shell Hydrogen, The BOC Group, BASF Venture Capital and Mitsubishi Corporation.
About Petromarket Services LLC (www.petromarketservices.com)
Petromarket Services LLC is a worldwide reseller of equipment and components used in the oil and gas industry, the provision of oilfield inspection and other services, as well as supply chain integration services. Petromarket was established in 2003 by its owners, Guillermo & Ricardo Correa, who are also the owners of the C&CO Services Group which has been in the oilfield business for over 20 years.
By constantly improving quality to better serve the vast array of customer requirements, Petromarket Services LLC continue to be the primary single source for diversified oilfield products and services. They have relations with all of the manufactures in the oil & gas industry. Their sales capability varies from safety equipment to complete oilfield packages.
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