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M.C. Gill Corporation Received Patent for New Composite Technology

El Monte, California - 25 March 2011

El Monte, California –M.C. Gill Corporation recently received formal notification of Notice of Application for Patent No. 7,842,147 B2 Composite Panel Having In-Situ Thermoset Foamed Core from the U.S. Patent Office. M.C. Gill Corporation's newest technology (FISTS) is based on a system of coating and filling honeycomb core with material that expands under heat and pressure. The end product offers unique acoustic, vibration and thermal properties well suited to the aerospace industry. Samples of sandwich panels using the patented FISTS technology will be shown at the upcoming Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany, and the MRO Americas Expo in Miami, Florida. M.C. Gill Corporation is a pioneer in the plastics industry, serving the aerospace, marine, rail, highway and recreation industries for over 65 years M.C. Gill Corporation is the oldest, continuously operating manufacturer of reinforced plastics - called "composites" - in the world. M.C. Gill Corporation is headquartered in El Monte, CA.

For additional information:

Carrie Copeland – Marketing Communication Manager
M.C. Gill Corporation
Phone: 626-443-4022 ext. 2257
Fax: 626-350-5880
Email: ccopeland@mcgillcorp.com
www.mcgillcorp.com