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Westwind to exhibit at CPCA Show 2007

SUZHOU, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, 15 March 2007 – Westwind Air Bearings Suzhou Co. Ltd., the World’s only volume spindle supplier, is delighted to announce their participation at the industry leading CPCA Show 2007, being held 21 – 23 March 2007, at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, People’s Republic of China.

Exhibiting in Booth #2G30, Westwind will be displaying a range of high speed air bearing spindles, including the ‘Storm’ D1787 Advanced true 200,000 rpm full range PCB drilling spindle and the proven ‘Tornado’ D1769 160,000 rpm spindle for productivity as good as new after testing to half a million tool changes.

Lance Lan, Sales Manager China, Westwind Air Bearings Suzhou Co. Ltd., said: “We are excited to be exhibiting at the CPCA Show and will be proud to display our high speed precision spindles and quality genuine spare parts.  Westwind has great confidence in the Chinese market and will continue to offer unrivalled service to both our local end users and machine OEMs.”

Westwind’s 5,000sqm facility located in the Suzhou Industrial Park, is the company’s base in the region for manufacturing, service and product demonstrations.  Westwind also has a sales and service centre based in Shenzhen, China.

Westwind Air Bearings, a division of GSI Group, is universally recognised as a world leader in the design and manufacture of air bearing spindle systems, with facilities in People’s Republic of China, UK, Taiwan and Japan.  GSI Group Inc. develops and delivers the enabling technology solutions that bring advanced manufacturing applications to life.  Our leading brands include precision motion products, lasers, and laser systems, and are used to increase efficiency and productivity in the global medical, semiconductor, electronics, and industrial markets.  The company’s common shares are listed on Nasdaq (GSIG).  

For more information, please contact:

Lance Lan, Sales Manager China,Westwind Air Bearings Suzhou Co. Ltd, Building 8, GangTian Ind. Sq., GangTian Road East, Suzhou Industrial Park, Jiangsu, 215024,People’s Republic of China, Tel:  +86 512 6283 7080, Fax: +86 512 6283 7087 ,Email: wwinfo@westind-airbearings.com.