Westwind News

Westwind Japan Office Move

TOKYO, Japan, 13 March 2006 - GSI Group Japan Corporation, Westwind Air Bearings Division, would like to advise that, as of 13 March 2006, our Head Office has moved to a new address.

For sales enquiries, contact the new Tokyo office at the following addresss:

GSI Group Japan Corporation
Westwind Air Bearings Division
Shuwa Shiba Park Building Tower B, 6th Floor
4-1, Shiba Kohen 2-Chome
Minato-Ku, TOKYO 105-0011, Japan

Tel: +81 3 5425 7734
Fax: +81 3 5425 7735
Email: infojp@westwind-airbearings.com


Please note that all goods for repair should continue to be sent to the Kamata Technical Center, contact details as follows:

GSI Group Japan Corporation
Westwind Air Bearings Division - Customer Service
Technoport Kamata, 16-1 Minami-Kamata 2-Chome
Ohta-Ku, TOKYO 144-0035, Japan

Tel: +81 3 5425 7734
Fax: +81 3 5714 0566

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 offices in the UK, People's Republic of China, Japan and Taiwan. 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 visit www.westwind-airbearings.com.

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For more information, please contact:

Itsuro Ishii
Sales Manager
GSI Group Japan Corporation
Westwind Air Bearings Division
Shuwa Shiba Park Building Tower B, 6th Floor
4-1, Shiba Kohen 2-Chome
Minato-Ku, TOKYO 105-0011, Japan
Tel: +81 3 5425 7734
Fax: +81 3 5425 7735
Email:iishii@gsig.com

Maria Whitlock
Marketing Officer
Westwind Air Bearings
Holton Road, Holton Heath
Poole, Dorset.  BH16 6LN. UK 
Tel: +44 01202 627259
Fax: +44 01202 627208
Email:mwhitlock@gsig.com