SPECTRO announces global launch of new Sulfur Monitors and Analyzers brochure

Wednesday, January 21, 2004

Highlights benefits of SPECTRO's range of analytical instrumentation solutions for accurate measurement of sulfur during refining and processing of fuels and oils
Kleve, Germany – January 21, 2004. SPECTRO, the global leader in Optical Emission and XRF Spectroscopy, has launched its new brochure for the fuel and oil refining industry. The brochure is entitled "Sulfur Monitors & Analyzers for Fuel and Oils" and highlights SPECTRO's complete range of instruments for monitoring and analyzing sulfur at every stage of the production process.

The new brochure will provide both new and existing customers with all the information they need to take advantage of the latest developments in measurement system technology and ensure they comply with new environmental regulations. Copies of the brochure can be downloaded at www.spectro.com/sulfur.

"In today's fuel and oil industry, one of the key factors affecting the success of an organization's refining and processing operations is ensuring acurate sulfur levels through continued and precise measurement and analysis," commented Tom Milner, Director, Product Management at SPECTRO Analytical Instruments. "With sulfur content in hydrocarbons increasingly regulated for environmental and quality reasons, there has never been a better time to take advantage of the latest developments in measurement system technology outlined in this new brochure, including our market-leading SPECTRO PHOENIX, SPECTRO XEPOS and SPECTRO Online Systems solutions."

About SPECTRO:

SPECTRO - the global leader in Optical Emission and XRF Spectroscopy - is a multinational company committed to innovation, instrumentation support and service. With more than 400 employees, SPECTRO has shipped over 20,000 instruments to customers throughout the world. SPECTRO is committed to producing advanced products, better and more diverse solutions, and providing an unparalleled support infrastructure.

Please contact Tom Milner for additional information, Tel: +49.2821.892-0, 
Fax: +49.2821.892-2200, E-Mail: spectro.info@ametek.com