CCI Thermal Technologies Inc.

CCI Thermal Technologies Inc. Introduces the FX5 Explosion-Proof Heater

Edmonton - October 16, 2006 - CCI Thermal Technologies is pleased to introduce the FX5 Explosion-Proof Electric Air Heater, the newest member of the Ruffneck™ family of explosion-proof heaters.

The FX5 is designed for rugged, industrial applications in the harshest environments. The FX5 Explosion-Proof Electric Air Heater boasts a larger junction box for easier installation, additional limit controls and heavy duty core. Additional features include: fan only switch to prolong motor life, built in thermostat, pilot light for "HEAT ON" indication, and a built-in disconnect switch. The first FX5 deliveries are scheduled for November 20, 2006.

"CCI Thermal Technologies Inc. has a long and proud history of supplying quality products to a worldwide customer base. Working in close collaboration with our customers, the FX5 has been engineered to meet their needs. The FX5 is the next generation of the industry leading FX4," states President & COO, Bernie Moore.

As a leader in advanced heating solutions, CCI Thermal Technologies Inc. is committed to ongoing research, product development and, above all, excellence in customer service. With facilities across North America , CCI Thermal manufactures five of the top brands in industrial heating:

Cata-Dyne™ Explosion-Proof Gas Catalytic Heaters
Ruffneck™ Heaters for the Harshest Environments
Caloritech™ Engineered Electric Heat
Norseman™ Electric Explosion-Proof Heaters
DriQuik™ Infrared Oven Components

For more information on CCI Thermal Technologies Inc., please visit ccithermal.com or contact:

Bernard C. Moore, P.Eng., President & COO
CCI Thermal Technologies Inc.
Phone: (780) 466-3178
Fax: (780) 468-5904
Email: berniemoore@ccithermal.com

Eric Anzinger, MBA, B-Tech, Executive Vice President
CCI Thermal Technologies Inc.
Phone: (780) 466-3178
Fax: (780) 468-5904
Email: eanzinger@ccithermal.com