Hydrogenics Receives Auto Manufacturer Order

July 22, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

Hydrogenics Corp. (Mississauga, Ontario, Canada) announced that it's test systems have been selected by a major European automotive company to support the client's expanding fuel cell activities. The initial order totals approximately $1.0 million and includes test systems for fuel cells and combined fuel cell/reformer systems. EnKAT GmbH (Gelsenkirchen, Germany), Hydrogenics' wholly owned subsidiary, played a key role in securing the contract.

"We are pleased that our new client has recognized the high standard of quality of Hydrogenics' test systems," said Pierre Rivard, president and CEO of Hydrogenics. "Landing a first-time FCATS sale is a considerable achievement and we welcome the opportunity to build and support this new client within the framework of our recently acquired European operations."