QUANTUM Technologies Awarded Multiple Fuel-Storage Technology Contracts by GM

July 29, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

QUANTUM Technologies WorldWide Inc. (Irvine, CA), a wholly owned subsidiary of IMPCO Technologies Inc. (Cerritos, CA), announced that it has been awarded multiple contracts to design, develop and validate advanced fuel-storage-system technologies for a new automotive alternative propulsion system being developed by General Motors (Detroit, MI).

Under the terms of the contract, QUANTUM will develop ultra-lightweight, high-capacity, fuel-storage technologies designed to extend the range of the vehicle between refueling intervals.

Syed Hussain, president and CEO of QUANTUM Technologies, commented, "This demonstrates the ongoing endorsements by GM of QUANTUM's advanced fuel-system technologies. We are proud to be supporting GM in their development of future technologies that incorporate alternative forms of propulsion."