XCEL Power Systems Wins Thales Contract

June 10, 2003 by Jeff Shepard

Microtel International Inc. (Rancho Cucamonga, CA) announced that its XCEL Power Systems Ltd. (Kent, England) subsidiary has been awarded a contract by Thales Optronics Ltd. to provide low-voltage power supplies for the Phalanx program. The contract is worth approximately $500,000 and deliveries will commence in the third quarter of 2003.

Richard Weller, general manager, XCEL Power Systems, stated, "Thales Optronics continues to be a key customer for XCEL Power Systems and we are delighted to be supporting a new build of Phalanx equipment with our products."