Structural Composite Industries (SCI) Announces Launch of New Website

Pomona, CA. - August 14, 2007 - Working hard to change the traditional procurement paradigm for Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) replacement parts, Structural Composites Industries (SCI) announces a new website designed specifically for the US & Canadian First Responder marketplace. As a compliment to SCI's corporate website, the new site,, focuses its content toward Firefighting and the requirements of the Emergency Responder.

Will Antunes, National Sales Manager/SCBA, noted that, "This new web expansion further demonstrates SCI's commitment to sharing our extensive resources with the SCBA industry." Mr. Antunes further commented that, "We have concentrated particular focus and efforts on products specific to SCBA equipment. In today's high-speed business environment, we believe it is essential that our customers have immediate and dedicated access to all aspects of the SCBA products and services we offer. SCI will continue to improve and expand all features of our electronic library of information and we encourage all members of the SCBA community to visit our web site frequently for the latest in new products and technology."

The new website includes expanded information on SCBA product line specifications, technical bulletins, product literature, FAQ's and price inquiry documents. The site also includes continuously updated contact and geographical information for all US and Canadian sales and customer personnel and links to regulatory related web sites.

No newcomer to the SCBA industry, SCI is credited with inventing the first ever carbon fiber composite SCBA cylinder. In 1976, Structural Composite Industries (SCI) became the world's first producer of DOT approved composite cylinders for municipal, commercial, military, marine and aerospace applications. Today, SCI continues as a leading supplier of SCBA cylinders to virtually all vital industries where life support is paramount. With an unparalleled record of reliability, durability and safety, SCI continues to provide safe and effective solutions to the Fire & Safety industry.

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