|ZYGO CORPORATION RECEIVES $4.9 MILLION ORDER FOR TELECOM OPTICAL ASSEMBLIES|
MIDDLEFIELD, CONNECTICUT (December 19, 2000)….Zygo Corporation (NASDAQ:ZIGO) announced today the receipt of a $4.9 million order for lens assemblies from a leading manufacturer of optical telecom measurement and test equipment. This new order significantly increases a previous production order from the same customer placed earlier this year. "We consider this order to be a sign of confidence in ZYGO's capabilities to meet the customer's challenging requirements," said J. Bruce Robinson, president and CEO of ZYGO.
Zygo Corporation (NASDAQ; ZIGO), headquartered in Middlefield, Connecticut, is a leading worldwide developer and supplier of high precision optics, optical, and fiber optic assemblies, high performance metrology instruments, and automation for the telecommunications, semiconductor, data storage, and industrial markets. See ZYGO's web site at www.zygo.com for additional information.
This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which reflect the Company's (ZYGO's) current judgment on certain issues. Because such statements apply to future events, they are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results to differ materially. Important factors, which could cause actual results to differ materially are described in the Company's reports on Form 10-K and 10-Q on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission.