Andrew Corporation, a global leader in communications systems and
products, will feature its complete end-to-end range of innovative
products for the global communications infrastructure industry at
PT/Wireless & Networks Comm China 2005 in Beijing October 18-22.
Andrew will welcome customers and other industry participants to its
booth (#7D21, Hall 7) at the China International Exhibition Center,
where it will showcase its market-leading products and solutions that
support the radio frequency (RF) path, satellite communications, network
coverage and capacity requirements, and radio network optimization and
To highlight the company's expertise in wireless network coverage,
Patrick Leung, vice president at Andrew Telecommunications (China) Co.
Ltd., will look ahead to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing with insights
and recommendations during a special presentation to attendees of the
symposium held concurrently with PT/Wireless & Networks Comm China.
Leung's presentation, "The Challenges and Opportunities Faced by
Wireless Operators/OEMs/Suppliers in Supporting Major Sporting Events
such as the 2008 Olympics," is scheduled for October 19 at 14:30 - 15:15
in Room 201, General Services Building, China International Exhibition
"Andrew Corporation has proudly supported customers in China for many
years and we continue to expand our presence in China's rapidly growing
communications market," Leung said. "We look forward to demonstrating
how Andrew can help operators and equipment system vendors with our
world-class local manufacturing, sales, distribution, and research and
Andrew will exhibit its extensive offerings and their benefits to
operators for 3G communications systems, such as rapid rollouts, reduced
delivery cycles, guaranteed quality of service, improved coverage and
capacity, and reduced capital expenditures and operating expenditures.
Among the featured offerings are:
-- Dual- and tri-band application-driven Decibel(R) base station
antennas. These antennas with two or three arrays tuned to different
bands under one radome were developed to be cost effective and space
saving for co-location sites, urban networks, and 3G migration. The
Decibel(R) Teletilt(R) remote electrical tilt demonstration will show
how easy this system is to use for remote tilt adjustments.
-- Tower mounted amplifiers, with a demonstration of how both tower
mounted amplifiers and antenna tilt functions can be controlled from a
laptop through the Andrew intelligent power distribution unit.
-- Coverage and capacity solutions products, including digital nodes,
high power optical distributed antenna systems, digital repeaters for
pico and micro applications, and cable boosters.
-- Power amplifiers and custom manufactured filters, diplexers, and
combiners for use in 2G, 2.5G, and 3G systems.
-- Andrew's wireless network design, optimization, management, and
location solutions, such as the Geometrix(R) mobile location system's
new capabilities that support all enterprise and consumer location-based
services; new release version 4.3 of Invex3G(TM) wireless network drive
test system; and new version 5.2 of the Odyssey(TM) radio coverage
-- Andrew's new Type 845 84 cm elliptical receive/transmit VSAT antenna
system for enterprise and consumer networks in the Asia-Pacific region
that use Internet applications.
-- HELIAX(R) AVA5 low attenuation coaxial cable with Positive Stop(TM)
-- Cinta(TM) braided cables.
-- Coral(TM) ultraflexible corrugated aluminum cables.
-- Arrestor Plus(R) surge arrestors.
-- In-cabinet micro-assemblies.
-- Tower installation accessories.
-- ValuLine(R) III high performance, modular microwave antennas.
-- Dryline(R) automatic membrane dehydrator.
-- Diplexer and triplexer filters for co-siting frequency bands on the
Andrew has a significant and growing presence in China. The company
employs more than 3,000 people in China in manufacturing facilities in
Suzhou, Shenzhen, and Yantai; a project management office in Hong Kong;
research and development centers in Shanghai, Suzhou, and Shenzhen;
sales branches in Beijing, Chengdu, and Shanghai; and modern logistics
centers in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.
About Andrew Corporation
Andrew Corporation (NASDAQ:ANDW) designs, manufactures, and delivers
innovative and essential equipment and solutions for the global
communications infrastructure market. The company serves operators and
original equipment manufacturers from facilities in 35 countries. Andrew
headquartered in Orland Park, IL, is an S&P 500 company founded in 1937.
Decibel, Teletilt, Geometrix, HELIAX, Arrestor Plus, ValuLine, and
Dryline are registered trademarks of Andrew Corporation. Cinta, Cora,
Positive Stop, Odyssey, and Invex3G are trademarks of Andrew Corporation.
Forward Looking Statements
Some of the statements in this news release are forward looking
statements and we caution our stockholders and others that these
statements involve certain risks and uncertainties. Factors that may
cause actual results to differ from expected results include
fluctuations in commodity costs, the company's ability to integrate
acquisitions and to realize the anticipated synergies and cost savings,
the effects of competitive products and pricing, economic and political
conditions that may impact customers' ability to fund purchases of our
products and services, the company's ability to achieve the cost savings
anticipated from cost reduction programs, fluctuations in foreign
currency exchange rates, the timing of cash payments and receipts, end
use demands for wireless communication services, the loss of one or more
significant customers, and other business factors. Investors should also
review other risks and uncertainties discussed in company documents
filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.