Maag Pump Systems Textron Opens Shanghai Facility

Switzerland-based Maag Pump Systems Textron AG has opened a facility in Shanghai to offer sales and
service for its gear pump and filtration systems used in the extrusion, polymer, industrial and
compounding process industries.

“By establishing our presence in China, we continue our long-term strategy to serve major
industrial markets through our own organizational network,” said Dr. Frank Brinken, CEO.

“We are proud to offer our customers in China an excellent after-sales service program,” said
Steven Tan, managing director of Maag Asia, Singapore. The company has hired and trained two
Chinese engineers to provide after-sales service support.

December 2002