GUELPH, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 2, 2006) - Linamar Corporation (TSX:LNR) will hold a conference call on August 8, 2006 at 5:00 p.m. EST to discuss its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2006. The numbers for this call are 416-642-5212 (local/overseas) or 866-321-6651 (North America), with call-in required 10 minutes prior to the start of the conference call. The conference call will be chaired by Linda Hasenfratz, Linamar's Chief Executive Officer. A copy of the company's full quarterly financial statements, including the Management Discussion & Analysis will be available on the company's website after 4pm EST on Tuesday, August 8, 2006 and at www.sedar.com by the start of business on August 9, 2006. A taped replay of the conference call will also be made available until 12:00 midnight on August 8, 2006. The number for the replay is 416-915-1028 or 866-244-4494, Conference ID 112791. The conference call can also be accessed by web cast at www.linamar.com, by accessing the investor relations/events menu, and will be available for a 7 day period.
Linamar designs, develops and manufactures precision machined components, modules and systems for engine, transmission and chassis systems primarily for the North American and European automotive marketplace. The company's industrial division is a world leader in aerial lift platform products. The company has over 10,000 employees in 36 manufacturing locations, five research and development centers and nine sales offices in Canada, United States, Mexico, Germany, Hungary, China, Korea and Japan.
Certain information regarding Linamar set forth in this document, including management's assessment of the Company's future plans and operations may constitute forward-looking statements. This information is based on current expectations that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results may differ materially from these anticipated in the forward-looking statements due to factors such as customer demand and timing of buying decisions, product mix, competitive products and pricing pressure. In addition, uncertainties and difficulties in domestic and foreign financial markets and economies could adversely affect demand from customers. These factors, as well as general economic and political conditions, may in turn have a material adverse effect on the Company's financial results. The Company assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those reflected in the forward-looking statements.
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