Dynamic Materials Appoints Ian Grieves as General Manager of

Dynamic Materials Appoints Ian Grieves as General Manager of
DYNAenergetics Segment 
BOULDER, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/08/13 --  Dynamic Materials
Corporation (DMC) (NASDAQ: BOOM) today announced Ian Grieves has been
appointed to the newly created position of senior vice president and
general manager at DYNAenergetics, the Company's oilfield products
Grieves, 44, joins the Company with more than 20 years of diverse
operational, engineering, finance and management experience with
multiple international industrial businesses. He previously spent
seven years with Lydall, Inc., where he most recently was senior vice
president of the company's $130 million Performance Materials
division. Grieves was responsible for a wide range of commercial and
engineering activities, including research and development, product
management, marketing and sales to a diverse spectrum of industrial
end markets.  
While at Lydall, Grieves marshaled a number of strategic initiatives,
including the launch of a major product offering, the successful
restructuring of a business unit and the integration of a strategic
He also spent 13 years with AAF International, one of the leading
providers of advanced air filtration systems. Grieves ascended
through the company's European business to ultimately become vice
president and general manager of AAF Europe. He was responsible for
three divisions and multiple operating sites across Europe, the
Middle East and China.  
Kevin Longe, DMC's CEO designate, said, "Ian brings a wealth of
highly applicable financial, commercial and general management
experience to DYNAenergetics. He is a proven leader who will help us
leverage the strength of our rich product offering and the talent of
our sales, production and technical teams. He also will be focused on
driving improved operational efficiencies and cash flow performance." 
DMC's DYNAenergetics segment generated approximately $58 million in
revenue during the first nine months of 2012, or roughly 40% of
consolidated sales. 
About Dynamic Materials Corporation
 Based in Boulder, Colorado,
Dynamic Materials Corporation serves a global network of customers in
the energy, industrials and infrastructure markets through two core
business segments -- Nobelclad and DYNAenergeti
cs -- as well as a
specialized industrial service provider, AMK Welding. The Nobelclad
segment is the world's largest manufacturer of explosion-welded clad
metal plates, which are used to fabricate capital equipment utilized
within various process industries and other industrial sectors.
DYNAenergetics is an international manufacturer and marketer of
advanced explosive components and systems used to perforate oil and
gas wells. AMK Welding utilizes various specialized technologies to
weld components for use in power-generation turbines, and commercial
and military jet engines. For more information, visit the Company's
websites at http://www.dynamicmaterials.com and
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