Industrial Executive David Aldous Appointed to Dynamic Materials Board of Directors

Industrial Executive David Aldous Appointed to Dynamic Materials Board of 
Directors 
BOULDER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/01/13 --  Dynamic Materials
Corporation (DMC) (NASDAQ: BOOM) today announced its board has
appointed David C. Aldous as an independent director.  
Aldous joins the board of directors with more than 30 years of
corporate leadership experience in the energy, alternative energy,
chemical and petrochemical industries. He spent more than 20 years
with Royal Dutch Shell, where he ultimately became executive vice
president of strategy and portfolio, and was responsible for mergers
and acquisitions; divestments; global streamlining efforts; health,
safety and environment; and future fuels. 
Aldous also served as president of Shell Canada Products, an $11
billion integrated oil products business with a workforce of 4,000.
He oversaw operations in refining, marketing, lubricants, aviation
and future fuels. In addition, he was responsible for more than 2,000
retail sites and several joint ventures.  
Aldous also spent six years as president and CEO of CRI/Criterion, a
$1 billion global catalyst company with a focus on refining,
chemicals, gas-to-liquids and petrochemicals. 
Today, Aldous is CEO and director of Rive Technology, a
privately-held provider of solutions for diffusion-limited reactions
to the refining, chemicals, biofuel and water industries. Prior to
joining Rive, he was CEO and director of Range Fuels, a clean energy
and biofuels company.  
"David's professional experience and deep knowledge of our worldwide
industrial end markets will prove a valuable resource to the board
and management team," said Gerard Munera, chairman. "We look forward
to his insight and contributions as we strengthen our core businesses
and advance our global expansion strategies."  
Aldous earned a bachelor of science degree in fuels engineering from
the University of Utah, and a master's degree with distinction from
Northwestern University's J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management. 
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 DYNAenergetics -- 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
http://www.dynaenergetics.com. 
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