HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 25, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, will report earnings for the third quarter ended December 31, 2010 on Wednesday, February 2, 2011.

The Company will host an investor conference call on Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 11:00 AM Eastern to answer questions regarding the third quarter results reported in our Form 10-Q for quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2010. US dialers: (877) 407-8035; International dialers (201) 689-8035.  Interested parties may also listen via the Internet at: www.investorcalendar.com.  The call will be available for replay for 30 days by dialing (877) 660-6853 (US dialers); (201) 612-7415 (International dialers), and entering the replay pass code #286 and conference ID# 366199, and on Investorcalendar.com.

About Measurement Specialties : Measurement Specialties, Inc. (MEAS) designs and manufactures sensors and sensor-based systems to measure precise ranges of physical characteristics such as pressure, temperature, position, force, vibration, humidity and photo optics. MEAS uses multiple advanced technologies – piezo-resistive silicon sensors, application-specific integrated circuits, micro-electromechanical systems ("MEMS"), piezoelectric polymers, foil strain gauges, force balance systems, fluid capacitive devices, linear and rotational variable differential transformers, electromagnetic displacement sensors, hygroscopic capacitive sensors, ultrasonic sensors, optical sensors, negative thermal coefficient ("NTC") ceramic sensors, mechanical resonators mechanical resonators and submersible hydrostatic level sensors – to engineer sensors that operate precisely and cost effectively. 
CONTACT: Mark Thomson, CFO         (757) 766-4224