Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI) will hold a live webcast of its 2011 annual stockholders’ meeting on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern time. The meeting will be held at the Company’s headquarters at One Technology Park Drive, Westford, Massachusetts. President and chief executive officer Jonathan W. Painter will present an overview of the Company’s business and strategic direction at the meeting. To view this webcast, please go to www.kadant.com and click on the “Investors” tab. By accessing the webcast, you will be able to view the slideshow and hear the accompanying audio, as well as ask questions by following the on-screen instructions. An archive of the presentation will be available on our Web site until June 24, 2011. Kadant is a leading supplier to the global pulp and paper industry. Our stock-preparation, fluid-handling, doctoring, and water-management equipment and systems are designed to increase efficiency and improve quality in pulp and paper production. Many of our products, particularly in our fluid-handling product line, are also used to optimize production in other process industries. In addition, we produce granules from papermaking byproducts for agricultural and lawn and garden applications. Kadant is based in Westford, Massachusetts, with revenues of $270 million in 2010 and 1,600 employees in 16 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.kadant.com.