Altra Holdings, Inc. To Present At CJS 12th Annual New Ideas Summer Conference

BRAINTREE, Mass., Aug. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Altra Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:AIMC), a global manufacturer and marketer of industrial power transmission and motion control products, today announced that Carl Christenson, CEO, and Christian Storch, CFO, will be presenting at the CJS 12 th Annual New Ideas Summer Conference in White Plains, NY on Tuesday, August 14, 2012.

About Altra Holdings, Inc.

Altra Holdings, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary Altra Industrial Motion, Inc., is a leading global designer, producer and marketer of a wide range of electromechanical power transmission products. The company brings together strong brands covering over 40 product lines with production facilities in nine countries. Our leading brands include Boston Gear, Warner Electric, TB Wood's, Formsprag Clutch, Wichita Clutch, Ameridrives Couplings, Kilian Manufacturing, Marland Clutch, Nuttall Gear, Stieber Clutch, Twiflex Limited, Bibby Transmissions, Matrix International, Inertia Dynamics, Huco-Dynatork, Warner Linear, Bauer Gear Motor and Lamiflex. AIMC-E

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CONTACT: Christian Storch         Chief Financial Officer         Altra Holdings, Inc.         781-917-0541         Email: christian.storch@altramotion.com

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