Ecosphere Delivers Robots to BAE Systems San Francisco Ship Repair

Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ESPH), the Stuart, Florida-based technology innovation company for homeland security, marine, disaster relief and defense applications, announced today that it has shipped the initial M3500 Robotic Systems to begin coating removal services for BAE Systems Ship Repair in San Francisco, through its wholly owned subsidiary, UltraStrip Envirobotic Solutions. UltraStrip’s robotic technology will begin performing high speed coating removal services to the shipyard’s customers, including U.S. Navy vessels, oil tankers, cruise ships, bulk carriers, and container ships as part of the five year agreement signed in February. The first ship scheduled for coating removal will be the USNS Henry J. Kaiser, a naval support ship.