Markland Awarded Additional $2.8 Million in New Orders from U.S. Army under Multi-Year Contract

Markland Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: MRKL), a defense and homeland security company transforming advanced laboratory technology into real-world products, announced today that the U.S. Army's Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD) has awarded the Company new orders for technology products and services totaling $2.8 million. Robert Tarini, Chairman and CEO of Markland, made the announcement.

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