Transense shortlisted to win its category in the UK Stock Market Awards

For release      0700      9th  March 2011 Transense Technologies plc ("Transense" or the "Company") The AIM-listed technology transfer company Transense shortlisted to win its category in the UK Stock Market Awards (9th March, 2011)   Transense Technologies plc (AIM: TRT) is pleased to advise that it is one of four nominees to have been shortlisted to win the UK Stock Market Awards 2011, in the category, Best Automobiles and Parts PLC of the year.  The Awards ceremony will be held on 31 March 2011. With all Main market and AIM-listed companies in its sector under consideration, Transense is delighted to have been nominated against such strong competition and believes this accolade recognises in large part the progress the Company has made over the past two years. The awards are based on corporate performance in the calendar year 2010. The Judging Panel look at a range of criteria, including share price growth, strategy implementation and management acumen and identify those companies implementing a carefully considered strategy to properly balance risk with return and create shareholder value. Graham Storey, CEO of Transense commented: "We are delighted to have been nominated against such an impressive list of quoted companies in our sector.  The hard work and effort put in by all our staff is being recognised, as the Company looks forward to being able to build on the solid foundations it has established over the last two years". For more information, please contact: Transense Technologies plc Tel: +44 (0) 1869 238 380 Graham Storey, Chief Executive Brewin Dolphin - Nomad Neil Baldwin Tel: +44 (0) 845 213 4726 Hybridan LLP - Broker Claire Noyce Tel: +44 (0) 207 947 4350 Peckwater PR Tarquin Edwards Tel: +44 (0)7879 458 364 About Transense Transense Technologies is a technology transfer company based in Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, UK. Transense develops Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW), wireless, batteryless, sensor systems in partnership with its licensees and partners, Honeywell, Melexis, Michelin, Sengenuity, Stack, Tai-Saw, Texas Instruments, SCHOTT, McLaren Electronic Systems and Carbon Motors. Current applications include Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) and torque systems for Electrical Power Assisted Steering (EPAS) and driveline management. Transense is listed on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange (TRT) For more information This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Transense Technologies plc via Thomson Reuters ONE [HUG#1495442]