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Published Date: Dec. 19, 1997 Company Name: National Technical Systems Address: Executive Offices 24007 Ventura Blvd. Calabasas, Calif. 91302 Main Telephone Number: 818/591-0776 Internet Home Page Address (URL) www.NTSCORP.com Chief Executive Officer: Jack Lin Chief Financial Officer: Lloyd Blonder, CPA Investor Relations Contact: Damon Wright Business number: 714/252-8440 Public Relations Contact: Owen Daley Business number: 714/252-8440 Trading Symbol/ Exchange: NTSC/Nasdaq Industry: Diversified Market Makers: Nash, Weiss & Co.; Herzog, Heine, Geduld, Inc.; Troster Singer Corp.; Ernst & Co.; Fahnestock & Co. Inc.; Josephthal Lyon & Ross; Access Securities Inc.; Knight Securities LP; Dallas Research & Trading Inc.; Mayer & Schweitzer Inc.; Fechtor, Detwiler & Co.; Sherwood Securities Corp.
Company description: NTSC (National TV Standards Committee) The committee that developed the television standards for the U.S, which are also used in Canada, Japan, South Korea and several Central and South American countries. Both the committee and the standard are called "NTSC. is a premier diversified diversified (di·verˑ·s technology services company delivering a full range of high-quality, inter-related technical services and solutions to industry and government. The company is capitalizing on the corporate and government trends towards "right-sizing" and increasing flexibility through outsourcing (1) Contracting with outside consultants, software houses or service bureaus to perform systems analysis, programming and datacenter operations. Contrast with insourcing. See netsourcing, ASP, SSP and facilities management. of services, elimination of in-house In-house
In the context of general equities, keeping an activity within the firm. For example, rather than go to the marketplace and sell a security for a client to anyone, an attempt is made to find a buyer to complete the transaction with the firm. personnel, reductions in capital expenditures, and low- or no-cost availability of idle/underused assets and facilities. NTSC operates in three distinct, yet interrelated in·ter·re·late
tr. & intr.v. in·ter·re·lat·ed, in·ter·re·lat·ing, in·ter·re·lates
To place in or come into mutual relationship.
-- Technical Staffing -- furnishing information technology
-- Technical Services -- providing component & system evaluation
-- Registration Services -- supplying ISO (1) See ISO speed.
(2) (International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, Switzerland, www.iso.ch) An organization that sets international standards, founded in 1946. The U.S. member body is ANSI. 9000/14000 registration
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