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Transense Technologies PLC
11 December 2006

Transense Technologies plc


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Transense Technologies extends Licensing Agreement with Honeywell


Transense Surface Acoustic Wave Technology to be used in Honeywell Sensors for
new Applications


Transense Technologies plc ('Transense') today announces that it has signed an
agreement with Honeywell International Inc. ('Honeywell') to extend the licensed
use by Honeywell of the company's surface acoustic wave ('SAW') technology to
non-automotive pressure sensing applications.

'The more Transense and Honeywell collaborate, the more potential applications
for our surface acoustic wave technology come to light,' said James Perry, chief
executive officer of Transense. 'Our initial efforts to bring the technology to
the automotive industry for tire pressure monitoring and torque sensor
applications have been met with success. Now, we are expanding our joint effort
into additional non-automotive pressure segments where Honeywell already has a
presence'.

The world market for industrial sensors is estimated to be worth $4 billion a
year and is growing at the rate of 5.8% compound per annum.

SAW technology is a passive technology that reflects a radio signal from a
battery-less sensor back to a remote reader. Utilizing Transense's SAW
technology, Honeywell developed a pressure and temperature sensor for use in the
recently announced Michelin eTireII tyre pressure monitoring system, designed to
help truck fleet managers accurately monitor tyre pressure and temperature for
improved fuel efficiency, safety and extended tyre life.

'There are many potential applications for SAW technology, and we look forward
to working with Transense to continue exploring opportunities to bring value to
new industries,' said Billal Hammoud, global director of Honeywell Sensing &
Control's emerging electronic sensing business.

SAW technology also is used in Honeywell torque sensors which will be found in
automotive engines, transmissions and driveline and chassis designs to improve
vehicle safety, performance and economy.


About Transense Technologies

Transense Technologies is a technology transfer company that develops Surface
Acoustic Wave ('SAW'), wireless, battery-less sensor systems for the automotive
and other industries. Current applications include tire 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 additional
information, please visit www.transense.co.uk.


About Honeywell

Honeywell International is a $31 billion diversified technology and
manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and
services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive
products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township,
N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, Chicago and Pacific
Stock Exchanges. It is one of the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones
Industrial Average and is also a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.
For additional information, please visit www.honeywell.com.


11 December 2006


For further information please contact:


Transense Technologies plc


01869 238 380


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