P.O. Box 65,

                        North Thetford, VT 05054

Phone:             (802)222-7740




H.C. Fennell Inc., Announces a Change in its Name to Building Envelope Services, Inc.


North Thetford, VT - April 17, 2003. H.C. Fennell, Inc., parent company of insulation applications and building envelope performance leader FOAM-TECH, announced today that it has changed its name to Building Envelope Services, Inc. The corporate name change reflects the deliberate development of sophisticated techniques for improving building envelope performance. Henri Fennell, President, believes the new name accurately conveys the expansion of his company's consulting and diagnostic services in the area of building science. Building Envelope Services, Inc. (formerly known as "H.C. Fennell Inc.,") is registered in Vermont and currently is in the approval process for the State of Massachusetts where it also files a corporate annual report.

Building Envelope Services, conducting business as FOAM-TECH, is an industry leader for over 20 twenty years specializing in Superinsulation and environmental control solutions. FOAM-TECH installs safe, cost-effective, and environmentally-friendly polyurethane foams. Working directly with architects, engineers, general contractors and homeowners, FOAM-TECH provides energy efficient solutions for residential and commercial buildings.


Henri Fennell is an architect and an entrepreneur with 25 years of experience in energy conservation products and services utilizing manufactured and field-installed polyurethane technologies. He is an energy conservation consultant with 18 years of experience using infrared and other building diagnostics equipment and techniques. Henri is also an AIA certified instructor and teaches courses related to building envelope theory and applications.


For further information contact: Henri Fennell, Building Envelope Services, Inc. P.O. Box 65, North Thetford, VT 05054.  Phone: (802)222-7740. E-mail: