BOULDER, CO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 04/16/08 -- Dynamic Materials Corporation ("DMC") (NASDAQ: BOOM), a leading provider of explosion-welded clad metal plates and associated services, will announce its fiscal 2008 first quarter financial results after the stock market closes on Thursday, May 1, 2008.

Following the release of its financial results, executive management will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast. The event will begin at 5 p.m. Eastern (3 p.m. Mountain) and will be accessible via the Internet at www.dynamicmaterials.com, or by dialing into the teleconference at 888-713-4205 (617-213-4862 for international callers) and entering the passcode 63402808. Telephonic participants can reduce pre-call hold time by registering for the conference in advance via the following link: https://www.theconferencingservice.com/prereg/key.process?key=PDYU9WU8H

Participants should access the website at least 15 minutes early to register and download any necessary audio software. A replay of the webcast will be available for 30 days and a telephonic replay will be available through May 3, 2008, by calling 888-286-8010 (617-801-6888 for international callers) and entering the passcode 68076308.

For additional information, please contact Geoff High at 303-393-7044 or visit the Company's website at www.dynamicmaterials.com.

About Dynamic Materials Corporation

Based in Boulder, Colorado, Dynamic Materials Corporation is a leading international metalworking company. Its products, which are typically used in industrial capital projects, include explosion-welded clad metal plates and other metal fabrications for use in a variety of industries, including oil and gas, petrochemicals, alternative energy, hydrometallurgy, aluminum production, shipbuilding, power generation, industrial refrigeration and similar industries. The Company operates three business segments: Explosive Metalworking, which uses proprietary explosive processes to fuse different metals and alloys; Oilfield Products, which manufactures, markets and sells specialized explosive components and systems used to perforate oil and gas wells; and AMK Welding, which utilizes various technologies to weld components for use in power-generation turbines, as well as commercial and military jet engines. For more information, visit the Company's websites at http://www.dynamicmaterials.com and http://www.dynaenergetics.de.

CONTACT:
Geoff High
Pfeiffer High Investor Relations, Inc.
303-393-7044