SOURCE: Pride International

Pride International

December 02, 2009 14:33 ET

Pride International, Inc. to Present at the Capital One Southcoast 4th Annual Energy Conference

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - December 2, 2009) - Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) today announced that Jeffery L. Chastain, Vice President - Investor Relations & Communications, will address attendees at the Capital One Southcoast 4th Annual Energy Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Chastain is scheduled to present on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 9:20 a.m. CDT.

A live broadcast of Mr. Chastain's presentation and a replay will be publicly accessible through the company's website at and can be found under the Investor Relations link. Participants are encouraged to log onto the website at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the presentation to ensure that all software requirements are met.

Pride International, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, operates a fleet of 23 rigs, including two deepwater drillships, 12 semisubmersible rigs, seven independent leg jackups, and two managed deepwater rigs. The company also has four ultra-deepwater drillships under construction.

Statements regarding the estimated duration of client contracts, contract dayrate amounts, future contract commencement dates and locations, planned shipyard projects, other out of service time, expected shipyard deliveries, as well as any other statements that are not historical facts in the report are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions identified above or as disclosed from time to time in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. As a result of these factors, actual results may differ materially from those indicated or implied by such forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Analyst Contact:
    Jeffrey L. Chastain
    (713) 917-2020

    Media Contact:
    Kate Perez
    (713) 917-2343