SOURCE: Pride International

Pride International

August 27, 2009 17:08 ET

Pride International, Inc. to Present at the Barclays CEO Energy / Power Conference

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - August 27, 2009) - Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) today announced that Louis A. Raspino, president and chief executive officer of the company, will address attendees at the Barclays Capital 2009 CEO Energy / Power Conference in New York. Mr. Raspino is scheduled to present on Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 1:45 p.m. ET.

A live broadcast of Mr. Raspino's presentation and a replay will be publicly accessible through the company's website at www.prideinternational.com 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 24 rigs, including two deepwater drillships, 12 semisubmersible rigs, seven independent leg jackups, and three managed deepwater rigs. The company also has four ultra-deepwater drillships under construction with expected deliveries in 2010 and 2011.

Statements regarding the completion of the distribution, the expected distribution date, the tax-free nature of the distribution, growth prospects, the effects of the company's transition, expected shipyard deliveries, as well as any other statements that are not historical facts 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 disclosed in the Form 10 of Seahawk Drilling or 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

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