SOURCE: Willbros Group, Inc.

Willbros Group, Inc.

May 27, 2011 07:00 ET

Willbros Elects William B. Berry, Arlo B. DeKraai and Daniel E. Lonergan and Appoints Michael C. Lebens to Board

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - May 27, 2011) - Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced that at its 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held on May 23, 2011, stockholders re-elected William B. Berry and Arlo B. DeKraai and elected Daniel E. Lonergan as Class III directors to its Board. Willbros also appointed Michael C. Lebens to its Board as a Class I director.

Willbros also announced that stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, named executive officer compensation and expressed a preference for a yearly advisory vote on compensation of the Company's named executive officers.

Willbros Group, Inc. is a global contractor specializing in energy infrastructure serving the oil, gas and power industries. Our offerings include engineering, procurement and construction (individually or as an integrated "EPC" service offering), refinery turnarounds, ongoing maintenance and other specialty services to industry and government entities worldwide. For more information on Willbros, please visit our web site at

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