SOURCE: Willbros Group, Inc.

March 17, 2008 16:00 ET

Willbros to Present at the Bear Stearns Global Oil & Gas Conference

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - March 17, 2008) - Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today that Van Welch, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Bear Stearns Global Oil & Gas Conference, to be held March 19-20, 2008 at Bear Stearns' offices in New York City.

Willbros' presentation will be webcast live on Thursday, March 20, 2008, at 10:40 a.m. Eastern Time and is expected to last approximately 25 minutes. A live broadcast of the presentation will be available online through a link on the Company's home page at A replay of the presentation will be archived on the website shortly after the presentation is concluded. Willbros management will be available for one-on-one meetings on March 20, both before and after the presentation. One-on-one meetings can be arranged through the Bear Stearns organization.

Willbros Group, Inc. is an independent contractor serving the oil, gas, power and refining and petrochemical industries, providing engineering and construction, turnarounds, maintenance and operations services to industry and government entities worldwide. For more information on Willbros, please visit our website at

Contact Information

    Michael W. Collier
    Vice President
    Investor Relations
    Willbros USA, Inc.
    (713) 403-8016

    Connie Dever
    Strategic Planning
    Willbros USA, Inc.
    (713) 403-8035