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Superior Energy Services, Inc. to Present at IPAA Oil and Gas Symposium and 11th Annual Bear Stearns Credit Research Conference
HARVEY, La., Apr 19, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) plans to make two presentations to the investment community next week. On Monday, April 22, Superior will present at the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) 2002 Oil & Gas Investment Symposium at 3:40 p.m. Eastern Time. Then, on Wednesday, April 24, the Company will present at the 11th Annual Bear Stearns Credit Research Conference at 3:45 p.m. Eastern Time.

Both presentations will be webcast live. To access the presentations, visit the investor relations section of Superior's website at During the presentations, Terence Hall, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer will address developments and opportunities in certain business segments, discuss industry activity and address its strategy going forward.

Superior Energy Services, Inc. provides a broad range of specialized oilfield services and equipment primarily to major and independent oil and gas companies engaged in the exploration, production and development of oil and natural gas properties offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and throughout the Gulf Coast region. These services and equipment include the rental of liftboats, rental of specialized oilfield equipment, electric and mechanical wireline services, well plug and abandonment services, coiled tubing services and engineering services. Additional services provided include contract operating and supplemental labor, offshore construction and maintenance services, offshore and dockside environmental cleaning services, the manufacture and sale of drilling instrumentation and the manufacture and sale of oil spill containment equipment.

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors. Among the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially are: volatility of the oil and gas industry, including the level of exploration, production and development activity; risks associated with the Company's rapid growth; changes in competitive factors and other material factors that are described from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual events, circumstances, effects and results may be materially different from the results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Consequently, the forward-looking statements contained herein should not be regarded as representations by Superior or any other person that the projected outcomes can or will be achieved.

CONTACT:          Superior Energy Services, Inc., Harvey
                  Greg Rosenstein, 504/362-4321