Core Laboratories Appoints New President for Owen Oil Tools

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from Core Laboratories N.V.

    HOUSTON, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Laboratories (NYSE:   CLB) announced
 today the appointment of Jeffery M. West as President of its Owen Oil Tools
 subsidiary, effective April 30, 2001.  Mr. West's extensive experience
 includes service as head of operations for a leading Canadian supplier of
 perforating products, president of a logging-while-tripping technology
 introduction company, and management and sales roles with two major
 international wireline companies.  Owen's manufacturing operations are located
 in and around Fort Worth, Texas, with distribution centers near major
 oilfields around the globe.  Owen is the largest independent supplier of
 perforating charges and systems in the world.
     "Jeff brings a customer perspective and industry experience to Owen Oil
 Tools product and service operations," according to Core Laboratories Chief
 Operating Officer, Monty Davis.  "We are very pleased to have Jeff join us at
 this time to lead the continuing growth of Owen Oil Tools."
     Mr. West will be an important addition to the Core Laboratories global
 operations team, which is working to realize the synergies between Core's
 reservoir description, production enhancement and reservoir management
 operations.  Core's combination of capabilities is uniquely focused on helping
 its customers optimize their reservoirs to produce more oil and gas now and
 over the lives of their reservoirs.
     Core Laboratories N.V. (www.corelab.com) is a leading provider of
 proprietary and patented reservoir description, production enhancement and
 reservoir management services used to optimize petroleum reservoir
 performance.  The Company has over 70 offices in more than 50 countries and is
 located in every major oil-producing province in the world.
 
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SOURCE Core Laboratories N.V.
    HOUSTON, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Laboratories (NYSE:   CLB) announced
 today the appointment of Jeffery M. West as President of its Owen Oil Tools
 subsidiary, effective April 30, 2001.  Mr. West's extensive experience
 includes service as head of operations for a leading Canadian supplier of
 perforating products, president of a logging-while-tripping technology
 introduction company, and management and sales roles with two major
 international wireline companies.  Owen's manufacturing operations are located
 in and around Fort Worth, Texas, with distribution centers near major
 oilfields around the globe.  Owen is the largest independent supplier of
 perforating charges and systems in the world.
     "Jeff brings a customer perspective and industry experience to Owen Oil
 Tools product and service operations," according to Core Laboratories Chief
 Operating Officer, Monty Davis.  "We are very pleased to have Jeff join us at
 this time to lead the continuing growth of Owen Oil Tools."
     Mr. West will be an important addition to the Core Laboratories global
 operations team, which is working to realize the synergies between Core's
 reservoir description, production enhancement and reservoir management
 operations.  Core's combination of capabilities is uniquely focused on helping
 its customers optimize their reservoirs to produce more oil and gas now and
 over the lives of their reservoirs.
     Core Laboratories N.V. (www.corelab.com) is a leading provider of
 proprietary and patented reservoir description, production enhancement and
 reservoir management services used to optimize petroleum reservoir
 performance.  The Company has over 70 offices in more than 50 countries and is
 located in every major oil-producing province in the world.
 
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