Global Industries to Announce First-Quarter Earnings on May 4

Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from Global Industries, Ltd.

    CARLYSS, La., April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 Global Industries, Ltd. (Nasdaq:   GLBL) today announced it will issue a press
 release reporting the Company's first-quarter 2001 earnings before the stock
 market opens on Friday, May 4, 2001.  It will be followed by a conference call
 with analysts at 9:00 a.m. Central Daylight Saving Time on the same day.
      Participating in the call will be:
 
     --  William J. Dore, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
     --  Peter S. Atkinson, President
     --  Timothy W. Miciotto, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
     --  William J. Dore Jr., Director of Investor Relations
 
     Anyone wishing to listen to the conference call should dial (800) 230-1059
 or (612) 332-0932 and ask for the Global Industries first-quarter earnings
 release call.  Phone lines will open 10 minutes prior to the start of the
 call.  Alternatively, the call will be webcast in real time on the Company's
 web site at www.globalind.com where it will also be archived for anytime
 reference until May 18, 2001.
     All individuals listening to the conference call or the replay are
 reminded that all conference call material is copyrighted by Global and cannot
 be recorded or rebroadcast without Global's express written consent.
     Global Industries provides pipeline construction, platform installation
 and removal, diving services, and other marine support to the oil and gas
 industry in the Gulf of Mexico, West Africa, Asia Pacific, Middle East/India
 and Mexico's Bay of Campeche.  The Company's shares are traded on the NASDAQ
 National Market System under the symbol "GLBL".
     This press release contains forward-looking information based on current
 information and expectations of the Company that involve a number of risks,
 uncertainties, and assumptions.  Among the factors that could cause the actual
 results to differ materially are: industry conditions, prices of crude oil and
 natural gas, the Company's ability to obtain and the timing of new projects,
 and changes in competitive factors.  Should one or more of these risks or
 uncertainties materialize, or should the underlying assumptions prove
 incorrect, actual outcomes could vary materially from those indicated.
 
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SOURCE Global Industries, Ltd.
    CARLYSS, La., April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 Global Industries, Ltd. (Nasdaq:   GLBL) today announced it will issue a press
 release reporting the Company's first-quarter 2001 earnings before the stock
 market opens on Friday, May 4, 2001.  It will be followed by a conference call
 with analysts at 9:00 a.m. Central Daylight Saving Time on the same day.
      Participating in the call will be:
 
     --  William J. Dore, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
     --  Peter S. Atkinson, President
     --  Timothy W. Miciotto, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
     --  William J. Dore Jr., Director of Investor Relations
 
     Anyone wishing to listen to the conference call should dial (800) 230-1059
 or (612) 332-0932 and ask for the Global Industries first-quarter earnings
 release call.  Phone lines will open 10 minutes prior to the start of the
 call.  Alternatively, the call will be webcast in real time on the Company's
 web site at www.globalind.com where it will also be archived for anytime
 reference until May 18, 2001.
     All individuals listening to the conference call or the replay are
 reminded that all conference call material is copyrighted by Global and cannot
 be recorded or rebroadcast without Global's express written consent.
     Global Industries provides pipeline construction, platform installation
 and removal, diving services, and other marine support to the oil and gas
 industry in the Gulf of Mexico, West Africa, Asia Pacific, Middle East/India
 and Mexico's Bay of Campeche.  The Company's shares are traded on the NASDAQ
 National Market System under the symbol "GLBL".
     This press release contains forward-looking information based on current
 information and expectations of the Company that involve a number of risks,
 uncertainties, and assumptions.  Among the factors that could cause the actual
 results to differ materially are: industry conditions, prices of crude oil and
 natural gas, the Company's ability to obtain and the timing of new projects,
 and changes in competitive factors.  Should one or more of these risks or
 uncertainties materialize, or should the underlying assumptions prove
 incorrect, actual outcomes could vary materially from those indicated.
 
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