Global Marine Schedules Release of First Quarter 2001 Results

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Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from Global Marine Inc.

    HOUSTON, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Marine Inc. (NYSE:   GLM) said it
 plans to release its first quarter 2001 financial results before opening of
 trading on the New York Stock Exchange on April 17, 2001.  That same morning,
 at 9:30 a.m. Central Time (10:30 a.m. Eastern Time), the company will hold an
 analyst conference call to discuss its results.
     Analysts may participate in the teleconference by calling 1-800-233-2795
 in the United States or 785-832-1077 from outside the country.  Others wishing
 to listen to the conference call live may do so by logging on to our website
 at www.glm.com.  It is recommended that you connect to the website prior to
 the conference call to ensure adequate time for any software download that may
 be needed to hear the webcast.  A replay of the recorded conference call will
 be available on the website shortly after the conclusion of the call.
     Houston-based Global Marine is one of the largest offshore drilling
 contractors with an active fleet of 33 mobile rigs worldwide.  In addition,
 the company is the world's largest provider of offshore drilling management
 services.
 
      CONTACT:  Michael R. Dawson
                (281) 596-5809
 
 

SOURCE Global Marine Inc.
    HOUSTON, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Marine Inc. (NYSE:   GLM) said it
 plans to release its first quarter 2001 financial results before opening of
 trading on the New York Stock Exchange on April 17, 2001.  That same morning,
 at 9:30 a.m. Central Time (10:30 a.m. Eastern Time), the company will hold an
 analyst conference call to discuss its results.
     Analysts may participate in the teleconference by calling 1-800-233-2795
 in the United States or 785-832-1077 from outside the country.  Others wishing
 to listen to the conference call live may do so by logging on to our website
 at www.glm.com.  It is recommended that you connect to the website prior to
 the conference call to ensure adequate time for any software download that may
 be needed to hear the webcast.  A replay of the recorded conference call will
 be available on the website shortly after the conclusion of the call.
     Houston-based Global Marine is one of the largest offshore drilling
 contractors with an active fleet of 33 mobile rigs worldwide.  In addition,
 the company is the world's largest provider of offshore drilling management
 services.
 
      CONTACT:  Michael R. Dawson
                (281) 596-5809
 
 SOURCE  Global Marine Inc.