Pride International, Inc. Invites You to Join Its First Quarter Earnings Conference Call on the Web

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Pride International, Inc.

    HOUSTON, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Pride International,
 Inc.'s (NYSE:   PDE) First Quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen
 to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on
 Friday, April 27, 2001 at 9:00 AM CDT with Paul A. Bragg, President and Chief
 Executive Officer of Pride International, Inc.
 
      What:     Pride International, Inc. First Quarter Earnings Release
 
      When:     Friday April 27, 2001 at 9:00 AM CDT
 
      Where:    http://www.videonewswire.com/PRIDE/042701/
 
      How:      Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the
                address above
 
      Contact:  Investor Relations of Pride International, Inc., 713-789-1400
 
     Pride International, Inc. is one of the world's premier drilling
 contractors.  The Company provides a range of onshore and offshore drilling,
 workover and related services in many of the world's most challenging
 environments -- including the Gulf of Mexico, Latin America, West Africa, the
 Middle East and Southeast Asia.
     Pride's fleet incorporates leading-edge technology and is supported by
 comprehensive on-site inventories and maintenance capabilities.  Offshore,
 Pride's assets range from platform and jackup rigs to semisubmersibles and
 ultra-deepwater drillships.  Prides land rigs range in capability from shallow
 workover units to 30,000 feet drilling depths.
     If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
 archived on the Web site www.prideinternational.com.  To access the replay,
 click on Investor Relations.  The call will also be archived at
 www.prnewswire.com.
 
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast:  The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and at least a
 28.8Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening to
 the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
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SOURCE Pride International, Inc.
    HOUSTON, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Pride International,
 Inc.'s (NYSE:   PDE) First Quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen
 to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on
 Friday, April 27, 2001 at 9:00 AM CDT with Paul A. Bragg, President and Chief
 Executive Officer of Pride International, Inc.
 
      What:     Pride International, Inc. First Quarter Earnings Release
 
      When:     Friday April 27, 2001 at 9:00 AM CDT
 
      Where:    http://www.videonewswire.com/PRIDE/042701/
 
      How:      Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the
                address above
 
      Contact:  Investor Relations of Pride International, Inc., 713-789-1400
 
     Pride International, Inc. is one of the world's premier drilling
 contractors.  The Company provides a range of onshore and offshore drilling,
 workover and related services in many of the world's most challenging
 environments -- including the Gulf of Mexico, Latin America, West Africa, the
 Middle East and Southeast Asia.
     Pride's fleet incorporates leading-edge technology and is supported by
 comprehensive on-site inventories and maintenance capabilities.  Offshore,
 Pride's assets range from platform and jackup rigs to semisubmersibles and
 ultra-deepwater drillships.  Prides land rigs range in capability from shallow
 workover units to 30,000 feet drilling depths.
     If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
 archived on the Web site www.prideinternational.com.  To access the replay,
 click on Investor Relations.  The call will also be archived at
 www.prnewswire.com.
 
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast:  The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and at least a
 28.8Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening to
 the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X83581633
 
 SOURCE  Pride International, Inc.