MEDIA ADVISORY, Sept. 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) --
What: William J. Dore, Chairman and CEO of Global Industries, Ltd. (GLBL) will preside over the opening bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Thursday September 7th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. EDT Contacts: James F. Gallagher Vice President -- Investor Relations 281-529-7850 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Stephanie Lowenthal; 646.441.5220
The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.
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About Global Industries, Ltd. (GLBL):
Global Industries, Ltd. is a leading international offshore construction company established in 1973 to support the offshore oil and gas industry. The company operates one of the world's largest and most diverse construction fleets and diving groups with vessels, divers and facilities stationed in the Gulf of Mexico, West Africa, India, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America. Global Industries offers its clients a full suite of services including turnkey construction, pipeline and platform installation, diving, wet welding technology and subsea services, inspection, maintenance, repair and removal services. The Company's shares are traded on the NASDAQ Select Market under the symbol "GLBL."