Transocean Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2002 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
In addition, the conference call will be simulcast through a listen-onlybroadcast over the Internet and can be accessed by logging onto the company'sWorldwide Web address at www.deepwater.com and selecting \"Investor Relations.\"It may also be accessed via the Worldwide Web at www.CompanyBoardroom.com bytyping in the company's NYSE trading symbol, \"RIG.\"
A telephonic replay of the conference call should be available after 1:00 p.m.EDT on October 29 and can be accessed by dialing 719/457-0820 and referring tothe passcode 146882. Also, a replay will be available through the Internet andcan be accessed by visiting either of the above-referenced Worldwide Webaddresses. Both replay options will be available for approximately 30 days.
Transocean Inc. is the world's largest offshore drilling contractor with morethan 150 full or partially owned and managed mobile offshore drilling units,inland drilling barges and other assets utilized in the support of offshoredrilling activities worldwide. The company's mobile offshore drilling fleet isconsidered one of the most modern and versatile in the world with 31high-specification semisubmersibles and drillships, 27 other semisubmersiblesand one drillship, and 53 jackup drilling rigs. Transocean Inc. specializes intechnically demanding segments of the offshore drilling business, includingindustry-leading positions in deepwater and harsh environment drilling services.With a current equity market capitalization in excess of $6.9 billion, thecompany's ordinary shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under thesymbol \"RIG.\"
Transocean Inc., Houston
Jeffrey L. Chastain, 713/232-7551
Guy A. Cantwell, 713/232-7647