Baker Hughes Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 25, 2001--Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) (PSE:BHI) (EBS:BHI) chairman, president and chief executive officer, Michael E. Wiley, announced today that the Baker Hughes Board declared the regular quarterly cash dividend of $.115 per share of common stock payable May 25, 2001, to holders of record May 7, 2001.

Baker Hughes is a leading provider of drilling, formation evaluation, completion and production products and services to the worldwide oil and gas industry.

NOT INTENDED FOR BENEFICIAL HOLDERS.

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CONTACT: Baker Hughes Incorporated, Houston
Gary R. Flaharty, 713/439-8039
gary.flaharty@bakerhughes.com
or
Kyle J. Leak, 713/439-8042
Kyle.leak@bakerhughes.com