Baker Hughes Announces Conference Call

HOUSTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call on Friday, July 29, at 8:30 a.m. eastern, 7:30 a.m. central. During the conference call, the company intends to discuss results for the second quarter of 2005, ending June 30, 2005. The results are expected to be released on Friday, July 29, 2005, before the market opens.

To access the call, which is open to the public, please call the conference call operator at 800-374-2469 or 706-634-7270 for callers outside of the United States, 20 minutes prior to the scheduled start time and ask for the "Baker Hughes Conference Call." A replay will be available through Friday, August 12, 2005. The number for the replay is 706-645-9291, the access code is 6493023. The conference call and replay will be webcast. To access the webcast, go to http://www.bakerhughes.com/investor and select "News Releases," then click on "Conference Calls." Investors can automatically receive Baker Hughes e-mail alerts when news releases are posted to the company's internet site. To subscribe, go to http://www.bakerhughes.com/investor and choose "News Releases" and then "E-Mail Alerts."

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

Contacts:
Gary R. Flaharty (713) 439-8039
H. Gene Shiels (713) 439-8822

SOURCE Baker Hughes Incorporated