Baker Hughes Hosts Investor Event on December 13, 2005

HOUSTON, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI; PCX; EBS) announced today that it is web casting an Analyst Conference it is hosting in The Woodlands, Texas. The conference web cast will begin at approximately 8:00 a.m. central (9:00 a.m. eastern) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005. Interested parties may access the web cast live over the internet at http://www.bakerhughes.com/investor, where a link to the web cast will be available. To listen to the live presentations, please go to the website at least 15 minutes early to register and download and install any necessary software. A replay will be available on our website until Wednesday, December 28, 2005.

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

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

SOURCE: Baker Hughes Incorporated

CONTACT: Gary R. Flaharty, +1-713-439-8039, or H. Gene Shiels,
+1-713-439-8822, both of Baker Hughes Incorporated
Web site: http://www.bakerhughes.com
http://www.bakerhughes.com/investor