Baker Hughes Postpones Analyst Conference

HOUSTON, Sept 21, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that it has postponed its Analyst Conference, originally scheduled for Monday, September 26 and Tuesday, September 27, to a date to be announced. The conference is being postponed to assure the continued safety of our employees and our guests from the anticipated impact of Hurricane Rita on the Texas Gulf Coast. We expect to announce a new date in the near future.

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