Global Industries Elects Dickerson to the Board of Directors

Friday, March 23, 2007
Global Industries, Ltd. said that Lawrence R. Dickerson, President and Chief Operating Officer of Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Dickerson was elected to the Board on March 21, 2007. Dickerson has served as President and Chief Operating Officer and as a Director of Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. since 1998. Previously Dickerson was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Dickerson joined Diamond Offshore in 1979. Dickerson has been involved in various industry and governmental organizations. He is currently Vice Chairman of the National Ocean Industries Association. He is currently a director of the International Association of Drilling Contractors and was the 2003 Chairman. Mr. Dickerson was appointed by the President and served on the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy.

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