GIFI Reports 1Q Earnings

Thursday, April 25, 2002
Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. reported net income of $1.4 million ($.12 diluted EPS), before a cumulative effect of change in accounting principle, on revenue of $27.2 million for its first quarter ended March 31, 2002, compared to net income of $918 thousand ($.08 diluted EPS) on revenue of $27.6 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2001. Effective January 1, 2002 the Company adopted Statement of Financial Accounting Standards Board No. 142, ("SFAS No. 142"), "Goodwill and Other Intangibles Assets", which resulted in a $4.8 million non-cash charge for the impairment of goodwill, which was recorded as a cumulative effect of change in accounting principle. The recording of this non-cash charge for the impairment of goodwill resulted in a net loss of $3.4 million ($.29 diluted EPS) for the quarter ended March 31, 2002. At March 31, 2002, the company had a revenue backlog of $82.3 million and a labor backlog of approximately 1.3 million man-hours remaining to work.

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