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New Superior Energy Services Liftboat to be Christened

New Iberia, La., (Feb. 20, 2008) — Superior Energy Services' Marine Services Division Christened its new 175-foot class liftboat, the Superior Liberty, on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Marine Industrial Fabrication located at the Port of Iberia in New Iberia, La.

Mrs. Charlie M. Hardy performed the Christening. Guests from the industry, media and local government toured the vessel, and lunch was served onboard.

The Superior Liberty has modern features, technology and design unique to its class including a 100-ton, 100-ft boom crane more commonly seen on larger vessels and a larger working deck and deckload. In addition, the vessel's accommodations were designed and built with maximum comfort and efficiency for customer representatives.

Superior owns and operates a fleet of 29 rental liftboats ranging from 145 ft to 250 ft in leg length and capable of working in water depths up to 180 ft. The liftboats are complementary to Superior's well intervention services and are specially outfitted to deliver production-related bundled services in support of customers' construction, maintenance and production enhancement projects.

Superior Energy Services is a single-source provider of production-related services, rental tools and liftboats worldwide. Superior's "bundled services" approach gives customers increased efficiency for faster project completion, less risk of downtime, greater scheduling control and the opportunity for cross-trained personnel to maximize use of equipment and rental tools.

Superior Energy Services, headquartered in Harvey, La., employees more than 4,200 people in more than 130 locations worldwide. Visit

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