Conference Call And Webcast Alert: Atwood Oceanics, Inc.

           Conference Call And Webcast Alert: Atwood Oceanics, Inc.

Invites You to Join Its Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Conference Call on the Web

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2013

HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW)
announced today that it would announce earnings after the market closes on
Wednesday, January 30, 2013. The company will hold its conference call and
webcast in conjunction with its fiscal 2013 First Quarter earnings release on
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:00 P.M. ET (11:00 A.M. CT).

The company's conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet at
12:00 P.M. ET, Thursday, January 31, 2013 with Rob Saltiel, President and CEO,
and Mark L. Mey, Senior Vice President and CFO, participating.

What:    Atwood Oceanics, Inc.'s Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Earnings Release
When:    12:00 P.M. ET (11:00 A.M. CT), Thursday, January 31, 2013
Where:   http://www.media-server.com/m/acs/26e802d556b0c42c6d0dfeaf8aa7422b
Dial In: 1-866-952-1908 / 785-424-1827 Conference ID#: ATWOOD
Contact: Mark L. Mey, Senior Vice President and CFO 281-749-7902

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
archived for 30 days on the website www.prnewswire.com. Some of the matters
that will be discussed in the Conference Call on January 31, 2013 may involve
forward-looking statements which are based on current expectations and involve
risks and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual future results
to be materially different from those that will be discussed in the Conference
Call.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. is a global offshore drilling contractor engaged in the
drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells.
The company currently owns 12 mobile offshore drilling units and is
constructing three ultra-deepwater drillships and one high-specification
jackup. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston,
Texas. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. common stock is traded on the New York Stock
Exchange under the symbol "ATW."

SOURCE Atwood Oceanics, Inc.