Kirby Corporation To Present At The BB&T Transportation Services Conference

 Kirby Corporation To Present At The BB&T Transportation Services Conference

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2013

HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX)
announced today that Kirby will present at the BB&T Capital Markets
Transportation Services Conference on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. Specifics
of the conference are as follows:

BB&T Capital Markets Transportation Services Conference
Presentation date and time: Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 1:25 p.m. EST
Presenter: Joe Pyne, Chairman and CEO
David Grzebinski, Executive Vice President and CFO
Location: Coral Gables, Florida

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available to the public and a
replay will be available after the presentation on Kirby's website, A copy of the material prepared by Kirby for the
presentation will be available at 7:00 a.m. central time on the day of the
presentation on Kirby's website. A replay of the presentation will be
available for 30 days.

Kirby Corporation, based in Houston, Texas, is the nation's largest domestic
tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products throughout the
Mississippi River System, the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all
three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. Kirby transports
petrochemicals, black oil products, refined petroleum products and
agricultural chemicals by tank barge. Through the diesel engine services
segment, Kirby provides after-market service for medium-speed and high-speed
diesel engines and reduction gears used in marine and power generation
applications. Kirby also distributes and services high-speed diesel engines,
transmissions, pumps, compression products and manufactures and remanufactures
oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units, for land-based
pressure pumping and oilfield service markets.

Statements contained in this press release with respect to the future are
forward-looking statements. These statements reflect management's reasonable
judgment with respect to future events. Forward-looking statements involve
risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those
anticipated as a result of various factors, including cyclical or other
downturns in demand, significant pricing competition, unanticipated additions
to industry capacity, changes in the Jones Act or in U.S. maritime policy and
practice, fuel costs, interest rates, weather conditions, and timing,
magnitude and number of acquisitions made by Kirby. Forward-looking
statements are based on currently available information and Kirby assumes no
obligation to update any such statements. A list of additional risk factors
can be found in Kirby's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December
31, 2011 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE Kirby Corporation

Contact: Steve Holcomb, +1-713-435-1135
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