Hercules Offshore, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information

Hercules Offshore, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release Date and
                         Conference Call Information

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, April 11, 2013

HOUSTON, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO)
announced today that it has scheduled a conference call to discuss its first
quarter 2013 financial results on April 25, 2013. The call will take place at
10:00 a.m. CDT (11:00 a.m. EDT). The financial results are scheduled to be
released publicly prior to market opening in the United States on that same

To participate in the conference call by telephone, please call one of the
following telephone numbers 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time:

877-280-4958 (Domestic)

857-244-7315 (International)

The access or confirmation code is 60388722.

The conference call will also be broadcast live via the Internet. You may
listen by accessing Hercules Offshore's website at
http://www.herculesoffshore.com. You should connect to our website at least 15
minutes prior to the conference call to register, download and install any
necessary audio software.

If you are unable to participate, a replay of the conference call will be
available on April 25, 2013, beginning at 12:00 p.m. CDT (1:00 p.m. EDT),
through May 3, 2013. The phone number for the conference call replay is
888-286-8010 (Domestic) or 617-801-6888 (International). The access code is
77899979. Additionally, the recorded conference call will be accessible
through our website for 7 days after the conference call.

All individuals listening to the conference call or the replay are reminded
that all conference call material is copyrighted by the Company and cannot be
recorded or rebroadcast without the Company's expressed written consent.

Headquartered in Houston, Hercules Offshore, Inc. operates a fleet of 38
jackup rigs, 13 barge rigs and 64 liftboats. The Company offers a range of
services to oil and gas producers to meet their needs during drilling, well
service, platform inspection, maintenance, and decommissioning operations in
several key shallow water provinces around the world. Hercules Offshore
currently holds 32.1% of share capital in Discovery Offshore S.A., a pure
play, ultra-high specification jackup rig company. For more information,
please visit our website at http://www.herculesoffshore.com.

SOURCE Hercules Offshore, Inc.

Website: http://www.herculesoffshore.com
Contact: Son P. Vann, CFA, Vice President, Investor Relations and Planning,
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