This excerpt taken from the FWLT DEF 14A filed Nov 27, 2007.
date, sign and return all proxy cards to ensure that all of your shares are represented at the special general meeting.
Shares represented by valid proxies will be voted in accordance with instructions contained therein or, in the absence of such instructions, in accordance with the recommendation of the board of directors. A proxy may be revoked by signing another proxy card with a later date and returning it to us by mail, by telephone or on the Internet prior to the meeting, or by attending the meeting in person and casting a ballot.
The board of directors has fixed the close of business on November 19, 2007 as the record date for determination of common shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the meeting and any postponements or adjournments thereof. As of November 19, 2007, the issued and outstanding voting shares of the Company consisted of 71,859,780.2242 common shares.
Admission to the meetings will be by ticket only. For registered shareholders, the bottom portion of the enclosed proxy card is your meeting ticket. Beneficial owners with shares held through an intermediary, such as a bank or broker, should request tickets by writing to the Office of the Secretary, Foster Wheeler Ltd., Perryville Corporate Park, Clinton, New Jersey, 08809-4000, and include proof of ownership, such as a bank or brokerage firm account statement or a letter from the broker, trustee, bank or nominee holding your shares, confirming your beneficial ownership of such shares.