Superior Energy Services 8-K 2010
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 1, 2010
SUPERIOR ENERGY SERVICES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 1, 2010, Superior Energy Services, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing, among other things, the details of certain charges that are expected to impact fourth quarter 2009 earnings. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference. In accordance with General Instruction B.2. of Form 8-K, the information furnished in this Item 2.02 and Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
In the February 1, 2010 press release described in Item 2.02, the Company also announced the completion on January 26, 2010, of its acquisition of Hallin Marine Subsea International Plc (Hallin). The Company paid approximately $162 million to acquire all of the equity of Hallin and repaid approximately $55 million of Hallins debt.
On February 1, 2010, the Company issued a press release announcing that the Company has acquired from Shell Offshore Inc. the Bullwinkle platform and related assets located in the Gulf of Mexico, and subsequently has sold an undivided 49% interest in those assets to Dynamic Offshore Resources, LLC, which will operate the assets. A copy of the Companys press release is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: February 2, 2010