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May 05, 2015
Willbros Reports First Quarter 2015 Results
- Total Liquidity at March 31, 2015 is $100.1 million - Operating income of $35.2 million, including gain on asset sales of $58.5 million - Weather and market conditions slowed operations in first quarter - Company expects additional cost savings from focus on core services - Company to host conference call at 8:00 AM Central Time, May 6, 2015 HOUSTON, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today results for the first quarter 2015. The Company repo... 
May 04, 2015
Willbros Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
HOUSTON, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announces plans to release its first quarter 2015 results on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 after the close of market. In conjunction with the release, Willbros has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, May 6th at 9:00 am Eastern Time (8:00 am Central Time). What: Willbros First Quarter Earnings Conference Call When: Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time How: Live vi... 
April 20, 2015
Willbros Elects Phil D. Wedemeyer to Board of Directors
HOUSTON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today that its Board of Directors elected Phil D. Wedemeyer to the Willbros Board on April 17, 2015. Mr. Wedemeyer retired as a partner from Grant Thornton LLP, an international accounting firm and also served in various capacities with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board ("PCAOB"), including serving as Director, Office of Research and Analysis and as a Deputy Director, Division of Registration and Inspec... 
April 01, 2015
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Willbros Group, Inc./
In the news release, Willbros Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results from Continuing Operations, issued 31-Mar-2015 by Willbros Group, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the mentions of "from continuing operations" have been removed from the first paragraph, as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: Willbros Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results from Continuing Operations -- Company obtains covenant relief fro... 
March 31, 2015
Willbros Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
HOUSTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announces plans to release its fourth quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 after the close of market. In conjunction with the release, Willbros has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, April 1st at 9:00 am Eastern Time (8:00 am Central Time). What:       Willbros Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call When... 
March 19, 2015
Willbros Closes Sale of UtilX to Novinium
HOUSTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) today announced that it has closed the transaction for the sale of all outstanding stock of its UtilX subsidiary to Novinium, Inc., Auburn, Washington. Willbros will apply net proceeds from the sale to debt reduction, expected to be in the range of $35 to $40 million, after customary closing costs and adjustments. "This acquisition will improve industry competition by providing a strong alternative to the capital intensiv... 
March 17, 2015
Willbros Filing Form 12b-25 with Securities and Exchange Commission
HOUSTON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) today announced that it is filing a Form 12b-25 Notification of Late Filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with regard to its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014. The Company has determined that it is unable to file its Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014 within the prescribed time period without unreasonable effort or expense for the following reasons. The C... 
January 12, 2015
Willbros Names President of Oil & Gas Segment
- Harry New rejoins Willbros HOUSTON, Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) today announced that Harry New has rejoined the company as President of its Oil & Gas segment, where he will have operating responsibility for the Company's portfolio of oil and gas construction services in the United States. Mr. New will report operationally to Michael Fournier, President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. New was previously with Willbros in the 2005-2011 timeframe when he... 
January 06, 2015
Willbros Completes Payoff of the WAPCO Settlement Agreement
HOUSTON, Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) today announced that it made a payment of $32.75 million to West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited ("WAPCO") on December 30, 2014. The Company has now paid in full all sums due under the March 29, 2012 Settlement Agreement with WAPCO.  John T. McNabb, II, Chairman and CEO, commented: "With this matter fully behind us, we now have the flexibility in our credit facility to address the multiple opportunities in energy infrastr... 

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Willbros Group, Inc. is a global contractor specializing in energy infrastructure serving the oil, gas and power industries. Our offerings include engineering, procurement and construction (individually or as integrated “EPC” services), refinery turnarounds, pipeline construction, pipeline integrity management, GIS consulting and other specialty services to industry and government entities worldwide. We are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WG.