Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) announced today that Chris Beckett, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference in New York City, New York, on Thursday, September 6, 2012, at 10:25 a.m., Eastern Daylight Time. A live broadcast of the presentation and a replay will be publicly accessible in the “Events & Presentations” subsection of the “Investor Relations” section of the company’s website, www.pacificdrilling.com. Participants are encouraged to log onto the site at least 15 minutes before the scheduled presentation to ensure that minimum software requirements are met. About Pacific Drilling With its best-in-class drillships and highly experienced team, Pacific Drilling is a fast growing company that is committed to becoming the industry’s preferred ultra-deepwater drilling contractor. Pacific Drilling’s fleet of seven ultra-deepwater drillships will represent one of the youngest and most technologically advanced fleets in the world. The company currently operates four recently delivered drillships under customer contract and has three drillships under construction at Samsung, one of which is under customer contract. For more information about Pacific Drilling, including our current Fleet Status, please visit our website at www.pacificdrilling.com.