HOUSTON, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that John T. Rynd, Chief Executive Officer and President, will present at the Howard Weil 41st Annual Energy Conference in New Orleans, LA, on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at 11:20 a.m. EDT ( 10:20 a.m. CDT). An audio replay of the presentation will not be available; however, the slides can be accessed through Hercules Offshore's website ( http://www.herculesoffshore.com) beginning on March 18, 2013. Headquartered in Houston, Hercules Offshore, Inc. operates a fleet of 37 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.