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 5, 2004 (February 4, 2004)
Baker Hughes Incorporated
(State of Incorporation)
(Commission File No.)
|3900 Essex Lane, Houston, Texas
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (713) 439-8600
Item 5. Other Events and Regulation FD Disclosure.
On February 4, 2004, Baker Hughes Incorporated issued a news release announcing the appointment of James R. Clark as President and Chief Operating Officer, a copy of which is furnished with this Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated into this Item 5 by reference.
Item 7. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1|| News Release of Baker Hughes Incorporated dated February 4, 2004.|
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.
|Baker Hughes Incorporated
|Dated: February 5, 2004||By:||/s/ Sandra E. Alford|
|Sandra E. Alford|