Luke R. Corbett Named Director of Noble Drilling

Noble Drilling Corporation announced that Luke R. Corbett has joined the Board of Directors. Mr. Corbett is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kerr-McGee Corporation and has over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. He is a graduate of The University of Georgia with a bachelors degree in mathematics and serves on the Board of Directors of OGE Energy Corporation and BOK Financial Corporation. Corbett serves as a Director of the American Petroleum Institute and the Domestic Petroleum Council, as a Trustee of the American Geological Institute Foundation and is a member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, the Society of Exploration Geophysicists and the National Petroleum Council.