FMC Technologies Elects 2 New Members to Board of Directors

FMC Technologies has announced the election of Claire S. Farley and Dr. Thorleif Enger to the Company's Board of Directors, effective February 27, 2009.

Ms. Farley is Advisory Director at Jeffries, Randall & Dewey, a global oil and gas industry advisor. She served as the Co-President of Jeffries, Randall & Dewey from February 2005 to July 2008, when Randall and Dewey became the Oil and Gas Investment Banking Group of Jeffries & Company. Prior to that, Ms. Farley served as Chief Executive Officer. She has extensive oil and gas exploration expertise, holding several positions within Texaco from 1982 to 1999, including President of Worldwide Exploration and New Ventures, President of North American Production, and Chief Executive Officer of HydroTexaco. Ms. Farley also served as Chief Executive Officer of Intelligent Diagnostics and of Trade Ranger. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for EnCana.

Dr. Enger is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Yara International. He previously served as Executive Vice President of Hydro Agri from 1999 to 2004. Dr. Enger served as Executive Vice President of Oil and Energy for Norsk Hydro from 1996 to 1999, and President of Hydro's Exploration and Production Division from 1987 to 1996. Dr. Enger is the Chairman of the Board of Spring Energy, an Oslo-based independent Norwegian upstream oil and gas company, and serves on the supervisory board of E.ON Ruhrgas AG, a German upstream gas company. He is also currently a Board member of QAFCO and Marine Harvest ASA.