Joy Global Inc.: To Present At Bank Of America 36th Annual Investment Conference

At the Company:
Donald C. Roof

At Financial Relations Board:
Georganne Palffy
Analyst Contact

Milwaukee, WI – September 11, 2006 – Joy Global Inc. (Nasdaq: JOYG) announced today that management will participate in the Bank of America 36th Annual Investment Conference being held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in San Francisco on September 19, 2006. Chief Executive Officer of Joy Global Inc., John Nils Hanson and Chief Executive Officer of Joy Mining Machinery, Michael W. Sutherlin are scheduled to present at the conference on Tuesday, September 19 at 8:30 a.m. PST.

Live audio webcasts of the presentations with accompanying slides will be available on the company’s website Listeners should go to the Investor Presentations heading in the investor relations section of the Joy Global website at least 15 minutes before the presentation to download and install any necessary audio software.

Joy Global Inc. is a worldwide leader in manufacturing, servicing and distributing equipment for surface mining through P&H Mining Equipment and underground mining through Joy Mining Machinery.