|At the Company:||At Financial Relations Board:|
|Donald C. Roof||Georganne Palffy|
|Executive Vice President and||Analyst Contact|
|Chief Financial Officer||312-640-6768|
Milwaukee, WI – February 8, 2006 – Joy Global Inc. (Nasdaq: JOYG) announced today that management will participate in the Lehman Brothers 23nd Annual Industrial Select Conference being held at the Ritz-Carlton, South Beach Hotel in Miami Beach on February 14, 2006. Chief Executive Officer John Nils Hanson and Chief Financial Officer Don Roof are scheduled to present at the conference on Tuesday, February 14 at 2:05 p.m. EST.
A live audio webcast of the presentation with accompanying slides will be available on the company’s website www.joyglobal.com. 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.