Harsco Corporation To Present at Raymond James & Associates Institutional Investor Conference

Company to Broadcast Presentation Over the Internet

Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that it will be presenting at the Raymond James & Associates 2001 Institutional Investors Conference, being held March 5th - 7th in Orlando, Fla. Making the Harsco presentation will be Derek C. Hathaway, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Salvatore D. Fazzolari, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Mr. Hathaway and Mr. Fazzolari will discuss the Company's performance and outlook.

Harsco's conference presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. ET on Monday, March 5, 2001 and will be broadcast live over the Internet. Listeners will need to register at the following web address:


Once listeners have completed the registration process, they will receive a confirmation email with their username and password. Listeners should go to this site at least 15 minutes before the event to register and download and install any necessary software, either Microsoft Windows Media Player or RealPlayer. Pre-registrations can be made any time preceding the event. For those unable to listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available for 90 days by accessing the address above. There is no charge to access this event.

Harsco Corporation will also provide a link to the broadcast and replay from its web site at www.harsco.com.

Harsco's industrial services and products serve strategic worldwide industries, including infrastructure development, steel, railway transportation, gas and energy. The company recorded 2000 revenues in excess of $2 billion, and employs more than 20,000 people in 38 countries. Additional information about Harsco can be found at www.harsco.com.