Global Power to Webcast Investor Presentation at POWER-GEN International

IRVING, Texas, Dec. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Power Equipment Group Inc. (Nasdaq:GLPW) ("Global Power") announced that Luis Manuel Ramírez, President and Chief Executive Officer, and David L. Willis, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present the Company's strategy and outlook at a luncheon it is hosting on December 12, 2012, during POWER-GEN International in Orlando, Florida. The presentation will be webcast beginning at approximately 12:20 p.m. ET and can be accessed at Global Power's website: http://www.globalpower.com.

The accompanying slides for the presentation are available on the Company's website. An archived webcast and transcript of the presentation will also be posted to the website, when available.

About Global Power

Texas-based Global Power Equipment Group Inc. is a design, engineering and manufacturing firm providing a broad array of equipment and services to the global power infrastructure, energy and process industries. Through its Services Division, the Company provides on-site specialty support and outage management services for commercial nuclear reactors in the United States and maintenance services to fossil and hydroelectric power plants and other industrial operations. Through its Products Division, the Company designs, engineers and manufactures a comprehensive portfolio of equipment for gas turbine power plants and power-related equipment for industrial operations, with over 40 years of power generation industry experience. With a strong competitive position in its product lines, the Company benefits from a large installed base of equipment in domestic and international markets. Additional information about Global Power Equipment Group Inc. may be found at www.globalpower.com.

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CONTACT: Investor Relations Contact:
         Deborah K. Pawlowski
         Kei Advisors LLC
         (716) 843-3908
         dpawlowski@keiadvisors.com

         Media Contact:
         J.D. Whittenburg
         Global Power Equipment Group
         (214) 574-2726
         jwhittenburg@globalpower.com

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