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Carlos M. Cardoso Elected To Hubbell Board of Directors

SHELTON,   CT.    (February   7, 2013) -  The  Board  of  Directors  of  Hubbell
Incorporated  (NYSE:  HUBA, HUBB) announces the election of Carlos M. Cardoso as
a Director of the Company effective immediately.

Mr.   Cardoso,  55, is  Chairman,  President  and  Chief  Executive  Officer  of
Kennametal  Inc.  Kennametal  is  a  $3  billion  dollar  company  that provides
innovative  custom and standard wear-resistant  solutions for the industrial and
infrastructure  markets.  The  company  helps  its  customers drive productivity
improvements in harsh environments through their advanced materials sciences and
application knowledge.

Hubbell's  President  and  Chief  Executive  Officer,  Mr.  David G. Nord, said,
"Carlos has a strong background in manufacturing, excellent understanding of the
industrial  market and in-depth knowledge  of driving productivity improvements.
We  look forward  to his  insight and  contributions as  we continue to grow the

Prior  to his current role,  Mr. Cardoso was President  of the $1.3 billion Pump
Division  of Flowserve Corporation. Previously, Mr. Cardoso spent over six years
with  Honeywell /  AlliedSignal where  he held  several positions  of increasing
responsibility.  Prior  to  Honeywell  /  AlliedSignal,  Mr.  Cardoso  was  Vice
President  Manufacturing  Operations  for  Colt  Manufacturing.  He received his
bachelor's  degree in  business administration  from Fairfield  University and a
master's  degree  in  management  from  the  Hartford  Graduate  Center. He also
participated  in  the  Executive  Management  Program at Cornell University. Mr.
Cardoso  has  been  named  one  of  America's "Best Chief Executive Officers" by
Institutional Investor Magazine.

Hubbell  Incorporated is an international manufacturer of quality electrical and
electronic  products  for  a  broad  range  of  non-residential  and residential
construction,  industrial and  utility applications.  With 2012 revenues of $3.0
billion,  Hubbell Incorporated  operates manufacturing  facilities in the United
States, Canada, Switzerland, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the People's Republic of China
("China"),  Italy,  the  United  Kingdom,  Brazil  and  Australia.  Hubbell also
participates  in joint  ventures in  Taiwan and  Hong Kong,  and maintains sales
offices  in Singapore, China,  India, Mexico, South  Korea, and countries in the
Middle East. The corporate headquarters is located in Shelton, CT.


Contact:   James M. Farrell
        Hubbell Incorporated
        40 Waterview Drive
        P.O. Box 1000
        Shelton, Connecticut  06484
        (475) 882-4000

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Source: Hubbell Inc. via Thomson Reuters ONE

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