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Oct. 17, 2019
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Document Type 8-K
Amendment Flag false
Document Period End Date Oct. 17, 2019
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Entity File Number 1-38143
Entity Registrant Name Baker Hughes Company
Entity Central Index Key 0001701605
Entity Tax Identification Number 81-4403168
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE
Entity Address, Address Line One 17021 Aldine Westfield Road
Entity Address, City or Town Houston
Entity Address, State or Province TX
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 77073
City Area Code (713)
Local Phone Number 439-8600
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Title of 12(b) Security Class A Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share
Trading Symbol BKR
Security Exchange Name NYSE
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Information, Former Legal or Registered Name Baker Hughes, a GE company