MYR Group Inc. Announces Third-Quarter and First Nine-Months 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Oct. 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MYR Group Inc. ("MYR") (Nasdaq:MYRG), a leading specialty contractor serving the electrical infrastructure market in the United States, announced it will release third-quarter and first nine-months 2012 results on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, after the close of trading. In conjunction with the release, MYR has scheduled a conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss results on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. Central time.

To participate in the conference call via telephone, please dial (877) 561-2750 (domestic) or (763) 416-8565 (international) at least five minutes prior to the start of the event. A replay of the conference call will be available through Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time, by dialing (855) 859-2056 or (404) 537-3406, and entering conference ID 53856841. MYR will also broadcast the conference call live via the internet. Interested parties may access the webcast through the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at Please access the website at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to register, download and install any necessary audio software. The webcast will be archived for 7 days.

About MYR Group Inc.

MYR is a leading specialty contractor serving the electrical infrastructure market in the United States. MYR is one of the largest national contractors servicing the transmission and distribution sector of the United States electric utility industry. MYR's transmission and distribution customers include electric utilities, cooperatives and municipalities. MYR provides a broad range of transmission and distribution services which includes design, engineering, procurement, construction, upgrade, maintenance and repair services with a particular focus on construction, maintenance and repair throughout the continental United States. MYR also provides commercial and industrial electrical contracting services in the western United States.

CONTACT: MYR Group Inc. Contact: Paul J. Evans, Chief Financial Officer, 847-290-1891, Investor Contact: Philip Kranz, Dresner Corporate Services, 312-780-7240, pkranz@dresnerco.comSource:MYR Group Inc.