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

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 www.myrgroup.com. 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,
         investorinfo@myrgroup.com
        
         Investor Contact:
        
         Philip Kranz, Dresner Corporate Services, 312-780-7240,
         pkranz@dresnerco.com