ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Sept. 7, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MYR Group Inc. (Nasdaq:MYRG), a leading specialty contractor serving the electrical infrastructure market in the United States, announced today that the company will be attending the 2010 Wedbush Securities Clean Technology & Industrial Growth MAC: Management Access Conference . The conference will take place in San Francisco, Calif. on September 14-15, 2010. MYR Group's Chief Executive Officer, William A. Koertner, and Chief Financial Officer, Marco A. Martinez, will present on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 1:00 PM Pacific time. Interested parties may access a live webcast of the presentation by visiting http://www.wsw.com/webcast/wedbush14/myrg/ or through the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site at www.myrgroup.com . A replay of the webcast will be available for 7 days following the conference.

About MYR Group Inc.

MYR Group is a holding company of specialty construction service providers. Through subsidiaries dating back to 1891, MYR Group is one of the largest national contractors servicing the transmission and distribution sector of the United States electric utility industry. Transmission and distribution customers include electric utilities, cooperatives and municipalities. MYR Group also provides commercial and industrial electrical contracting services to facility owners and general contractors in the Western United States. Its comprehensive services include turnkey construction and maintenance services for the nation's electrical infrastructure.
CONTACT:  MYR Group Inc.          Marco A. Martinez, Chief Financial Officer          847-290-1891          investorinfo@myrgroup.com          Dresner Corporate Services          Investor Contact:          Philip Kranz          312-780-7240          pkranz@dresnerco.com