HOCHTIEF Aktiengesellschaft / Release of an announcement according to Article 26 Section 1 Sentence 2 of the WpHG (Own shares)


Release of a Voting Rights announcement

On November 20, 2008 , HOCHTIEF Aktiengesellschaft informes according to
Article 26, Section 1 Sentence 2 that  its Voting Rights on HOCHTIEF
Aktiengesellschaft, Essen, Deutschland, ISIN: DE0006070006, WKN: 607000,
have exceeded the 5% limit of the Voting Rights on November 20, 2008  and
now amount to 5.077% (this corresponds to 3553670 Voting Rights).

Addendum: Of the aforesaid voting share, a portion of 2.321 % (equivalent
to 1,625,000 voting rights) is attributable to HOCHTIEF Pension Trust e.V.
On this scale, HOCHTIEF Pension Trust e.V. holds shares in HOCHTIEF
Aktiengesellschaft for the latter's account.

DGAP 20.11.2008 
Language:     English
Issuer:       HOCHTIEF Aktiengesellschaft
              Opernplatz 2
              45128 Essen
Internet:     www.hochtief.de
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