MARLTON, N.J. and NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that one of the company's projects has been recognized by Engineering News-Record (ENR) as among the magazine's 2014 Global Best Projects. The award will be presented to Hill on May 13, 2014 during ENR's 2014 Global Construction Summit in New York City.
The award-winning project was the Shams Abu Dhabi Gateway Towers project, which tied for the Best Project Award in the "Retail/Mixed-Use Developments" category.
"We are extremely honored to be receiving this award," said David L. Richter, Hill's President and Chief Operating Officer. "It is a reflection of the hard work and outstanding efforts of our entire project team," added Richter.
Hill International, with 4,200 professionals in 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, construction claims and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the 9th largest construction management firm in the United States. For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com.
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