MARLTON, N.J. and SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has received an award for its work on the Norwood Avenue Bridge replacement project, which was named 2012 Project of the Year by the Sacramento Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) in the category of Transportation Projects from $2 million to $10 million.
Hill was the construction manager on the project working on behalf of the City of Sacramento. The award was presented to Hill at the Chapter's Annual Awards Luncheon held on August 10, 2012 at the Woodlake Inn in Sacramento.
"It is a great honor to receive this award from APWA," said Michael B. Smith, Hill's Senior Vice President and Western Regional Manager. "Congratulations to everyone on our project team for making this project a success for our client," Smith added.The American Public Works Association serves professionals in all aspects of public works—a fact that sets it apart from other organizations and makes it an effective voice of public works throughout North America. With a worldwide membership of over 28,000 strong, APWA includes not only personnel from local, county, state/province and federal agencies, but also private sector personnel who supply products and services to those professionals. For more information on APWA, please visit their website at www.apwa.net . Hill International, with 3,200 employees in 110 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management and construction claims and consulting services. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the 8th largest construction management firm in the United States. For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com . The Hill International, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=5733 (HIL-G)
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