MARLTON, N.J. & DOHA, Qatar, Sept. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that the Qatar Silhouette Tower has been named by Construction Week magazine as "Qatar Tower Project of the Year". The award was presented to Hill at the magazine's annual Qatar awards banquet held on September 10, 2012 at the Grand Hyatt Doha. This is the second year in a row that Hill has won this award.
"This award is a testament to our team's diligence and commitment to the project," said Mohammed Al Rais, Senior Vice President and Managing Director (Middle East) for Hill's Project Management Group. "We are very grateful to our client for our involvement in this prestigious project and we are honored to have been recognized for its success," added Al Rais.
The Construction Week Awards are the foremost event celebrating the achievements of construction contractors, designers and consultants in the Middle East. The awards seek to recognize and reward individual excellence, corporate prowess and project success. Entries were judged by a large jury of industry peers, a factor which has given the Construction Week Awards an independent and credible reputation. For more information on Construction Week magazine, please visit their website at www.constructionweekonline.com .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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