MARLTON, N.J., Oct. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that the company has been recognized with two national Project Achievement Awards by the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) at its recent National Conference held in Chicago, Illinois.
Hill was recognized for its management of the construction of Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, which won in the category of "International Project/Program." Hill was also recognized, as part of the Hill/LiRo/HDR joint venture, for its management of the extension of the No. 7 Subway Line in New York City, which won in the category of "Program Management/Program Phase—Infrastructure."
"We are extremely honored to have been recognized by CMAA with these two awards," said David L. Richter, Hill's President and Chief Operating Officer. "We are very proud of all of our professionals involved and thankful to our clients for the opportunity to help them successfully deliver these two world-class projects," added Richter.CMAA is the leading organization advancing professional construction and program management worldwide. Its membership is comprised of more than 10,000 public and private organizations, owners and individual practitioners. CMAA provides professional development, CM certification, advocacy and business opportunities to its members and the industry. For more information on CMAA, please visit their website at www.cmaanet.org . Hill International, with 3,300 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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