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MARLTON, N.J. and RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that its subsidiary Engineering S.A. has received a contract from MRP International to provide construction monitoring and procurement advisory services in connection with the Trump Towers Rio commercial development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 5-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately R$7.0 million ($3.5 million).
Trump Towers Rio will be a complex of five AAA 150-meter-high skyscrapers, each with 38 floors, and will have a total built-up area including commercial and underground space of about 450,000 square meters (4.8 million square feet). The project is being developed in Porto Maravilha ("Marvelous Port"), the port region adjacent to the commercial center of Rio de Janeiro. It is the first project to bear the Trump name in Brazil. For more information on the development, please visit its website at
"We are honored to be involved in such an ambitious commercial development and we look forward to working with our client to make it a successful project," said Henrique de Aragao, Director of Engineering S.A.
Hill International, with 3,700 employees in 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management and construction claims and consulting services.
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