MARLTON, N.J. and DUBAI, UAE, Dec. 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that the company has received two awards from Big Project magazine .The awards were presented to Hill on November 25, 2013 at the Construction and Sustainability Awards of Excellence held at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The first award was for "Outstanding Achievement in Project Management," for Hill's success in managing numerous projects throughout the Middle East.The second award was for Hill's role as construction manager on Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, which was recognized as "Iconic Structure of the Year."
"It was a great honor to receive these awards from Big Project magazine," said Mohammed Al Rais, Senior Vice President and Managing Director (Middle East) for Hill's Project Management Group. "Thanks to all of our clients in the region and everyone on the Hill team for their hard work which made these awards possible," added Al Rais.Big Project magazine is the Middle East's leading monthly title for the construction industry. Both online and in print, their platforms bring together a network of experts, including clients, developers, contractors, architects, consultants and suppliers, to identify trends, opportunities and challenges. For more information on Big Project magazine, please visit their web site at www.bigprojectme.com . Hill International, with 4,000 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 . The Hill International, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=5733 (HIL-G)
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