MARLTON, N.J., Oct. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that Thomas J. Driscoll, F.CMAA, a Senior Vice President with Hill's Construction Claims Group, has been recognized with the Construction Management Award by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The award was presented to him during the ASCE's Annual Conference which was held on October 9-12, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
This prestigious award is presented by the ASCE to recognize contributions in the field of construction management as a practitioner, educator or researcher. ASCE's Honors and Awards program recognizes the commendable achievements and remarkable accomplishments of the civil engineering profession and distinguishes the unique contributions engineers make to both the industry and society.
Driscoll has more than 50 years of project management and construction claims experience, and he is one of the nation's leading professionals in offering expert witness testimony on major construction disputes. He received his B.S. in civil engineering from Widener University and he is a Fellow and a former President of the Construction Management Association of America.
"Tom's accomplishments in construction scheduling, schedule delay analysis and loss of productivity claims are second-to-none in the industry," said Irvin E. Richter, Hill's Chairman and CEO. "We are very proud of Tom and fortunate to have him on our team," added Richter.
Hill International, with 3,900 employees 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.
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