MARLTON, N.J. and PITTSBURGH, Dec. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has been recognized with the 2013 Outstanding Highway Engineering Award from the Pittsburgh Section of the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE) for the company's role as construction manager for the Montour Run Bridge No. 6 replacement project in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. The award was presented to Hill at the section's Past Presidents Banquet held on October 5, 2013 at the Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, Pennsylvania.
"The Montour Run Bridge No. 6 provides the only access for several local businesses," said Vic Spinabelli, Jr., P.E., LEED AP, Senior Vice President in charge of Hill's project management operations in Western Pennsylvania and Ohio. "Hill is proud to be part of the team that helped to minimize the time needed to remove and replace the bridge and we are honored to have been recognized by ASHE's Pittsburgh Section," added Spinabelli.
ASHE's mission is to provide a forum for its more than 6,000 members and partners of the highway industry to promote a safe, efficient and sustainable highway system through education, innovation and fellowship. For more information on ASHE, please visit their website at www.ashe.pro.
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.
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