Hill International to Manage Renovation of the William J. Green, Jr. Federal Building in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has received a task order from Region 3 of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to provide construction management and commissioning services during the renovation of the William J. Green, Jr. Federal Building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The potential five-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately $2.4 million.

Under the initial task order, Hill will be managing Phase I of a two-phase repair and alteration project for the approximately 841,000 gross-square-foot, ten-story federal office building located at 600 Arch Street. The project involves the realignment and reconfiguration of tenant space and multiple building system upgrades and replacements. The project will improve the building's overall utilization through the realignment and implementation of various economical workplace solutions and result in an effective long-term housing solution for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Internal Revenue Service, among other tenants. The project has an estimated total cost of approximately $94.1 million.

"We are honored that GSA has once again turned to Hill to help manage one of their most important projects," said Michael V. Griffin, P.E., Senior Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager for Hill's Project Management Group.

Hill International, with 4,800 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 seventh 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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