PHILADELPHIA and ONTARIO, Calif., Nov. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has received multiple contracts from the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to provide construction engineering, inspection and scheduling support services. The contracts have a combined estimated value to Hill of approximately $14.7 million.
The awarded contracts include one as prime consultant from District 7, one as subconsultant to AECOM from District 7 and two as subconsultant to Kleinfelder/Simon Wong from District 11. Pursuant to the contracts, Hill will be providing construction engineering and construction inspection support services on an as-needed basis to support Caltrans on various road and bridge projects throughout the two districts.
"These infrastructure improvements will have a significant impact on the state of California,"said Michael Tahan, Senior Vice President in charge of Hill's highway and bridge practice in California. "We are proud to be part of such an important program," added Tahan.
Hill International, with 4,900 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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