Hill International Receives Three Contracts from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works

PHILADELPHIA and LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has received three contracts from the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works (DPW) to provide as-needed construction inspection and labor compliance services on various projects. The contracts have a combined estimated value to Hill of approximately $5.4 million.

Under the inspection contract, Hill will be providing construction, traffic signal, electrical, welding and coating inspectors, technical support staff and clerical staff in support of various road, flood control, landscaping, bridge, water, sewer and aviation construction projects located throughout Los Angeles County. Under the labor compliance contracts, Hill will be providing compliance monitoring, communications, audits, enforcement, compliance software implementation and training.

“We are proud that DPW continues to entrust Hill with inspection of their county-wide construction and maintenance program,” said Michael Tahan, Senior Vice President in charge of Hill’s highway and bridge practice in California.

Hill International, with 4,700 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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