Hill International Named to Zweig’s 2016 Hot Firm List of the Fastest-Growing Companies in the Construction Industry

PHILADELPHIA, July 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has been recognized by The Zweig Letter as the 31st fastest-growing company among architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firms in the United States and Canada. The 2016 Hot Firm List ranks the top 100 firms measured by their increase in revenue over the past three years in terms of both dollar and percentage change. Hill has now been named to the list 14 times over the past 15 years.

Hill and the other ranked firms will be honored at an awards ceremony during The Zweig Letter’s 2016 Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference which will be held on September 22-23, 2016, at the Arizona Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona.

“It is a great honor to be included on this year’s Hot Firm List,” said David L. Richter, Hill’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “Having been ranked on this prestigious ranking for 14 out of the past 15 years is an incredible accomplishment of which our entire company should be proud,” added Richter.

The Zweig Letter, a weekly newsletter providing management advice for consulting firms in the engineering and construction industry, is published by ZweigWhite, Inc., a leading source of management consulting, information and education for the design and construction industry. For more information on ZweigWhite, please visit their website at www.zweigwhite.com.

Hill International, with 4,600 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 eighth 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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