Hill International Project Recognized as Middle East's "Iconic Structure of the Year"

MARLTON, N.J. and DUBAI, UAE, Dec. 4, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that the company's Etihad Towers project has been recognized by Big Project magazine as "Iconic Structure of the Year." The award was presented to Hill today at the magazine's annual awards banquet held at the Armani Hotel located in the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

"The Big Project awards recognize the best of the best in construction throughout the Middle East," said Raouf S. Ghali, President of Hill's Project Management Group (International). "I am very proud of our entire Etihad Towers team for this distinguished honor," added Ghali.

Big Project magazine is the Middle East's leading monthly title for the construction industry. Both online and in print, our platforms bring together a network of experts, including clients, developers, contractors, architects, consultants and suppliers, to identify trends, opportunities and challenges. For more information on Big Project magazine, please visit their web site at www.bigprojectme.com.

Hill International, with 3,300 employees in 110 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management and construction claims and consulting services. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the 8th 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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CONTACT: Hill International, Inc. John P. Paolin Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications (856) 810-6210 johnpaolin@hillintl.com The Equity Group Inc. Devin Sullivan Senior Vice President (212) 836-9608 dsullivan@equityny.com

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