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Jan 30, 2019

Hill International Selected to Serve the Port of Long Beach for Seventh Consecutive Year

PHILADELPHIA, PA and LONG BEACH, CA – January 30, 2019 – Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today it has been selected to continue providing on-call construction management services to the Port of Long Beach. Hill’s new contract represents the firm’s seventh consecutive year supporting the Port.

 The contract will involve full construction management services as determined necessary by the Port of Long Beach to successfully complete its projects. Services will include, but not be limited to, construction management and construction contract administration, field inspection, scheduling, cost estimating, labor compliance, SWPPP compliance training, constructability reviews, and document control. The contract is expected to involve support and management of the demolition of existing facilities (buildings and structures), intermodal rail yards, and roadways and bridges, as well as container terminal development, office and industrial buildings, navigation improvements, utilities, shore-to-ship power, grading and paving, and communication systems.

 The second-busiest container seaport in the country, the Port of Long Beach handles trade valued at more than $194 billion annually, supports 1.4 million trade-related jobs, and encompasses 3,200 acres with 31 miles of waterfront, 10 piers, 62 berths, and 68 post-Panamax gantry cranes. In 2017, the Port handled more than 7.5 million container units, achieving the busiest year in its more than 100-year history.

 “It is rewarding when a client as important as the Port of Long Beach validates your performance, work product, and service by selecting you for another assignment,” said Hill’s John Skoury, Senior Vice President and California Regional Manager, who serves as Project Principal for this contract. “Over the years, we have established a strong relationship with the Port. We understand their policies, procedures, and expectations, all of which allows us to provide our services efficiently and cost-effectively.”

 About Hill International

 Hill International, with approximately 2,700 professionals in more than 50 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, and other consulting services to clients in a variety of market sectors. 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.

Forward Looking Statements

Certain statements contained herein may be considered "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and it is our intent that any such statements be protected by the safe harbor created thereby. Except for historical information, the matters set forth herein including, but not limited to, any statements of belief or intent, any statements concerning our plans, strategies, and objectives for future operations; and any statements regarding our intent to file late periodic reports or relisting on a national securities exchange, are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on our current expectations, estimates and assumptions and are subject to certain risks and uncertainties. Although we believe that the expectations, estimates, and assumptions reflected in our forward-looking statements are reasonable, actual results could differ materially from those projected or assumed in any of our forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause our actual results to differ materially from estimates or projections contained in our forward-looking statements are set forth in the Risk Factors section and elsewhere in the reports we have filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including that unfavorable global economic conditions may adversely impact our business, our backlog may not be fully realized as revenue, our expenses may be higher than anticipated, and the review of the Company's accounting, accounting policies and internal control over financial reporting, and the preparation of and the audit or review, as applicable, of filings may take longer than currently anticipated or additional restatement adjustments may be identified.  We do not intend, and undertake no obligation, to update any forward-looking statement.

Hill International, Inc.
Elizabeth J. Zipf, LEED AP BD+C
Senior Vice President
Hill International, Inc.
One Commerce Square
2005 Market Street, 17th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 309-7707

elizabethzipf@hillintl.com

 

Hill International, Inc.

Todd Weintraub
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
(215) 309-7776

toddweintraub@hillintl.com

InvestorCom
John Glenn Grau
President
(203) 295-7841

jgrau@investor-com.com

(HIL-G)

 

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