PHILADELPHIA, July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has received a contract from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), Mid-Atlantic Region in Philadelphia, PA to provide construction management services during the construction of a new U.S. Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The five-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately $6.0 million.
The new courthouse, to be located at 6th and Reily Streets in downtown Harrisburg, will comprise approximately 243,000 gross square feet of built-up area. The U.S. Bankruptcy, District, and Magistrate Courts, U.S Court Clerks, U.S. Probation, U.S. Marshals Service, U.S. Attorneys, U.S. Trustees, Federal Public Defender and GSA will occupy the facility. The facility will feature five District courtrooms, two Magistrate courtrooms and one
Bankruptcy courtroom as well as associated supporting spaces, such as judges' chambers, jury deliberation facilities, jury assembly, grand jury suites and holding cells. The building will also provide 42 interior parking spaces.
"We look forward to helping GSA successfully deliver this new federal courthouse," said Michael V. Griffin, P.E., Senior Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager for Hill's Project Management Group. "We are confident that our team will meet or exceed all of our client's expectations," added Griffin.
Hill International, with 3,300 professionals in more than 50 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, 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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