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Hill International Named Project Manager for New European Investment Bank headquarters in Luxembourg

 

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2 March 2015 – Marlton, NJ, USA and Luxembourg – Hill International has announced today that its subsidiary Hill International N.V. has received a contract from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to provide project management services during design and construction of EIB’s new headquarters building located in Luxembourg. The eight-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately €6.2 million ($7 million).

150302-pmwj32-eib-IMAGEThe new building will have a capacity for 1,500 work stations and an estimated gross area of approximately 74,500 square meters (802,000 square feet). It will house the staff actually located in the original EIB building which is coming to the end of its lifecycle. The new building is expected to obtain a BREEAM environmental building certification of “Excellent”.

As project manager, Hill will be responsible for managing the coordination of the project, the risks, the contracts, claims modifications, documents, communication and commissioning, as well as for coordinating security, health and safety and for overseeing design.

“EIB’s new building in Luxembourg is an extremely important project,” said John A. Arnold, Senior Vice President and Managing Director (Europe) for Hill’s Project Management Group. “It will be a state-of-the-art building—sober, sustainable and cost-efficient. We are honored that Hill has been selected to manage the construction of this essential new facility,” added Mr. Arnold.

The European Investment Bank is the long-term lending institution of the European Union owned by its Member States. It makes long-term finance available for sound investment in order to contribute towards EU policy goals. For more information on the EIB, please visit the EIB website at http://www.eib.org/

Hill International (NYSE:HIL), with 4,600 employees in 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, and other construction project services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets.  For more information, visit http://www.hillintl.com/.

Source: Hill International