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Hill International Receives $51 Million Contract to Manage Construction of Theme Parks in Dubai

 

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8 September 2014 – Marlton, NJ, USA and Dubai, UAE – Hill International has announced that it has received a contract from Meraas Leisure and Entertainment LLC to provide show and ride construction management consultancy services in connection with Phase 1 of the Dubai Parks development in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The two-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately AED 186.9 million ($50.9 million).

140908-pmwj27-dubai-IMAGEThe AED 9.5 billion ($2.6 billion) Dubai Parks development will be a 30-million-square-foot leisure complex and will feature numerous theme parks with hotels, retail, dining and entertainment facilities in the Jebel Ali region of Dubai as well as an inner-city family entertainment center with retail and dining facilities in the Satwa region of Dubai. More about Meraas projects at http://www.meraas.com/pages/index.aspx

“This will be a hallmark leisure development for Dubai,” said Mohammed Al Rais, Senior Vice President and Managing Director (Middle East) for Hill’s Project Management Group.  

“We are extremely honored and excited to be part of such an important development that will have a significant impact on tourism and the local economy,” added Al Rais.

Hill International (NYSE:HIL), with 4,300 employees in 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, and other construction project services.  For more information, visit http://www.hillintl.com/.

Source: Hill International