Hill International to Manage Construction of Seven Wind Farms in Brazil



15 July 2014 – Marlton, NJ, USA and Chapada do Araripe, Brazil – Hill International has announced that its Brazilian subsidiary Engineering S.A. has received a contract from Contour Global to provide project management services during construction of seven wind farms located in Chapada do Araripe, Piauí, Brazil. The 18-month contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately R$4.9 million ($2.2 million).

140715-pmwj25-seven-IMAGEThe wind farm development program includes 115 wind turbines with total generating capacity of 205 megawatts. Since 2007, Engineering S.A. has managed the construction of 25 wind farms throughout Brazil generating more than 760 megawatts of clean electricity.

“We manage all phases of wind farm development, including viability studies, design, procurement and construction,” said Marcelo C. Herrmann, Director with Engineering S.A.  “Our client can have confidence that we will successfully deliver their wind farm projects,” added Herrmann.

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 www.hillintl.com.

Source: Hill International