Hill International Selected as Project Manager for Rehabilitation of Gereshk Hydropower Plant in Afghanistan

Hill International Selected as Project Manager for Rehabilitation of Gereshk
Hydropower Plant in Afghanistan

MARLTON, N.J. and KABUL, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill
International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk,
announced today that it has received a contract from Da Afghanistan Breshna
Sherkat (DABS) to provide project implementation and supervision services in
connection with the Gereshk Electricity Services Improvement Project in
Gereshk, Afghanistan. The 30-month contract has an estimated value to Hill of
approximately $8.8 million.

The $50 million Gereshk Electricity Services Improvement Project, funded by
the Asian Development Bank, involves therehabilitationand upgrading of
theGereshk Hydropower Plant to 4.8 megawatt capacity as well asconstruction
and replacement of 30 kilometers of theGereshk transmission and distribution
networkwhich will be upgraded from 3.3 kilovolt to 20 kilovolt capacity.

"The Gereshk Hydropower Plant is a critical source of power for the Helmand
Province," said Abdo E. Kardous, Senior Vice President and Managing Director
(Asia/Pacific) for Hill's Project Management Group."The rehabilitation of the
plant and transmission network will dramatically improve the quality of the
province's electrical capacity," added Kardous.

Hill International, with 3,700 employees in 100 offices worldwide, provides
program management, project management, construction management and
construction claims and consulting services. Engineering News-Record magazine
recently ranked Hill as the 8th largest construction management firm in the
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