PHILADELPHIA and IRVINE, Calif. (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hill International (NYSE:HIL), delivering the infrastructure of change, announced today it was selected by Southern California Edison (SCE) to continue providing project management and support services for assignments from SCE’s Major Projects Organization, Transmission, Substation, Distribution, Generation, and Asset Management Strategy and Engineering groups. Hill has worked with SCE for more than a decade to help deliver their projects and programs on-time and within budget, providing project management, project controls, data management, document management, and other support services. The five-year contract is valued at $125 million.
SCE is one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, delivering power to 15 million people in 50,000 square miles of service area across Central, Coastal, and Southern California.
“SCE is a long-term partner for Hill,” says First Vice President, Southern California Operations J.P. Villamizar. “Over the years we have worked with SCE’s in-house experts to refine and hone management processes and systems for very exciting capital projects and initiatives to deliver the energy infrastructure Southern California needs to grow safely and sustainably. We’re proud and excited to continue our partnership.”
About Hill International
Hill International, with more than 2,900 professionals in 70 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, project management oversight, facilities management, and other consulting services to clients in a variety of market sectors. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as one of the largest construction management firms in the United States. For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com.
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