PHILADELPHIA and NEEDHAM, Mass., May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), delivering the infrastructure of change, announced today it was selected by the Town of Swampscott, MA, to provide owner’s project management (OPM) services for the Hadley Elementary School project. Once complete, this new school will house 900 students from Kindergarten through fourth grade, and includes a media center, cafetorium, and administrative spaces in a central “core” space. The school is being designed to achieve LEED Silver certification, as well as to exceed current building energy efficiency requirements. Hill’s OPM support, which began with a feasibility study for the new school and subsequent public outreach and education efforts, will include construction management; furniture, fixtures, and equipment management; and move-in. The new school is scheduled to open in time for start of the 2024 academic year.
Hill First Vice President, New England Peter Martini said of the award: “Our team helped the public understand the need for this new school as well as to generate excitement for the project. Now, we’re looking to build on that excitement and deliver a new Hadley Elementary that Swampscott will be proud of for years to come.”
Hill CEO Raouf Ghali, added: “As America reinvests in its public facilities and infrastructure, Hill is ready to continue our decades-long relationship with municipalities like Swampscott in making certain they realize their projects as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible. Congratulations to Swampscott, Peter, and the entire project team on this new win.”
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