Consultant’s JV is construction manager on the extension of subway line

Hill International has received a £13m ($21.1m) amendment to its contract with the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The consultant’s Hill International/LiRo/HDR joint venture is to provide construction management services for the extension of the No.7 Subway Line in New York City.

D. Clarke Pile, Hill’s senior vice president and Northeast regional manager, said: “The extension of the No. 7 Line is a critical project for the MTA and subway passengers in New York City.

“We are honored that the MTA has expanded our joint venture’s contract to ensure that this project remains on target for a successful completion.”

Hill is a one-third partner in the joint venture.