Hill International , the global leader in managing construction risk, announced that it has received a contract from an affiliate of Wessal Capital to provide project management services in connection with phase one of the Wessal Bouregreg development in Rabat, Morocco.
The $900 million mixed-use development will feature a 4,200-unit residential facility, a 5,000-square-meter (54,000-square-foot) shopping mall, 104,600 square meters (1.1 million square feet) of commercial office space, public parks, plazas and a waterfront promenade.
“The Wessal Bouregreg development will provide important residential, commercial and cultural amenities to Rabat,” said Waleed Abdel-Fattah, Senior Vice President and Managing Director (Africa) for Hill’s Project Management Group. “We look forward to helping Wessal successfully complete this important project,” added Abdel-Fattah.
Hill International, with 4,700 professionals in 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, construction claims and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the seventh largest construction management firm in the United States.