Port Long Beach Approves Contract for Phase 3 of $1.5 Billion Modernization Plan

Port Of Long Beach

Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced it will continue serving the Port of Long Beach on the 10 year, $1.49 billion modernization known as the Middle Harbor Redevelopment Project, Pier E.

Hill will provide construction management services for Phase 3, which is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2020. When finished and at full capacity, the Middle Harbor Terminal will be able to move 3.3 million twenty-foot-equivalent units (TEUs) annually. This figure doubles the previous facilities’ cargo capacity while reducing pollution and will allow the modernized wharf to handle the world’s largest ships.

“We couldn’t be more pleased to continue serving the Port of Long Beach on this significant program transforming the port,” said Senior Vice President & Deputy Regional Manager, John Skoury, P.E., of Hill’s role as a subconsultant on this effort. “As the needs of our ports and the infrastructure surrounding our ports continue to grow, we stand ready to respond on behalf of our clients.”