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Hill International to Provide Program and Project Management Services at Ontario International Airport to Support Ongoing Capital Improvement Program (CIP) and Tenant Improvement (TIP) Programs

May 8, 2023

PHILADELPHIA and ONTARIO, Calif., May 08, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hill International, Inc., delivering the infrastructure of change, is pleased to announce it was selected by the Ontario International Airport Authority (OIAA) to provide project management, construction management, and project controls services for OIAA’s ongoing Capital Improvement Program (CIP) and Tenant Improvement Program (TIP).

Hill, in partnership with KDG Construction Consulting, is supporting the delivery of multiple, concurrent landside, terminal, and airside projects at Ontario International Airport (ONT) including executive, program, and project leadership; estimating; scheduling; procurement advisement and support; risk/opportunity management; change management; inspection; commissioning; and additional on-site and office support.

Hill First Vice President, Southern California Operations J.P. Villamizar, said of the award: “Delivering the programs at ONT continues Hill’s commitment to major aviation infrastructure programs in California. As the region grows, we understand the need for efficient and reliable aviation facilities that meet the future needs of their community. We’re excited to work with KDG as part of the OIAA Program Management Team to make ONT’s programs and projects successful.”

Hill Chief Executive Officer Raouf S. Ghali adds: “Our team of aviation experts has the global experience and local resources to deliver our client’s vision for their facilities and infrastructure. ONT is an exciting and innovative airport, and I’m sure our industry-leading professionals will enhance OIAA’s outstanding reputation and mission to connect people, places, and opportunities to build a better world.”

ONT, located in San Bernardino County, is 35 miles east of Los Angeles and close to three major freeways. The airport campus encompasses more than 1,700 acres and features two terminals housing 26 gates which facilitate more than 10 airline partners flying to over 25 nonstop destinations. ONT has two concrete runways, 8L/26R and 26L/8R, which can accommodate all passenger aircraft types and more than 70 daily departures. In 2022, ONT recorded passenger traffic of nearly 6 MAP and handled total cargo volume for UPS, FedEx, and Amazon of over 850,000 tons. The CIP and TIP will deliver new, expanded, and renovated facilities to enhance services for passengers, commercial carriers, and cargo operations.

About Hill International

Hill International, with more than 3,200 professionals in over 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, project management oversight, advisory, dispute resolution, 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

Hill is exclusively a program, project, and construction management provider, meaning we have one focus as a company: protecting client interests. Free of any potential conflicts, our entire business is geared towards helping clients achieve their desired outcomes. We are dedicated to exceeding expectations throughout the entire construction project lifecycle and adapt to the needs of each assignment to develop tailored approaches and solutions to meet those needs.

Hill is a proud member of the Global Infrastructure Solutions, Inc. family of companies. Learn more about GISI at

Hill International, Inc.
Elizabeth J. Zipf, LEED AP BD+C Senior Vice President
(215) 309-7707
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