Cairo residential project management contract awarded

Hill International has received a contract from Abraj Misr Company to provide project management services in connection with The Gate mixed-use complex in Cairo, Egypt.

The four-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of  $2.4m.

The $300m residential complex will include eight interlocked towers featuring a five-star hotel, six residential buildings and one luxury residential tower.

Construction will focus on “green building architecture” minimising the carbon footprint and maximising sustainability attributes.

Waleed Abdel-Fattah, senior vice president and managing director (Africa) for Hill’s Project Management Group, said; “This project will not only have an impact on business, tourism and quality of life, it will add to the overall attractiveness of Cairo.”

“We are extremely honoured to have been selected for this important assignment,” he added.