New Jersey-based Hill International has announced that its Brazilian subsidiary, Engineering S.A., has received a contract from Contour Global to provide project management services during construction of seven wind farms in Brazil. Hill says the 18-month contract is worth approximately $2.2 million.
The wind farm development program includes 115 wind turbines with total generating capacity of 205 MW. Since 2007, Engineering S.A. has managed the construction of 25 wind farms throughout Brazil generating more than 760 MW, Hill notes.
‘We manage all phases of wind farm development, including viability studies, design, procurement and construction,’ says Marcelo C. Herrmann, director of Engineering S.A. ‘Our client can have confidence that we will successfully deliver their wind farm projects."