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Innovation in the built environment

Arup’s online magazine in the Americas

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Exterior of the Olver Transit Center. Credit Charles Rose Architects.

Projects that optimise energy

The first net zero energy transit centre in the United States.

John W. Olver Transit Center
Exterior of 250 W 55th Street. Credit Arup.

Projects that innovate

Creative structural design led to significant cost savings for this office tower.

250 West 55th Street
Exterior of the Newport Beach Civic Center and Park. Credit Arup.

Projects that inspire

New civic facility that creates a centre for the community.

Newport Beach Civic Center and Park
Interior of the Judd Foundation. Credit James Ewing Photography.

Projects that stimulate

Restoration and preservation of a renowned artist’s live/work space in Soho.

Judd Foundation

Celebrating over 25 years in the Americas

Arup in the Americas has a diverse staff of over 1,000 people in 10 offices offering planning, engineering, and design services for high-performance buildings, consulting, and major infrastructure projects.




  • 24Nov 2015

    2015 IES Illumination Awards announced

    On 8 November, the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) of North America awarded the Fulton Center an Award of Distinction (the highest level award possible), and the Brown University Building for Environmental Research and Teaching an Award of Excellence. The IES Illumination Awards recognise professionalism, ingenuity, and originality in lighting design.

  • 23Nov 2015

    SFGH celebrates ribbon cutting

    On 21 November, the San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) celebrated its rebuild project progress with a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony, before the facility officially opens in the spring. Financed by a voter-approved bond, as well as a record number of significant donations — including one by Dr Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg — the new facility is being delivered with the highest standards of quality and sustainability.

  • 20Nov 2015

    Sound and the City exhibition opens at SPUR

    Open from 12 November through 3 June, SPUR’s exhibition, Sound and the City, explores how sound influences our sense of place within cities through pieces from artists, designers, and musicians, among others. We helped create two distinct exhibits, “Conversion: Loss | Gain” and “the City Suite: 4 Small Pieces,” both of which encourage acoustic urban exploration.

  • 19Nov 2015

    WeatherShift™ Weather File Module expands

    Arup and Argos Analytics, LLC, have released an enhanced version of the WeatherShift™ Weather File Module that expands the list of cities for which projected future weather data can be generated from the initial 50 cities to 255 cities worldwide. An essential resource for designing and planning sustainable buildings and infrastructure, the original version was released on 12 May 2014.