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.




  • 13Feb 2015

    WeatherShiftTM toolset expanded

    Arup has partnered with Argos Analytics, LLC to expand the WeatherShift™ toolset, originally announced May 2014. The WeatherShift™ toolset takes projections from multiple global climate models and “shifts” present day weather files based on those projections. This can be used in design to test an urban or building environment for performance in a predicted future climate.

  • 09Feb 2015

    HEARTBEAT installation provides an interactive urban pulse

    Since 2009, Times Square Arts, the public art program of the Times Square Alliance, has invited proposals from architecture and design firms for a four-week public art installation celebrating love in Times Square. This year, Arup partnered with Stereotank on the winning proposal for a dynamic venue for visitors to interact and experience rhythms both new and familiar.

  • 16Jan 2015

    Fiona Cousins named chair-elect to USGBC board of directors

    Fiona Cousins, PE, CEng, LEED Fellow has been named chair-elect by the US Green Building Council (USGBC) board of directors. With a career based on the twin pillars of resource-efficient design and an understanding that collaborative, interdisciplinary processes are the best way to achieve this, Fiona will help further the movement toward a sustainable future.

  • 02Dec 2014

    Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts opens

    The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando, Florida celebrated its grand opening on November 6. The 330,000ft2 multi-venue performing arts center, for which Arup provided structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering as well as acoustics and audiovisual design, was a collaborative effort. Arup and Artec (now part of Arup) worked closely with Barton Myers Associates, and executive architects HKS Architects, Inc. and Baker Barrios Architects, to design and detail the multipurpose facilities.