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.




  • 22May 2015

    Boston University’s CILSE celebrates groundbreaking

    The modern and sustainable $150m, nine-story, 170,000ft2 Boston University (BU) Center for Integrated Life Science & Engineering facility will bring together life scientists, engineers, and physicians in a visionary research centre with flexible research facilities for the multidisciplinary faculty and students. Designed by Payette, BU administrators and Boston city officials were joined by the design team and community members to mark the start of construction on Thursday, May 14.

  • 20May 2015

    Jordan O’Brien wins ‘40 Under 40’ award

    This award is given to 40 building industry professionals age 40 and younger who stand out in all aspects of their lives.

  • 04May 2015

    Installation of the new Echelman sculpture begins

    Arup’s fifth collaboration with Studio Echelman in North America and Studio Echelman’s tallest and highest sculpture to date was unveiled on 3 May 2015 and will remain in place through October. Commissioned by the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, Echelman’s sculpture for Boston is an original design inspired by the transformation of the city’s waterfront following the Big Dig and the creation of the mile-and-a-half-long Greenway.

  • 01May 2015

    Bolling Building reopens in Boston’s Dudley Square

    A grand reopening ceremony was held on 25 April for Dudley Square’s Bolling Building. Working directly for local architect Sasaki, in collaboration with the Netherlands-based design firm Mecanoo, Arup’s structural engineering design responded to complex demands on the gravity system, enabling the architect’s vision of creating a column-free lobby while integrating all mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection systems into the sleek interior space.