Photo of a bridge that's part of Montreal autoroute 30

Improving access

Multidisciplinary design for a public-private partnership project designed to alleviate traffic congestion.

Montreal Autoroute 30
Toronto Waterfront Street

Transforming urban areas

Engineering and planning to transform 2,000 acres of urban waterfront into a vital public amenity.

Toronto Waterfront
External view of Pearson airport building

New terminal

Innovative multidisciplinary design for Canada’s largest airport.

Pearson International Airport
External view of Toronto York Spadina subway extension

Iconic stations

Sustainable station design for an 8.6km subway line extension.

Subway extension

Arup has had an established presence in Canada for almost 15 years, with more than 100 people working in offices in Toronto and Montreal. We have worked on planning, transportation, and major infrastructure projects across Canada and beyond. With our recent expansion into building engineering, our fast-growing offices now also offer a full suite of structural, mechanical, and electrical engineering services.

We are proud of our developing roster of ambitious, successful projects that are making a difference in local communities.




  • 05Mar 2015

    Engineering services contract awarded for the New Bridge

    Due to an accelerated schedule, the New Bridge for the St. Lawrence project will break ground this summer and is expected to open in December of 2018. The rest of the corridor is expected to be in service by the end of 2020. Arup’s mandate will cover a period of approximately seven years, with three one-year option periods, for a total contract value of $20.4m.

  • 16Jan 2015

    MassMotion technology at the heart of winning paper

    “Using Mass Motion to Analyze Crowd Congestion and Mitigation Measures at Interchange Subway Stations: Case of Bloor-Yonge Station in Toronto, Canada,” authored by Amer Shalaby, Siva Srikukenthiran, and David King, won the William W. Millar Award. This prestigious award from the Transportation Research Board recognises the best public transportation paper of the year.

  • 03Nov 2014

    Billy Bishop Pedestrian Tunnel wins award

    The Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Pedestrian Tunnel, located 40 metres under Lake Ontario, was recently awarded the Canadian Project of the Year Award for 2014 from the Tunnelling Association of Canada. The tunnel will improve access to Toronto’s downtown airport, which is currently only accessible by ferry, and will accommodate the movement of more than 1,000 people per hour.

  • 11Sep 2014

    Young Engineer Award at the IABSE 2014

    The tool, developed by our engineers in London and Madrid, allows a rapid design of suspended footbridges by empowering local engineers in developed countries. It includes bridge-building processes and adjustments to different needs and construction requirements.