Night-time view of Grand Canal Dock showing Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Image credit Ros Kavanagh Photographer

Flexible design

A 2,100 seat theatre which accommodates ballet, musical and opera productions.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
Interior view of Dublin Airport's Terminal 2, credit Ian Bruce Photography

Transformation programme

Achieving seamlessly excellent service levels for passengers has been central to the design of Terminal 2.

Terminal 2, Dublin Airport
Night view of the Living Bridge, credit Arup/ROS KAVANAGH PHOTOGRAPHER

Organic relationships

Spanning 350 metres, the Living Bridge is the longest pedestrian bridge in Ireland.

Living Bridge, University of Limerick
External view of the new engineering building, NUI Galway.

Interactive teaching tool

The building itself challenges the student and visitor to engage in and to understand the engineering principles behind its design.

New Engineering Building, NUI Galway

Arup is one of the largest engineering consulting firms in Ireland, with over 550 qualified and accredited engineers and staff in our four offices. We have built a reputation for unrivalled local expertise and knowledge.

We have been delivering landmark projects since our foundation in 1946, when Ove Arup teamed up with a local architect, Michael Scott of Scott Tallon Walker. The design of Busáras, the Irish national bus company headquarters, was Arup's first project in Ireland. This represents outstanding importance in the history of Irish architecture.




  • 16Nov 2016

    Arup welcomes 99 graduate employees to induction in Cork

    This marks the region’s largest gathering of graduates, with an increase of 26% over the number at the 2015 induction. 42% of the graduate employees attending the induction are women, underpinning Arup’s commitment to increase female participation in STEM. Arup is involved in I Wish, STEPS to Engineering and a transition year work placement programme, with a focus on female uptake as part of this commitment.

  • 15Nov 2016

    International Road User Charging (RUC) event in Arup's Dublin office

    The event was hosted in conjunction with ITS UK and ITS Ireland. It was split into three sessions. It kicked off with a joint welcome note from ITS Ireland Board member, David O’Keeffe, and ITS UK RUC Coordinator, Keith Mortimer. The keynote address from former Head of Professional Services, ITS UK, Neal Skelton followed promptly.

  • 14Nov 2016

    James Duff, Arup Dublin, recognised as an Emerging Talent in the Irish Property Industry

    The KPMG Irish Independent Property Industry Excellence Awards highlight, reward and celebrate excellence in the Irish Property Industry. The Emerging Talent Award recognises an individual between the ages of 21-35 within the property sector who is excelling in their chosen discipline.

  • 25Oct 2016

    Arup awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark in Ireland

    Arup is the first engineering company in the country and one of 23 companies in Ireland to achieve the Business Working Responsibly Mark. Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs, a world-renowned professor of economics, was the keynote speaker at the BITCI CEO Breakfast Forum. An Tánaiste, Frances Fitzgerald, presented Eoghan Lynch, Group Leader of Arup Ireland, with the Business Working Responsibly Mark certificate.