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Innovation in the built environment

Arup’s online magazine in the Americas.

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Exterior view of the Harvard Art Museums

Projects that illuminate

The 204,000ft2 renovation and expansion project combines three art museums under one roof.

The Harvard Art Museum
Interior view of National Sawdust

Projects that transform

Transformation of a former warehouse in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, into an intimate music venue

National Sawdust
Aerial view of Lake Mead

Projects that innovate

Leading the engineering design of a critical new intake tunnel at Lake Mead

Lake Mead Intake Tunnel No. 3
interior view of UCSF

Projects that strengthen

New 900,000ft2 teaching hospital in San Francisco

UCSF at Mission Bay

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.




  • 26Sep 2016

    Smart Cities Initiative advanced by Better Communities Alliance

    As part of Smart Cities Week, the US Department of Energy (DOE) is launching the Better Communities Alliance (BCA), a groundbreaking collaborative effort among local governments, philanthropies, nonprofit organisations, and leading private companies to accelerate local clean energy progress and leadership in the United States.

  • 23Sep 2016

    Ian Taylor appointed Global Aviation Business Leader

    Ian joined Arup in 1993 and has worked in the UK, Ireland, USA and Asia.  Since 2009, he has served as Aviation Business Leader in East Asia, playing a leading role in expanding the Firm’s presence in China. Previously, he led the Aviation team in the UK, Middle East and Africa.

  • 20Aug 2016

    A new space for special collections opens at the San Diego Natural History Museum

    We provided structural engineering services for the renovation of a wing of the museum that once provided back-of-house storage space. Redeveloped to showcase a special collections gallery, what was once a forbidding, closed-off space is now an integrated and enticing part of the museum experience.

  • 17Aug 2016

    Inner-city elderly most at risk from increasing heat waves in London

    These areas combine risk factors including; high population density, a greater proportion of elderly with health and mobility issues and poorer quality housing. The warning comes at a time when the capital is on track for its warmest summer on record, with recent temperatures reaching over 33°C.