Arup’s purpose, shared values and collaborative approach has set us apart for over 75 years, guiding how we shape a better world. Here, you belong to an extraordinary collective, across 140 countries, in which we encourage individuality to thrive.

We are owned in trust by our members, a structure that allows us freedom to set our own direction and seek opportunities – independently. We choose work that aligns with our values, working with clients on ambitious projects that will set new standards.

Arup has been in the Middle East since the early 1970s, with teams based in Dubai and Abu Dhabi working with major multinational clients and some of the world's most influential architects - solving some of the world's most complex problems to deliver what seems impossible.

Our experts have worked on a variety of world-class projects, from innovative buildings such as Aldar HQ in Abu Dhabi, to major transport hubs and unique road design solutions that have helped to shape the region.

We are dedicated to sustainable development and to do socially useful work that has meaning and are a founding member of the Emirates Green Building Council. With the goal of advancing green building principles for protecting the environment and ensuring sustainability in the United Arab Emirates.

45 Staff in the United Arab Emirates

27 Different nationalities 

Arup in the United Arab Emirates

Arup currently has two offices in the UAE, including Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

Staff at work in the Dubai office Staff at work in the Dubai office