Tim Snelson

Timothy Snelson


  • Global Broadcast Media Leader

Timothy is a structural engineer in Arup's multidisciplinary Building Engineering Team in London, and is our Global Broadcast Media Leader.

Tim is passionate about using timber and Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) to deliver fast-track, high quality and sustainable low-carbon buildings in various sectors. Notable projects he's worked on include a net-zero timber office and naturally ventilated studios for broadcaster Sky and a net-zero carbon football stadium.

As the media sector leader for Arup in London, he has designed many studio and media buildings. In partnership with Albert and BAFTA, he published the Screen New Deal route map to a sustainable future for filmmaking in 2020.

Tim was the proud recipient of the New Civil Engineer Emerging Engineering Design Award in 2006 for the best UK civil engineering designer under 40 years old, based on his leadership of the Wembley Park Station retrofit.