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London Olympic Aquatic Centre – With its distinctive architecture and focus on legacy use, the Aquatics Centre was designed to be sustainable.

Arup was founded by Ove Arup in 1946. Our work addresses every aspect of the built environment, from initial planning and advisory services, through building design and structural engineering. We are a community of collaborators, bringing together over 90 disciplines to help realise our clients’ commercial goals. In the UK we’re at the forefront of developing new transport systems like Crossrail or Heathrow Terminal 5, producing inspiring workplaces like Whitecollar Factory, and helping cities prepare for climate change. From sound investment decisions to innovative bridge designs, clients come to Arup for our creativity and technical excellence.

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15Offices across the United Kingdom

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Sheffield

Sheffield

Our Sheffield office, which has been awarded a SKA Gold rating for excellence in sustainable design and construction, stands in the heart of the city. It was the first Arup office in the UK to open outside of London in 1958.

Supporting regional growth

We are working with Sheffield City Council to help deliver the Sheffield Retail Quarter, a mixed-use redevelopment known as Heart of the City Phase 2. Here, we are providing strategic cities and digital advice alongside specialist transport, lighting, fire, and digital modelling services. More broadly, we are advising on the town and transport planning for Sheffield city region’s integrated infrastructure plan, helping to define the requirements to support future economic growth.

Working with education

Our longstanding relationships with Sheffield Hallam University and the University of Sheffield are a key element of our activity in the city. Which include the multi-award-winning, The Diamond at the University of Sheffield.

Shaping a greener city

We’re really proud of our work on the Olympic Legacy Park, formerly site of the Don Valley Stadium, where we provided multidisciplinary services including structural engineering. This extensive site was transformed to provide first-rate education, sports and leisure facilities, and has secured a future for health and wellbeing research in the city. Similarly, our specialist energy consulting role in the flagship renewable energy plant Blackburn Meadows, exemplifies our commitment to developing a greener future for the Steel City.

Jim Bell

9th Floor,
3 St Paul's Place
Norfolk Street
Sheffield
S1 2JE
United Kingdom sheffield@arup.com +44 (0) 114 272 8247 Sheffield, local time - 4:29 AM View on Google maps