Sir Jack Zunz

How do you solve a problem like the Sydney Opera House?

Sir Jack Zunz, Former Co-Chairman of Arup from 1984-1989, describes his early career as a structural engineer with Ove Arup and Partners in London during the post-war years. Having grown up in South Africa, he went back there in 1954 to open a new regional office. He returned to London in 1961, where he started working on the Sydney Opera House, a seminal project that had run up against some difficulties.

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