PROJECTS

SPORT VENUE DESIGN

Arup Sport Venue Design (SVD) is the specialist sport division of Arup Associates, which is the centre of multi-disciplinary architecture in Arup. We provide holistic venue design solutions to architects, organising committees, contractors and event organisers across the globe. SVD has a fourteen year track record in the design and delivery of ...

LUTON MPT

Luton Airport MPT, is a state-of-the-art mass passenger transit system that will transport passengers between two new stations: Luton Airport Parkway station and London Luton Airport.

CITYRINGEN METRO, COPENHAGEN

Cityringen is a 16 km underground metro, running in twin bored tunnels with 17 stations and 3 ventilation / intervention shafts. Cityringen forms a circle line around the historic centre of Copenhagen and will be connected to the existing metro stations at Kongens Nytorv and Frederiksberg by transfer tunnels. Transfer ...

SINGAPORE NATIONAL STADIUM AND SPORTS HUB

The Singapore National Stadium forms the centrepiece of the new S$1.3 billion Singapore Sports Hub. The design is a collaboration between Arup and Arup Associates.  The defining feature of the stadium is its roof: spanning 310 metres, it is the world’s largest free-span dome. The 55,000-seat stadium is a striking ...

MINGZHU RICE WINERY

A radical rethink of new and old. Centuries old hand making techniques are balanced with high technology clean room manufacturing. This ethos is echoed in ...

NEW DOHA TENNIS STADIUM AT KHALIFA SPORTS PARK

A 12,000 seat Tennis Stadium, associated press and sports facilities and new master plan. The highly flexible multipurpose development seeks to set new standards for Qatari Tennis; and has won preferred bidder status.  The design is a fluid and dynamic response to the site, to local environmental conditions and to ...

NEW BLACKFRIARS PIER

Located in a prominent position, the new Blackfriars pier faces south towards Tate Modern and the Millennium Bridge and commands impressive views at this stretch of the river.

THE CIRCULAR BUILDING

Designed and delivered as a prototype for the 2016 London Design Festival; the Circular Building is one of the first in the UK built to satisfy Circular Economy principles.

CHENGDU AIRPORT

Chengdu is known as one of the starting points of the Ancient Southern Silk Road. It still stands as the centre of logistics, business and ...

JAGUAR LAND ROVER ENGINE MANUFACTURING CENTRE

The Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre draws on Arup Associates’ half century of experience in the design of innovative industrial buildings. The site for the £900m plant employing around 1400 staff, is on brownfield land outside Wolverhampton surrounded by an ecological landscape. The 185,000sqm set of buildings contain north ...

BROADGATE CIRCLE

The Broadgate Circle has been transformed into a new Civic hub at the heart of the Broadgate Estate. The changes dramatically improve and enrich the retail, civic and social amenity at Broadgate, whilst enhancing the original qualities of the space. The project integrates multiple functions including civic space, performance and ...

KING ABDULLAH SPORTS CITY NATIONAL STADIUM

The King Abdullah Sports City (KASC) project aspires to create inspirational, world-class sporting facilities for Saudi Arabia, a launchpad for a paradigm shift in participatory sport among Saudi citizens. The design is intended to imbue this international venure with a strong sense of its specific place and environment; a contemporary ...

BSKYB BELIEVE IN BETTER BUILDING

Sky’s new Believe in Better Building, is an office and training facility with a clear social idea based around community focus, designed to enhance the wellbeing of the users. The super-flexible offices can be converted to interactive classroom environments for training and creative-thinking, or cleared to create sizeable corporate event ...

Druk White Lotus School

DRUK WHITE LOTUS SCHOOL

At an altitude of 3,500 metres and only accessible for six months of the year, the Leh Valley in Ladakh is about as remote as it gets. We’ve been designing and working with a trust charity since 1997 to create a place of cultural learning; a school for local children ...

ZUIDAS, AMSTERDAM

This new international transport interchange, at the heart of a major urban regeneration and development project located to the south of Amsterdam’s centre, is a ...

LD6 EQUINIX

The LD6 data centre is a major milestone Equinixfor Equinix as well as the UK digital sector. The massing of the project is enhanced by ...

WELLBEING

As a practice that has always promoted people-centred design and social sustainability within our core values, Arup Associates are proactively developing an innovative new design and consultancy service centred around human health and wellbeing. While the green building movement has worked hard to highlight the importance of the end user ...

Arup Associates; MEEZA MV-2 BIM Model

MEEZA DATA CENTRE

Arup Associates confirms its place as leader in the design of ‘deep green’ data centres with the completion of two data centres in Qatar, the ...

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE SPORTS CENTRE PHASE 1

The completion of the 6,060 m2 Cambridge Sports Centre in summer 2013 marked the first phase of this long-term, comprehensive strategy for sporting infrastructure. A world-class sports facility befitting a world-class University. This phase includes a sports hall and gym, with a new 50 metre swimming pool and a tennis ...

Arup Associates; Nine Elms Marketing Suite, London, Exterior

EMBASSY GARDENS MARKETING SUITE

Ballymore Group appointed Arup Associates in September 2011 to prepare concept designs for the Marketing Suite for the Embassy Gardens project. The Marketing Suite features apartment types which are being provided in the first phase of development for Embassy Gardens. The Ambassador Building, by Feilden Clegg Bradley is currently on ...

SKY STUDIOS WIND TURBINE

The new wind turbine completes Sky Studios, BSkyB’s state-of-the-art broadcasting centre. Sky’s brief for a world-leading, genuinely sustainable HQ challenged Arup Associates to capture every ...

Arup Associates; Qatar Showcase 2022 World Cup Development Model

QATAR SHOWCASE

How can you hold a major sporting event in temperatures of 45°C? The answer is to create a stadium like no other. Sophisticated and sustainable, ...

Arup Associates; Ropemaker Place

ROPEMAKER

British Land Company PLC asked us to design a different kind of office space. They wanted it to be inspiring, sustainable and impressive. And above anything, they wanted commercial success from day one.

Arup Associates; Vauxhall Cross

VAUXHALL CROSS

When Transport for London ran an open competition to redesign Vauxhall Cross, we knew they were looking for more than a bus station. Our compelling ...

Arup Associates; Sky Studios

SKY STUDIOS

BSkyB challenged us to create a world-leading, genuinely sustainable headquarters on their West London campus. Sky Studios is our response –the world’s most sustainable broadcast facility, in more ways than one.

Arup Associates, Coventry University

COVENTRY UNIVERSITY, ENGINEERING AND COMPUTING BUILDING

Innovation lies at the core of this building that puts student activity and life at the heart of the project. Excellent environmental standards underpin every aspect of the design. The two buildings house three lecture theatres, IT and electronics labs, staff and academics’ offices, a café, breakout spaces and research ...

Arup Associates; Citi Data Centre Frankfurt Green Wall

CITI DATA CENTRE

The ICT industry produces a staggering 2% of global CO2 emissions – a figure equivalent to aviation. Our data centre for Citi Bank in Frankfurt is the first in the world to put sustainability at its heart, setting radical new standards in an industry at the forefront of the fight ...

BEIJING NATIONAL (BIRD'S NEST) STADIUM

With Herzog & de Meuron. Centrepiece of the 2008 Olympics, this stadium has created a new icon for China and the City of Beijing, and holds a massive 91,000 seats. The near-circular bowl, which was designed from the inside out, has been optimised to place the spectators as close as ...

PHILIPS LIGHTING ZERO CARBON EMISSION BUILDING (ZCEB), SHANGHAI

Philips Lighting Zero Carbon Emission Building (ZCEB) is a showcase office and research building for Philips; a modern flexible workplace, with a showroom, canteen, staff shop, training centre, lab and basement carparking. The site for ZCEB marks the interface between the Shanghai countryside and city. Placed within Philip’s current industrial ...

Arup Associates; Insect Hotel Detail Based on Dragonfly Wing

INSECT HOTEL

  Arup Associates design for a hotel for insects was the competition winning entry in ‘Beyond the Hive’, Sponsored by British Land and the City ...

Arup Associates; Commonwealth/City of Manchester Stadium

ETIHAD STADIUM, MANCHESTER

 Etihad Stadium hosted the 2002 Commonwealth Games and in 2003 became the home for Manchester City Football Club. Arup Associates worked with Manchester City Council for six years developing schemes for Manchester’s Olympic Bid (1992) and the English National Stadium (1995), and in 1998 were appointed to design the City ...

DONBASS ARENA

The stadium is home to FC Shakhtar, one of the leading football clubs in the Ukraine. It is a state of the art 50,000 seat venue that is fully FIFA compiant and was the host venue for group games and a semi final match in the EURO 2012 championships, jointly ...

Arup Associates; The Cartesian Glass Bench

THE CARTESIAN GLASS BENCH

Arup Associates were commissioned by British Land to design a pair of benches for the entrance foyer of Plantation Place, a large commercial office development in the City of London. The building’s design had provided the opportunity for the exploration of the physics of glass, the ability for glass to ...

TOKYO OLYMPIC STADIUM

With Zaha Hadid Architects.   Won in competition in 2013 the stadium was designed to the highest sporting specifications in order to host the 2019 ...

Arup Associates; Eurostar, St Pancras, London, Ticket Office

EUROSTAR

Eurostar travellers from London St Pancras International experience the stylish spaces and ultra-modern facilities of this major upgrade to London’s most impressive Victorian railway station.Arup Associates have created a showpiece interior for Eurostar Bringing quality finishes and a true empathy for public cultural spaces back to travel architecture, the team has ...

Arup Associates; Kensington Oval, Barbados, Worrell, Weekes & Walcott Stand

KENSINGTON OVAL BARBADOS

In 2007 the West Indies hosted the ICC Cricket World Cup, Arup Associates were appointed to redevelop Kensington Oval in preparation for the finals. Kensington ...

Arup Associates; Arup Campus

ARUP CAMPUS

The project extends the first phase of the Arup Campus completed in 2001 with a further two storey pavilion and entrance sequence. The entrance courtyard ...

Arup Associates; Fitzrovia, Phase 2 & 3, Looking Down Atrium to Basement

FITZROVIA, PHASE 2 & 3

The new office accommodation building for the Arup Group is located on Fitzroy Street within the Arup Campus group of buildings and is a fundamental ...

Arup Associates; Puro Spa Bath

PURO SPA BATH

Following the Torni Basin, Arup Associates were invited by Durat to augment their range of large luxury bathtubs for the International domestic and hotel market. ...

ALLIANZ ARENA

With Herzog & de Meuron. This ground-breaking home for two football clubs, Bayern Munich and TSV 1860, was also the venue for the opening game and one semi-final of the 2006 FIFA World CupTM. The stadium’s unusual form and skin of translucent ETFE pillows make it instantly recognisable. The effect ...

Arup Associates; West Hotel, Battersea Power Station, Site Visualisation

BATTERSEA WEST HOTEL

The West Hotel is part of a larger ‘wall’ of buildings that define the western perimeter of the power station site. This western wall provides ...

Arup Associates; Stratford City, Site Visualisation

STRATFORD CITY

The redevelopment of the Stratford Rail Lands offers a unique opportunity to create a new metropolitan centre based around the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL) ...

Arup Associates; Plantation Place South, Facade

PLANTATION PLACE SOUTH

The evolution of large development sites within the City of London brings with it the challenge to maintain the City’s essential character: a variety of ...

Arup Associates; Boston House Refurbishment, Fitzroy Square, External Elevation

BOSTON HOUSE REFURBISHMENT

Arup Associates’ extensive refurbishment of its own headquarters in London was undertaken during constant occupation. The building, behind a restored Adam façade of the late ...

Arup Associates; Boston House Refurbishment, Fitzroy Square, Torni Wash Hand Basin Unit

TORNI WASH HAND BASIN UNIT

The product came about while Arup Associates was refurbishing its London studio. Space restrictions in the existing washrooms meant that conventional horizontal vanity units were ...

Arup Associates;

PLANTATION PLACE

Plantation Place, designed by Arup Associates for the British Land Company, is one of the largest new projects in the heart of the City. Comprising almost an entire block, the 1ha site is bounded by Fenchurch Street (north), Mincing Lane (east), Rood Lane (west) and Eastcheap/Great Tower Street (south). Christopher ...

Arup Associates; Battersea East Hotel, Visualisation

BATTERSEA EAST HOTEL

The East Hotel is situated in a sensitive position adjacent to the East Turbine Hall of the Battersea Power Station. Between the Turbine Hall and ...

Arup Associates; Wuhan Opera House Competition, Culture

WUHAN OPERA HOUSE COMPETITION

The larger of the two buildings accommodates the 1,800 seat Grand Theatre. Rising 50m above the present ground line, it gives its roof void over to visitors as a viewing platform from which to pick out the key monuments of the city; the more horizontal concert hall, 35m high and ...

VALENCIA STADIUM

Reid Fenwick Asocaidos Sl.  The new home for Valencia Football Club, with its 75,000 seat capacity and generous media facilities, has been designed to be ...

Arup Associates; Battersea Theatre, Model

BATTERSEA THEATRE

The Battersea Theatre is a key element in the redevelopment of the Battersea Power Station site. The theatre stands in the south piazza and provides ...

Arup Associates; Plantation Lane

PLANTATION LANE

The City of London is known for its twisting alleyways. But while many have been there since Medieval times, Plantation Lane has only existed since 2005. Tranquil and ethereal, this new piece of public art creates a unique pathway through one of the oldest parts of London.

TELE2 ARENA

With White Architecture. The Tele2 Arena is a multi-purpose stadium located to the south of Stockholm City Centre. It is designed to be used for ...

Arup Associates; Sunwall Competition, Visualisation

SUNWALL COMPETITION

The US Sunwall Competition asked for proposals for a solar wall for the Department of Environment’s offices in Washington DC. Arup Associates teamed up with ...

Arup Associates; Imperial College Sports Hall, Completed Facade

IMPERIAL COLLEGE SPORTS HALL

Situated on a sensitive and very constrained site in the heart of the Kensington Conservation Area, Arup Associates’ design for a combined sport and residential development for Imperial College was granted planning consent in 1999. The development is complex, sitting above an existing basement sports and swimming facility. The brief ...

Arup Associates; BP Solar Showcase, Birmingham, Photo-Voltaic Panels

BP SOLAR SHOWCASE

The BP Solar Showcase was designed and built in just six weeks to coincide with the G8 Summit of World Leaders held in Birmingham in ...

Arup Associates; Hong Kong Station, Facade

HONG KONG STATION

Hong Kong Central Station is the place of arrival for those visitors to Hong Kong who come into the central business district on the Airport Express Line from the international airport. The station’s pre-eminent location determined the client’s aspiration for a design that acknowledges its civic status. The station’s function ...

Arup Associates; Lloyds Bank, Cannon Marsh, Bristol, Facade

LLOYDS CANNON MARSH

The new headquarters for Lloyds Bank Retail Banking in Bristol was designed both to provide offices and to create a new civic space in the ...

NO 1 FINSBURY AVENUE

The office building at 1 Finsbury Avenue, constructed in 1982-84 and designed by Arup Associates, can be seen as a landmark in the development of office design in Britain. The site was adjacent to Broad Street station – before boundary changes, it was outside the City and within the borough ...

BROADGATE DEVELOPMENT

The award winning Broadgate development created a new financial centre in the heart of London. Arup Associates was the master planner, as well as the architect and engineer for the first four buildings completed in 1988.The masterplan cleverly shifted the focus of the City northwards, into previously neglected territory. It ...

CENTRAL ELECTRICITY GENERATING BOARD (CEGB)

The south-west regional headquarters for the Central Electricity Generating Board, located on the outskirts of Bristol, was hailed as a landmark in sustainable low-energy design when new. The project has much in common with the contemporary projects for Lloyd’s at Chatham and Wiggins Teape in Basingstoke, using structural organisation, rather ...

Arup Associates; Bush Lane House Phase 2

BUSH LANE HOUSE PHASE 2

Bush Lane House, commissioned by Trafalgar House Developments Limited, is a lettable office building in the City of London designed so that the London Transport ...

Arup Associates; Gateway 1, Basingstoke

GATEWAY HOUSE 1

The brief for a new air-conditioned head office required an efficient, low cost-in-use building to house up to 1000 people, offering flexibility of use and ...

Arup Associates; The Maltings Concert Hall, Snape, Suffolk

SNAPE MALTINGS CONCERT HALL

In 1965 Benjamin Britten decided to explore the possibility of converting the largest Malt House at Snape into a concert hall for the Aldeburgh Festival. The aim was to enclose stage and auditorium within a single space for concerts and recording, and provide a foyer large enough to create a ...

Arup Associates; Mining and Metallurgy, University of Birmingham

MINING AND METALLURGY, UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM

This scheme for new laboratories and training facilities was planned as five blocks, giving each department a separate building.   As future patterns of growth were unpredictable, the design was developed to allow for growth in any direction, with all services available at any point. The structural unit is a ...

ELIZABETH QUAY BRIDGE, PERTH
LEISURE, TRANSPORT, PLACE-MAKING 
PERTH, WESTERN AUSTR... 
2016 

ELIZABETH QUAY BRIDGE, PERTH

The Elizabeth Quay Pedestrian Bridge has been an amazing opportunity for our architectural team in Arup to work with the best of Arup Engineering skills. ...

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50 TRITON SQUARE (1 REGENT`S PLACE)...
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
1997 

50 TRITON SQUARE (1 REGENT`S PLACE)

This six storey building forms part of the British Land Company PLC’s Regent’s Place estate and consists of 27,000m2 of offices planned around a central ...

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AWARDS

1998

  • National Lighting Design Award
ALLIANZ ARENA
SPORT 
MUNICH, GERMANY 
2005 

ALLIANZ ARENA

With Herzog & de Meuron. This ground-breaking home for two football clubs, Bayern Munich and TSV 1860, was also the venue for the opening game ...

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ARUP CAMPUS
WORKPLACE 
SOLIHULL 
2007 

ARUP CAMPUS

The project extends the first phase of the Arup Campus completed in 2001 with a further two storey pavilion and entrance sequence. The entrance courtyard ...

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AWARDS

2008

  • Lighting Design Awards, Low Carbon Building of the Year

2004

  • Civic Trust Award, Commendation

2002

  • Building Services Awards
  • Institute of Civil Engineers Awards, Midlands Project Award

2001

  • British Council for Offices (BCO), Midlands Regional Award
BP SOLAR SHOWCASE
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
BIRMINGHAM/PORT TALB... 
1998 

BP SOLAR SHOWCASE

The BP Solar Showcase was designed and built in just six weeks to coincide with the G8 Summit of World Leaders held in Birmingham in ...

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AWARDS

1999

  • BP Chariman's Award
  • UK Solar Award
BSKYB BELIEVE IN BETTER BUILDING
EDUCATION, WORKPLACE, SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
OSTERLY, WEST LONDON... 
2014 

BSKYB BELIEVE IN BETTER BUILDING

Sky’s new Believe in Better Building, is an office and training facility with a clear social idea based around community focus, designed to enhance the ...

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BATTERSEA EAST HOTEL
LEISURE 
LONDON 
2004 

BATTERSEA EAST HOTEL

The East Hotel is situated in a sensitive position adjacent to the East Turbine Hall of the Battersea Power Station. Between the Turbine Hall and ...

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BATTERSEA THEATRE
CULTURAL 
LONDON 
2003 

BATTERSEA THEATRE

The Battersea Theatre is a key element in the redevelopment of the Battersea Power Station site. The theatre stands in the south piazza and provides ...

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BATTERSEA WEST HOTEL
LEISURE 
LONDON 
2004 

BATTERSEA WEST HOTEL

The West Hotel is part of a larger ‘wall’ of buildings that define the western perimeter of the power station site. This western wall provides ...

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BEIJING NATIONAL (BIRD'S NEST) STAD...
SPORT 
BEIJING, CHINA 
2010 

BEIJING NATIONAL (BIRD'S NEST) STADIUM

With Herzog & de Meuron. Centrepiece of the 2008 Olympics, this stadium has created a new icon for China and the City of Beijing, and ...

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BOSTON HOUSE REFURBISHMENT
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2004 

BOSTON HOUSE REFURBISHMENT

Arup Associates’ extensive refurbishment of its own headquarters in London was undertaken during constant occupation. The building, behind a restored Adam façade of the late ...

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BROADGATE CIRCLE
CULTURAL, WORKPLACE 
 
2015 

BROADGATE CIRCLE

The Broadgate Circle has been transformed into a new Civic hub at the heart of the Broadgate Estate. The changes dramatically improve and enrich the ...

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BROADGATE DEVELOPMENT
PLACE-MAKING 
LONDON 
1988 

BROADGATE DEVELOPMENT

The award winning Broadgate development created a new financial centre in the heart of London. Arup Associates was the master planner, as well as the ...

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BUSH LANE HOUSE PHASE 2
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
1976 

BUSH LANE HOUSE PHASE 2

Bush Lane House, commissioned by Trafalgar House Developments Limited, is a lettable office building in the City of London designed so that the London Transport ...

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AWARDS

1977

  • Structural Steel Award
CAPITAL BUILDING, EMBASSY GARDENS
RESIDENTIAL 
NINE ELMS, LONDON 
2012 

CAPITAL BUILDING, EMBASSY GARDENS

The location of the new US embassy in Nine Elms, London has unlocked the potential for the development of this site. Priorities for the Ballymore ...

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE FOR ...
EDUCATION, SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
CAMBRIDGE 
2009 

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE FOR MANUFACTURING

The new facility on the West Cambridge Campus, provides a leading international focus for new developments in education, research and practice for manufacturing and related ...

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CENTRAL ELECTRICITY GENERATING BOAR...
WORKPLACE 
BEDMINSTER DOWNS 
1978 

CENTRAL ELECTRICITY GENERATING BOARD (CEGB)

The south-west regional headquarters for the Central Electricity Generating Board, located on the outskirts of Bristol, was hailed as a landmark in sustainable low-energy design ...

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CHENGDU AIRPORT
TRANSPORT 
CHENGDU, CHINA 
2016 

CHENGDU AIRPORT

Chengdu is known as one of the starting points of the Ancient Southern Silk Road. It still stands as the centre of logistics, business and ...

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CITI DATA CENTRE
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
FRANKFURT 
2012 
Arup Associates; Citi Data Centre Frankfurt Green Wall

CITI DATA CENTRE

The ICT industry produces a staggering 2% of global CO2 emissions – a figure equivalent to aviation. Our data centre for Citi Bank in Frankfurt ...

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CITYRINGEN METRO, COPENHAGEN
TRANSPORT 
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK 
2021 

CITYRINGEN METRO, COPENHAGEN

Cityringen is a 16 km underground metro, running in twin bored tunnels with 17 stations and 3 ventilation / intervention shafts. Cityringen forms a circle ...

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COOL SCHOOL COMPETITION, MONGOLIA
EDUCATION 
MONGOLIA 
2015 

COOL SCHOOL COMPETITION, MONGOLIA

Getting an education in Mongolia is a challenge. In winter, temperatures drop to below -45oC; during extreme ‘dzud’ winters, even lower. In a country that ...

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COVENTRY UNIVERSITY, ENGINEERING AN...
EDUCATION, SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
COVENTRY 
2012 

COVENTRY UNIVERSITY, ENGINEERING AND COMPUTING BUILDING

Innovation lies at the core of this building that puts student activity and life at the heart of the project. Excellent environmental standards underpin every ...

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AWARDS

2013

  • Built in Quality Awards, Winner, Higher Education Category

2013

  • RIBA Awards, Winner, Regional Higher Education Category
DALSTON LANE SOUTH
RESIDENTIAL 
LONDON 
2012 
Dalston Lane South

DALSTON LANE SOUTH

Dalston in East London is home to a diverse mix of people, from students to young professionals to families. We designed a building where all ...

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DIPLOMATIC QUARTER SPORTS CLUB
LEISURE 
SAUDI ARABIA 
1985 

DIPLOMATIC QUARTER SPORTS CLUB

The Sports Club and Park serving the Diplomatic Quarter are situated on the western side of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The site, an expanse of rocky ...

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DRUK WHITE LOTUS SCHOOL
CULTURAL, EDUCATION 
LADAKH 
2014 
Druk White Lotus School

DRUK WHITE LOTUS SCHOOL

At an altitude of 3,500 metres and only accessible for six months of the year, the Leh Valley in Ladakh is about as remote as ...

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EMBASSY GARDENS MARKETING SUITE
RESIDENTIAL 
LONDON 
2012 

EMBASSY GARDENS MARKETING SUITE

Ballymore Group appointed Arup Associates in September 2011 to prepare concept designs for the Marketing Suite for the Embassy Gardens project. The Marketing Suite features ...

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ETIHAD STADIUM, MANCHESTER
SPORT 
MANCHESTER 
2010 

ETIHAD STADIUM, MANCHESTER

 Etihad Stadium hosted the 2002 Commonwealth Games and in 2003 became the home for Manchester City Football Club. Arup Associates worked with Manchester City Council ...

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EUROSTAR
TRANSPORT 
LONDON 
2007 

EUROSTAR

Eurostar travellers from London St Pancras International experience the stylish spaces and ultra-modern facilities of this major upgrade to London’s most impressive Victorian railway station.Arup ...

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EXECUTIVE WORK SPACE
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2016 

EXECUTIVE WORK SPACE

Arup Associates designed this 6,500sqft executive workspace in the heart of London

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FITZROVIA, PHASE 2 & 3
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2005 

FITZROVIA, PHASE 2 & 3

The new office accommodation building for the Arup Group is located on Fitzroy Street within the Arup Campus group of buildings and is a fundamental ...

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GATEWAY HOUSE 1
WORKPLACE 
BASINGSTOKE 
1976 

GATEWAY HOUSE 1

The brief for a new air-conditioned head office required an efficient, low cost-in-use building to house up to 1000 people, offering flexibility of use and ...

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AWARDS

1979

  • RIBA Award

1978

  • Business & Industry Award
  • Civic Trust Award, Commendation
HONG KONG STATION
TRANSPORT 
HONG KONG 
1998 

HONG KONG STATION

Hong Kong Central Station is the place of arrival for those visitors to Hong Kong who come into the central business district on the Airport ...

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IMPERIAL COLLEGE SPORTS HALL
EDUCATION, LEISURE 
LONDON 
1999 

IMPERIAL COLLEGE SPORTS HALL

Situated on a sensitive and very constrained site in the heart of the Kensington Conservation Area, Arup Associates’ design for a combined sport and residential ...

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INSECT HOTEL
PRODUCT DESIGN 
LONDON 
2010 

INSECT HOTEL

  Arup Associates design for a hotel for insects was the competition winning entry in ‘Beyond the Hive’, Sponsored by British Land and the City ...

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INTERNATIONAL GARDEN FESTIVAL HALL
CULTURAL 
LIVERPOOL 
1984 

INTERNATIONAL GARDEN FESTIVAL HALL

The Festival Hall was the winning entry in a national architectural competition, to provide a focus for the Garden Festival held in Liverpool. The structure ...

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ISTANBUL SABIHA GOKCEN TOWER
TRANSPORT 
ISTANBUL 
2012 

ISTANBUL SABIHA GOKCEN TOWER

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport is located 20km from a major fault line in one of the most seismically active regions on Earth. When we were ...

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JAGUAR LAND ROVER ENGINE MANUFACTUR...
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
WOLVERHAMPTON 
2016 

JAGUAR LAND ROVER ENGINE MANUFACTURING CENTRE

The Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre draws on Arup Associates’ half century of experience in the design of innovative industrial buildings. The site for ...

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KENSINGTON OVAL BARBADOS
SPORT 
BARBADOS 
2007 

KENSINGTON OVAL BARBADOS

In 2007 the West Indies hosted the ICC Cricket World Cup, Arup Associates were appointed to redevelop Kensington Oval in preparation for the finals. Kensington ...

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AWARDS

2007

  • BD Awards, Sports Architect of the Year
  • The LEAF Awards, Structural Design Of The Year
KING ABDULLAH SPORTS CITY MOSQUE
CULTURAL 
SAUDI ARABIA 
2014 

KING ABDULLAH SPORTS CITY MOSQUE

The Mosque design forms a key part of the KASC Masterplan. It is located to one side of the Entrance Plaza and the Ceremonial Entrance ...

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KING ABDULLAH SPORTS CITY NATIONAL ...
SPORT 
SAUDI ARABIA 
2014 

KING ABDULLAH SPORTS CITY NATIONAL STADIUM

The King Abdullah Sports City (KASC) project aspires to create inspirational, world-class sporting facilities for Saudi Arabia, a launchpad for a paradigm shift in participatory ...

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KING ABDULLAH SPORTS HALL AND ATHLE...
SPORT 
SAUDIA ARABIA 
2014 

KING ABDULLAH SPORTS HALL AND ATHLETICS STADIUM

Sitting alongside the King Abdullah National Stadium the Sports Hall and Athletics Stadium is a significant building in its own right. The10,000-seat indoor arena is ...

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LD6 EQUINIX
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
SLOUGH,UK 
2014 

LD6 EQUINIX

The LD6 data centre is a major milestone Equinixfor Equinix as well as the UK digital sector. The massing of the project is enhanced by ...

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LLOYDS CANNON MARSH
WORKPLACE 
BRISTOL 
1993 

LLOYDS CANNON MARSH

The new headquarters for Lloyds Bank Retail Banking in Bristol was designed both to provide offices and to create a new civic space in the ...

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AWARDS

1994

  • British Institute of Facilities, Office of the Year
  • RIBA Award

1993

  • Concrete Society Award
LUTON MPT
TRANSPORT 
LONTON, LUTON 
2022 

LUTON MPT

Luton Airport MPT, is a state-of-the-art mass passenger transit system that will transport passengers between two new stations: Luton Airport Parkway station and London Luton Airport.

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MEEZA DATA CENTRE
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
QATAR 
2013 

MEEZA DATA CENTRE

Arup Associates confirms its place as leader in the design of ‘deep green’ data centres with the completion of two data centres in Qatar, the ...

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MINGZHU RICE WINERY
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
XINGNING, SOUTH CHIN... 
2019 

MINGZHU RICE WINERY

A radical rethink of new and old. Centuries old hand making techniques are balanced with high technology clean room manufacturing. This ethos is echoed in ...

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MINING AND METALLURGY, UNIVERSITY O...
EDUCATION, SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
BIRMINGHAM 
1966 

MINING AND METALLURGY, UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM

This scheme for new laboratories and training facilities was planned as five blocks, giving each department a separate building.   As future patterns of growth ...

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NO 1 FINSBURY AVENUE
WORKPLACE 
CITY OF LONDON, UK 
1990 

NO 1 FINSBURY AVENUE

The office building at 1 Finsbury Avenue, constructed in 1982-84 and designed by Arup Associates, can be seen as a landmark in the development of ...

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NATIONAL STADIUM ABU DHABI
SPORT 
ABU DHABI, UAE 
2010 

NATIONAL STADIUM ABU DHABI

This competition winning scheme for the new UAE National Stadium in Abu Dhabi has been designed to the highest standards of comfort for both players ...

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NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
CULTURAL 
LONDON 
2012 
Arup Associates; Natural History Museum Model

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

The Natural History Museum first opened its doors to the public back in 1881. We were commissioned to carry out three major studies into how ...

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NEW BLACKFRIARS PIER
TRANSPORT 
LONDON 
2017 

NEW BLACKFRIARS PIER

Located in a prominent position, the new Blackfriars pier faces south towards Tate Modern and the Millennium Bridge and commands impressive views at this stretch ...

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NEW DOHA TENNIS STADIUM AT KHALIFA ...
SPORT 
QATAR 
2019 

NEW DOHA TENNIS STADIUM AT KHALIFA SPORTS PARK

A 12,000 seat Tennis Stadium, associated press and sports facilities and new master plan. The highly flexible multipurpose development seeks to set new standards for ...

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NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT PROJECTS
TRANSPORT 
NEW YORK 
2007 

NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT PROJECTS

Since 2003, architects from Arup Associates have taken senior roles in the design of two of the most significant infrastructure projects in the United States: ...

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NICOLAS COLLEGE, MEKELE, ETHIOPIA
EDUCATION 
MEKELE, ETHIOPIA  
2014 

NICOLAS COLLEGE, MEKELE, ETHIOPIA

Rainbows for Children is a local charity in Mekele, North Ethiopia, which provide education for disadvantaged children in Ethiopia. The “Nicolas International College of Learning ...

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PHILIPS LIGHTING ZERO CARBON EMISSI...
WORKPLACE, SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
SHANGHAI 
2010 

PHILIPS LIGHTING ZERO CARBON EMISSION BUILDING (ZCEB), SHANGHAI

Philips Lighting Zero Carbon Emission Building (ZCEB) is a showcase office and research building for Philips; a modern flexible workplace, with a showroom, canteen, staff ...

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AWARDS

2011

  • AR Future Awards Sustainable Building 2011
PLANTATION LANE
CULTURAL 
LONDON 
2012 
Arup Associates; Plantation Lane

PLANTATION LANE

The City of London is known for its twisting alleyways. But while many have been there since Medieval times, Plantation Lane has only existed since ...

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PLANTATION PLACE
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2004 

PLANTATION PLACE

Plantation Place, designed by Arup Associates for the British Land Company, is one of the largest new projects in the heart of the City. Comprising ...

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AWARDS

2005

  • CIBSE Building Services Design Awards, Highly Commended, Office of the Year
  • Lighting Design Awards, Work Place Category, Highly Commended

2004

  • Health & Safety Awards, Occupational Health Initiative Category

1998

  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Grand Prize
PLANTATION PLACE SOUTH
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2004 

PLANTATION PLACE SOUTH

The evolution of large development sites within the City of London brings with it the challenge to maintain the City’s essential character: a variety of ...

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AWARDS

2005

  • Structural Steel Design Awards Commendation
PURO SPA BATH
PRODUCT DESIGN 
 
2005 

PURO SPA BATH

Following the Torni Basin, Arup Associates were invited by Durat to augment their range of large luxury bathtubs for the International domestic and hotel market. ...

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QATAR SHOWCASE
SPORT 
QATAR 
2014 
Arup Associates; Qatar Showcase 2022 World Cup Development Model

QATAR SHOWCASE

How can you hold a major sporting event in temperatures of 45°C? The answer is to create a stadium like no other. Sophisticated and sustainable, ...

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ROCKET JUNCTION LIVERPOOL GATEWAY A...
CULTURAL 
LIVERPOOL 
2008 

ROCKET JUNCTION LIVERPOOL GATEWAY ART PROJECT

The ‘Rocket Junction’ Gateway proposal is for a 40m high parabolic arch structure which spans approximately 130m across the Queens Dive Flyover. The winning design ...

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ROPEMAKER
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2012 
Arup Associates; Ropemaker Place

ROPEMAKER

British Land Company PLC asked us to design a different kind of office space. They wanted it to be inspiring, sustainable and impressive. And above ...

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SINGAPORE NATIONAL STADIUM AND SPOR...
SPORT, LEISURE 
SINGAPORE 
2021 

SINGAPORE NATIONAL STADIUM AND SPORTS HUB

The Singapore National Stadium forms the centrepiece of the new S$1.3 billion Singapore Sports Hub. The design is a collaboration between Arup and Arup Associates.  ...

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AWARDS

2013

  • World Architecture Festival, Winner future projects leisure-led development
SIR THOMAS WHITE BUILDING, ST JOHN`...
EDUCATION, RESIDENTIAL 
OXFORD 
1976 

SIR THOMAS WHITE BUILDING, ST JOHN`S COLLEGE

The new St. John's building provides 156 rooms for graduates and under-graduates half as study bedrooms, and half as 'sets' of sitting room and bedroom. ...

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AWARDS

2011

  • Construct: Concrete Awards, Commendation, Mature Building Category

1981

  • RIBA Award

1976

  • Concrete Society Award
SKY STUDIOS
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
2012 
Arup Associates; Sky Studios

SKY STUDIOS

BSkyB challenged us to create a world-leading, genuinely sustainable headquarters on their West London campus. Sky Studios is our response –the world’s most sustainable broadcast ...

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SKY STUDIOS WIND TURBINE
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
LONDON 
2012 

SKY STUDIOS WIND TURBINE

The new wind turbine completes Sky Studios, BSkyB’s state-of-the-art broadcasting centre. Sky’s brief for a world-leading, genuinely sustainable HQ challenged Arup Associates to capture every ...

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SNAPE MALTINGS CONCERT HALL
CULTURAL 
ALDEBURGH 
1967 

SNAPE MALTINGS CONCERT HALL

In 1965 Benjamin Britten decided to explore the possibility of converting the largest Malt House at Snape into a concert hall for the Aldeburgh Festival. ...

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SPORT VENUE DESIGN
SPORT 
 
2100 

SPORT VENUE DESIGN

Arup Sport Venue Design (SVD) is the specialist sport division of Arup Associates, which is the centre of multi-disciplinary architecture in Arup. We provide holistic ...

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STRATFORD CITY
PLACE-MAKING 
LONDON 
2004 

STRATFORD CITY

The redevelopment of the Stratford Rail Lands offers a unique opportunity to create a new metropolitan centre based around the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL) ...

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SUNWALL COMPETITION
WORKPLACE, SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
USA 
2000 

SUNWALL COMPETITION

The US Sunwall Competition asked for proposals for a solar wall for the Department of Environment’s offices in Washington DC. Arup Associates teamed up with ...

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TELE2 ARENA
SPORT 
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN 
2000 

TELE2 ARENA

With White Architecture. The Tele2 Arena is a multi-purpose stadium located to the south of Stockholm City Centre. It is designed to be used for ...

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TEMPLE MILLS HS1 MAINTENANCE DEPOT
TRANSPORT 
STRATFORD 
2014 

TEMPLE MILLS HS1 MAINTENANCE DEPOT

Temple Mills, is the depot for both light servcing and major maintenance of 400m long High Speed train units attached to HS1 near Stratford. The ...

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THE CARTESIAN GLASS BENCH
PRODUCT DESIGN 
LONDON 
2009 

THE CARTESIAN GLASS BENCH

Arup Associates were commissioned by British Land to design a pair of benches for the entrance foyer of Plantation Place, a large commercial office development ...

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THE CIRCULAR BUILDING
SCIENCE & INDUSTRY 
LONDON 
2017 

THE CIRCULAR BUILDING

Designed and delivered as a prototype for the 2016 London Design Festival; the Circular Building is one of the first in the UK built to ...

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THE HOUSE WITH NO NAME
RESIDENTIAL 
HAMPSHIRE 
2013 

THE HOUSE WITH NO NAME

The House with No Name is located in Hampshire and is one of the first schemes to be consented since the South Downs National Park was ...

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TOKYO OLYMPIC STADIUM
SPORT 
TOKYO, JAPAN 
2008 

TOKYO OLYMPIC STADIUM

With Zaha Hadid Architects.   Won in competition in 2013 the stadium was designed to the highest sporting specifications in order to host the 2019 ...

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TORNI WASH HAND BASIN UNIT
PRODUCT DESIGN 
 
2004 

TORNI WASH HAND BASIN UNIT

The product came about while Arup Associates was refurbishing its London studio. Space restrictions in the existing washrooms meant that conventional horizontal vanity units were ...

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TRAFALGAR SQUARE FOURTH PLINTH
CULTURAL 
LONDON 
1998 

TRAFALGAR SQUARE FOURTH PLINTH

Since 1998, Arup Associates has been involved with the temporary exhibition of sculptures on the Empty Plinth located at the north west corner of Trafalgar ...

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UBS WARBURG, 1 FINSBURY AVENUE
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
1998 

UBS WARBURG, 1 FINSBURY AVENUE

When SB Warburg (now UBS Warburg Dillon Read) and Swiss Bank Corporation merged their operations in 1997, they required a single London headquarters to house ...

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UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE SPORTS CENT...
EDUCATION, LEISURE 
CAMBRIDGE 
2013 

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE SPORTS CENTRE PHASE 1

The completion of the 6,060 m2 Cambridge Sports Centre in summer 2013 marked the first phase of this long-term, comprehensive strategy for sporting infrastructure. A ...

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UNIVERSITY OF EAST ANGLIA MUSIC SCH...
CULTURAL, EDUCATION 
NORWICH 
1973 

UNIVERSITY OF EAST ANGLIA MUSIC SCHOOL

The layout and structure of the building subscribe to the University Development plan.The aim has been to merge a relatively small building with the existing ...

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AWARDS

1974

  • RIBA, Commendation
UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD SOMERVILLE COL...
EDUCATION, RESIDENTIAL 
OXFORD 
1975 

UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD SOMERVILLE COLLEGE

Somerville College, under the leadership of its then Principal Janet Vaughan, was the client for three phases of construction designed by Arup Associates, the first ...

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VALENCIA STADIUM
SPORT 
SPAIN 
2003 

VALENCIA STADIUM

Reid Fenwick Asocaidos Sl.  The new home for Valencia Football Club, with its 75,000 seat capacity and generous media facilities, has been designed to be ...

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VAUXHALL CROSS
TRANSPORT 
LONDON 
2012 

VAUXHALL CROSS

When Transport for London ran an open competition to redesign Vauxhall Cross, we knew they were looking for more than a bus station. Our compelling ...

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AWARDS

2006

  • Structural Steel Award, Certificate of Merit
WATLING HOUSE DEVELOPMENT
WORKPLACE 
LONDON 
1999 

WATLING HOUSE DEVELOPMENT

The brief for this building called for a modern high quality development appropriate to its location in the heart of the City of London. A ...

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WELLBEING
WELLBEING 
 
2014 

WELLBEING

As a practice that has always promoted people-centred design and social sustainability within our core values, Arup Associates are proactively developing an innovative new design ...

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WUHAN OPERA HOUSE COMPETITION
CULTURAL 
CHINA 
2004 

WUHAN OPERA HOUSE COMPETITION

The larger of the two buildings accommodates the 1,800 seat Grand Theatre. Rising 50m above the present ground line, it gives its roof void over ...

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ZUIDAS, AMSTERDAM
TRANSPORT 
AMSTERDAM 
2014 

ZUIDAS, AMSTERDAM

This new international transport interchange, at the heart of a major urban regeneration and development project located to the south of Amsterdam’s centre, is a ...

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DONBASS ARENA
SPORT 
UKRAINE 
2009 

DONBASS ARENA

The stadium is home to FC Shakhtar, one of the leading football clubs in the Ukraine. It is a state of the art 50,000 seat ...

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