Arup Group

Company description

Arup Group Limited is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, UK which provides engineering, design, planning, project management and consulting services for all aspects of the built environment. The firm is present in Africa, the Americas, Australia, asia, East Asia, Europe and the Middle East, and has over 10,000 staff based in 92 offices across 42 countries. Arup has participated in projects in over 160 countries.

The firm was founded in London in 1946, as the Ove N. Arup Consulting Engineers by Sir Ove Nyquist Arup. Sir Ove set out to build a firm where professionals of diverse disciplines could work together to produce projects of greater quality than was achievable by them working in isolation. In 1963, together with the architect Philip Dowson, Arup Associates was formed to offer multi-disciplinary architectural and engineering services. In 1970, the firm reformed as "Ove Arup & Partners" and, in the same year, Ove Arup delivered "The Key Speech", setting out values and a future vision for Arup.

Company details

8 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 4BJ, United Kingdom

Participation in projects

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Company updates

  • February 26, 2024

    Northleaf profitably exits US toll road Northwest Parkway

    Northleaf Capital Partners has signed an agreement to sell its 43.3% stake in Northwest Parkway (NWP), a Denver-based toll road project, to VINCI Highways, a subsidiary of VINCI Concessions in&nb...

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  • February 26, 2024

    DIF Capital Partners sells US toll road Northwest Parkway

    DIF Capital Partners (DIF) has signed an agreement to sell its 33.3% stake in Northwest Parkway (NWP) to VINCI Highways, a subsidiary of VINCI Concessions in Denver, Colorado, USA. The NWP is a...

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  • April 26, 2023

    Design team selected for Los Angeles - San Francisco high-speed railway line project

    California High-Speed Rail (CA HSR) has selected the joint venture of Foster + Partners and Arup to design the Merced, Fresno, Kings/Tulare, and Bakersfield stations on the initial 275 km segment...

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  • April 25, 2023

    Requests for Proposals Issued to Teams for Ontario Line Project

    Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued Requests for Proposals (RFP) for two major works packages for the Ontario Line: Pape Tunnel and Underground Stations and the Elevated Guideway and...

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  • March 09, 2023

    Contract awarded for high-speed rail link and station project in Florence

    Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI, Gruppo FS Italiane) has awarded the contract to the consortium formed by Impresa Pizzarotti & C. and Saipem for the construction of the Florence high-speed/high-cap...

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  • January 31, 2023

    Lenders emerge for Welsh healthcare PPP in Cardiff

    Velindre Cancer Centre has confirmed to have 6 lenders for the Welsh healthcare Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project in Cardiff, Wales. The backers for Velindre Cancer Centre circa...

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  • January 16, 2023

    Arcus acquired 85% stake in European Data Hub S.A.

    Arcus Infrastructure Partners LLP (Arcus) has announced that Arcus European Infrastructure Fund 3 SCSp (AEIF3) has acquired an 85% shareholding in European Data Hub S.A. (EDH) from the Luxembourg...

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  • December 08, 2022

    Arcus to acquire SDC SpaceNet DataCenter in Germany

    Arcus Infrastructure Partners LLP (Arcus) has announced that Arcus European Infrastructure Fund 3 SCSp (AEIF3) has agreed to acquire SDC SpaceNet DataCenter GmbH & Co, KG (SDC), Europe’s mod...

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  • October 03, 2022

    Preferred bidders selected for multibillion light rail PPP project in New Zealand

    Auckland Light Rail and Waka Kotahi have announced two bidders for the development of next phase of the Auckland light rail public-private (PPP) project and the Waitematā Harbor connection PPP pr...

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  • August 03, 2022

    UK awards concession for Velindre Cancer Centre PPP project in Whitchurch

    The Velindre University NHS Trust has awarded the concession contract for the development of Velindre Cancer Centre in Whitchurch, North Cardiff, UK to Acorn consortium. The consortium comp...

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