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As a world leading engineering consultancy BuroHappold Engineering constantly features in the news around the globe. We provide updates on our projects, expert commentary on industry issues and legislation, as well as insight and ‘what-ifs’ about our latest technical and practical innovations in the built environment.

To find out more about how we’re changing the world in which we live, work and play, browse our archive of news stories and research below. You can filter the list to see just what you’re after, and if you need to know more contact a member of our press team or email us at enquiries@burohappold.com.

Manchester's Whitworth Gallery reopens

26/03/2015 Be the first to comment

Manchester’s Whitworth Art Gallery (WAG), home to one of the UK’s premium art and design collections, has reopened following an extensive reconfiguration under a 'slow conservation' strategy. Over time the gallery building had...

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Categories: Culture, United Kingdom


Energy Island conversations begin with a bang

20/03/2015 Be the first to comment

Sir Tim Smit, Co-Founder of the Eden Project, on energy independence for Cornwall: "If you were the king of an island dependent on something crucial to your wellbeing that comes from outside your shores, would the...

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Categories: Energy, United Kingdom


Design team announced for Bristol’s new world class arena – Bristol Arena

18/03/2015 Be the first to comment

The mayor of Bristol City Council, George Ferguson, has announced that the Populous Arena Team has won the RIBA international design competition for the Bristol Arena, which will bring a world-class entertainment and sports...

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Categories: Sports & Entertainment, United Kingdom


Success for UK projects in the Civic Trust awards

13/03/2015 Be the first to comment

Three projects delivered by BuroHappold Engineering have been selected as winning entries in the 2015 Civic Trust Awards. The annual awards are given to projects that make an outstanding contribution to the quality and...

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Categories: Civic, United Kingdom


BuroHappold selected to lead UNC Chapel Hill’s Sustainability Strategic Plan

11/03/2015 Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering is pleased to announce that the firm was selected by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) to lead their Sustainability Strategic Planning effort. This work, to be completed in close...

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Categories: Higher education, United States


A celebration of Frei Otto 1925 - 2015

11/03/2015 Written by Mike Cook Be the first to comment

The sad news of Frei Otto's death was announced on Monday 9 March. He was due to receive the Pritzker Prize for Architecture in May this year – not that Frei was one for accolades. In my mind he was, and will always be, one of...

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Categories: China, India, Germany, Italy, Nordics, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, UAE


Warsaw commuters gain second metro line

10/03/2015 Be the first to comment

Warsaw has extended its metro links with the recent opening of  the Dworzec Wileński Station, which is also home to the new line’s largest retail complex. BuroHappold Engineering provided structural engineering and building...

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Categories: Rail, Poland


Pascal 2015 Award win for HVAC work on Polish cultural venue

05/03/2015 Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering has been awarded the inaugural Pascal 2015 Award by the Polish Ventilation Association for their HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) work on the new National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra...

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Categories: Culture, Poland


ARTIC wins OCEC Project of the Year Award

24/02/2015 Written by Jodi Christopher Be the first to comment

BuroHappold's recently opened Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) has won the 2014 Project of the Year award from the Orange County Engineering Council (OCEC). The OCEC recognizes the best of the...

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Categories: Transport, United States


BuroHappold leaders selected for ENR's Top 20 under 40

28/01/2015 Be the first to comment

Principal Ariella Maron and associate principal Jeremy Snyder were...

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National 9/11 Memorial Museum Pavilion wins for outstanding structure

28/01/2015 Be the first to comment

The National September 11th Memorial Museum Pavilion was one of 100 outstanding structures and built environments in New York City to receive an award for Built by Women (BxW NYC), sponsored by the Beverly Willis Architecture...

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Simulation Data Visualisation article in IBPSA newsletter

28/01/2015 Written by Max Doelling Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering’s Max Doelling features in the latest edition of IBPSA's quarterly newsletter.

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Categories: Energy, Germany


BeMobility 2.0 results are published

21/01/2015 Written by Moritz Lembke-Özer Be the first to comment

Electric powered transport is on the increase. But how quickly is its popularity growing? And how is this transforming our cities?

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Categories: Transport, Germany


Dr Mei Ren appointed as a Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor at the University of Manchester

13/01/2015 Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering Technical Director Dr Mei Ren has been appointed as a prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor.

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Categories: Higher education, United Kingdom


Art, Landscape and Engineering

09/01/2015 Be the first to comment

While museums are a defining feature of a dynamic, world-class city, institutions located away from urban centers are enjoying a renaissance. Nestled within sweeping landscapes, these museums offer art lovers a retreat from the...

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Q&A with Derrick Roorda

07/01/2015 Be the first to comment

Principal Derrick Roorda, director of BuroHappold Engineering’s West Coast structural engineering group, talks about collaboration with leading architects, the importance of sketching and finding the engineering...

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Y magazine issue 4 - out now!

19/12/2014 Be the first to comment

In our 4th issue of Y magazine we continue to celebrate the sheer breadth and depth of engineering.  We talk with Gehl Architects about how cities have changed in the last 20 years. We discuss whether the...

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BuroHappold celebrates the grand opening of ARTIC

09/12/2014 Written by Jodi Christopher Be the first to comment

Designed to be one of the first LEED Platinum transit centers in the world, the Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) is a world-class transportation gateway rooted in the tradition of grand rail stations yet...

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Categories: Rail, United States


BuroHappold wins the Green Services Provider of the Year Award at the Eurobuild Awards, Poland

08/12/2014 Written by Małgorzata Olszewska Be the first to comment

For the second consecutive year BuroHappold Engineering has won the title of the Green Services Provider of the Year in the Eurobuild Awards Polska.

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Categories: Poland


BuroHappold Engineering to co-chair a multi stakeholder platform for energy efficient buildings.

05/12/2014 Be the first to comment

A new report EEB Laboratory Poland: Collaborative action towards achieving improved energy security for Poland has been released. The report identifies 20 actions to accelerate investments in energy efficiency for Poland’s...

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Categories: Poland


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