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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.

An Italian milestone for LEED Certification

20/05/2015 Written by Moritz Lembke-Özer & Thomas Kraubitz

BuroHappold has achieved a milestone for LEED certification in Italy.

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Categories: Commercial office, Germany


BuroHappold Participates in Bike to Work Challenge

20/05/2015

May is National Bike Month, and BuroHappold is celebrating the world’s healthiest and most energy efficient mode of transportation. In New York, employees are participating in Transportation Alternatives’ <link...

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Categories: Energy, United States


Green biking at BuroHappold

19/05/2015 Written by Moritz Lembke-Özer

This spring some of BuroHappold’s team in Berlin were given the opportunity to test e-bikes.

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Categories: Germany


ReS acoustic shell: Serafino Di Rosario and the ReS team win the Peter Lord Award

14/05/2015

ReS (Resonant String shell) is a sustainable hand-built temporary acoustic shell created for music performances in the open air and since its incept Serafino Di Rosario has played a key part in its development.

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Categories: United Kingdom


Anna Wendt – Engineer of the Year

14/05/2015

Congratulations to Anna Wendt who has won the Engineer of the Year (Building Services) award at this year’s Women in Construction Awards

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Categories: United Kingdom


Signing up to the Polish Business Declaration on Sustainable Development

06/05/2015

BuroHappold Engineering, along with 20 other companies, has signed the Polish Business Declaration on Sustainable Development.

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Categories: Poland


National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra venue is best cultural building in Poland

06/05/2015

The iconic National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra(NOSPR) venue has been singled out for a special award from the Minister of Culture and National Heritage: the best new cultural building in Poland in the “Życie w Architekturze” Awards (Life in Architecture).

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Categories: Poland



Erleen Hatfield speaking at AIA National Convention

21/04/2015

Partner and Director of Structural Engineering, Erleen Hatfield will be presenting at the AIA National Convention

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Categories: Sports & Entertainment, United States




BuroHappold to speak at SCUP 2015 North Atlantic Regional Conference

13/04/2015

BuroHappold’s Steven Baumgartner, Associate Principal, along with KieranTimberlake and Second Nature will be presenting at 9:45AM Tuesday,...

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Categories: Energy, Higher education, United States


AIA Chicago: Future success; the changing context, business and practice of architecture

31/03/2015

The context of the traditional architectural practice is in flux. The extreme advances in technology, dramatic shifts in workplace demographics and a volatile economic environment can bring serious headaches and changes to...

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Categories: United States


Manchester's Whitworth Gallery reopens

26/03/2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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