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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.

High Line at the Rail Yards to Open September 21

18/09/2014 Written by Erika Capek Be the first to comment

The third and northernmost section of the 1.45-mile long High Line will open to the public Sunday, September 21. The elevated freight rail structure on Manhattan’s West Side, stretches from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking...

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Mark Lavery and Alex Nikolic to speak at the Structural Design of Tall Buildings conference

15/09/2014 Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering's tall buildings expert, Mark Lavery, and ground engineering associate director, Alex Nikolic, will be speaking at the upcoming Structural Design of Tall Buildings conference. Held at the Hilton London...

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Ariella Maron to present at Greenbuild International Conference

11/09/2014 Written by Erika Capek Be the first to comment

Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy were two of the costliest and deadliest storms in this nation’s history, with intense rainfall, high wind speeds, and storm surges causing flooding, infrastructure failures, and significant...

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Higher education projects named best around world by Architectural Digest

10/09/2014 Written by Erika Capek Be the first to comment

Architectural Digest recently named the nine best new university buildings around the world, including two BuroHappold Engineering projects that opened this year. Yale University’s new Foster+Partners designed School of...

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Special economic zones in China: do they work?

28/08/2014 Written by Stacey Carter Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering’s head of economics, Dr Jim Coleman, and Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, discuss whether China’s special economic zones are a benefit to the economy live on CNBC. Dr Jim Coleman pu

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Categories: China


Engineering the 9/11 Memorial Museum Pavilion

29/07/2014 Written by Erika Capek Be the first to comment

The National September 11 Memorial Museum Pavilion that opened in May was featured in the July 29th issue of World Architecture News. Written by BuroHappold Engineering partner and North American structural discipline...

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Centrum Biurowe Neptun achieves BREEAM Very Good

28/07/2014 Written by Małgorzata Olszewska Be the first to comment

Centrum Biurowe Neptun (The Neptun Office Center), a new iconic office building in Gdańsk, Poland  has succeeded in achieving the BREEAM certificate with “Very Good” rating.  BuroHappold Engineering was responsib

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Categories: Commercial office, Poland


Topping out at residential tower - 551 West 21st Street

21/07/2014 Written by Erika Capek Be the first to comment

The 19-story Foster + Partners-designed luxury residential condominium at 551 West 21st Street had a topping out ceremony on July 21st. Situated in the heart of the vibrant Chelsea Arts District in Manhattan, the tower will...

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Creating green industrial parks in India

17/07/2014 Written by Stacey Carter, Moritz Lembke-Özer Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering’s Thomas Kraubitz, a senior consultant based in Berlin, recently represented BuroHappold and the German Green Building Council (DGNB) as the principal resource for several training programmes on t

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Designing an innovative retractable roof for the New Atlanta Falcons' stadium

11/07/2014 Be the first to comment

Featured in the July 14th issue of Engineering News-Record, the new Atlanta Falcons' stadium roof mimics that of a camera lens. BuroHappold Engineering were selected by 360 Architecture as structural engineers for the $1.2...

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Baakenhafen Bridge is a European National Winner at the RIBA awards

11/07/2014 Written by Moritz Lembke Be the first to comment

The Baakenhafen bridge sends a strong signal in terms of architecture and engineering in Germany, Europe and throughout the world. It is a striking landmark radiating great elegance through its gently curved shape. The bridge...

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Categories: Germany


Julian Parsley interviewed on KCRW

02/07/2014 Written by Jodi Christopher Be the first to comment

Julian Parsley, a mechanical engineer in our Los Angeles' office, was recently interviewed on the KCRW radio station. Julian was featured on the Design and Architecture program. Hosted by Frances Anderton, the episode was...

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Where can the world see the true value of great engineering?

30/06/2014 Be the first to comment

BuroHappold Engineering - Corporate Brochure 2014

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Can counter-terrorism protection make a city more attractive?

26/06/2014 Be the first to comment

Terrorism today is much more pervasive and less predictable than it was, with recent targets including London, Boston, Madrid, Oslo, Nairobi, and Abuja.

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What drives the efficiency and effectiveness of buildings?

25/06/2014 Be the first to comment

Is it down to design, operational management, both, or something much more? What is the formula to get the best utilisation from a building?

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Leadership changes at BuroHappold

09/06/2014 Written by Stacey Carter Be the first to comment

International engineering firm, BuroHappold is to appoint Roger Nickells as Chief Executive Officer and Oliver Plunkett as Middle East Managing Director.

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Roger Nickells to be new BuroHappold CEO

09/06/2014 Written by Stacey Carter Be the first to comment

International engineering firm, BuroHappold is to appoint Roger Nickells as Chief Executive Officer.

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