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Having it all: The price of leadership

Arup principal Fiona Cousins serves on the board of the Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation, which focuses on the role of women in the building industry. The organization’s blog published her thoughts…

We want to be the best

As of April 1, Greg Hodkinson will take over the role of Arup’s global chairman (succeeding Philip Dilley, who has stepped down to take on other roles). Francesca Birks spoke…

Exploring collaboration

Arup and design firm SOFTLab have worked on various projects together through the years. Arup's Matthew Clark and SOFTLab founder Michael Svizos discuss their latest collaboration, a structural canopy in…

Night lights

We spoke to Arup lighting designer Leni Schwendinger about nighttime light and cities. * You’ve spoken about the importance of taking lighting design into realms of art and urbanism. What does that…

Robert Watson on the state of sustainable design

We spoke with Robert Watson, founder of the LEED rating system and CEO of EcoTech International, about green building today. * Looking around at the current green building initiatives in the…