Metropol Parasol in Seville, image credit: Hufton Crow

Integrated design

A network of timber beams shading the Plaza de la Encarnacion in Seville, that form one of the largest timber structures ever built.

Metropol Parasol
Interior view of La Alhóndiga Cultural Centre

A complete refurbishment

Transforming a former warehouse into a 68,000m² cultural and leisure centre.

La Alhóndiga Cultural Centre
Exterior view of the Palmas Altas Campus

Fully sustainable approach

The largest commercial technological development in southern Spain.

Palmas Altas Campus
Photo of the Zaragoza Expo Pavilion Bridge

Multifunctional bridge

Hadid's sweeping design complements the event theme of 'Water and Sustainable Development' for 2008 Expo.

Zaragoza Expo Pavilion Bridge

Arup opened its first office in Spain in 1994 and now employs more than 120 engineers, consultants and qualified staff. We work with clients in both the public and private sectors, delivering creative and sustainable solutions based on efficient use of resources. Our multidisciplinary teams follow a global vision adapted to local needs and regulations.




  • 09Dec 2014

    Innovation on the Qatar Foundation Stadium

    The stadium is part of the Health and Wellness Precinct, within Qatar Foundation Education City and is conceived as a proposed host venue for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ and one of the principal sports complexes in Qatar. Additionally the Health & Wellness Precinct includes an indoor aquatic centre with two Olympic size pools and a diving pool, a multipurpose sports pavilion housing an indoor athletics track and tennis academy, plus external training fields.

  • 19Nov 2014

    UK cities spend £23 million annually on IT

    'Delivering the Smart City’, produced by Arup and UCL (University College London) on behalf of the Smart City Expo World Congress, analyses the spending patterns of eight major UK cities to gain an understanding of how much money cities are paying for technology, as well as considering whether this expenditure is ‘smart’.

  • 16Oct 2014

    Participating at PIANC WG174

    The outcome, after a planned two years group work, will be a worldwide guidance for reporting on relevant corporate social responsibility issues, an essential basis for the license to operate a port, including the development and operations of ports.

  • 01Oct 2014

    Promoting the retrofit in Spain

    The Spanish law of refurbuishment 2013, the state of the initiatives promoted at national level, the new market needs and the necessary tools to definitely boost restoration in Spain were some of the topics discussed during this one-day meeting which included the participation of renowned legal experts, architects and a wide range of technicians from the real estate, consulting, design and construction market.



  • Arup in Spain brochure front cover

Arup in Spain