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Arup team in Honk Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Building Information Modelling (BIM) Champion is...

Ammar Azzouz

Ammar Azzouz

27 March 2017 / 0 Comment(s)

UK container port (Southampton)

Over 80% of the world’s products and...

Ana Ulanovsky

Ana Ulanovsky

01 December 2016 / 0 Comment(s)

It’s time to treat shift workers responsibly

In our always-on, 24/7 world, shift working has...

Rebecca Milner

Rebecca Milner

23 June 2016 / 8 Comment(s)

Flooded river in Vietnam

It’s good to talk, and I believe that small...

Simon Power

Simon Power

11 August 2014 / 0 Comment(s)

Opera de Arame.

I have always been somewhat sceptical when it...

Tiago Oliveira

Tiago Oliveira

30 June 2014 / 5 Comment(s)

In these times of unprecedented societal and technological change, markets are evolving in radical and unexpected ways. Business leaders of today need a new suite of tactics. And that got me thinking about the tactics of the...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

16 May 2013 / 4 Comment(s)

It's time more chief executive officers owned up to the need for, and embraced, point-to-point navigation to steer their businesses. This means going forward in logical, small steps – and turning back to look for another direction if it...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

17 January 2013 / 0 Comment(s)

Statue of Sir Winston Churchill.

Although leadership is taught at more...

Tim Jarvis

Tim Jarvis

17 January 2013 / 4 Comment(s)

Tim Jarvis sitting on a sledge in Antarctica.

In 1984 I picked up a book that changed my life....

Margot Morrell

Margot Morrell

10 January 2013 / 1 Comment(s)

Black and white photograph taken in 1916 showing six men launching a small, boat into the ocean off an icy headland. [Credit: Probably by Frank Hurley, the expedition's photographer [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons]

In January 2013, I’ll be part of the...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

31 October 2012 / 1 Comment(s)

Breaking down the silo mentality ensures that projects embody and represent the full expertise of all those engaged in its design and delivery. The Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment (IDBE) Masters Programme at the University...

Sebastian MacMillan

Sebastian MacMillan

13 September 2012 / 1 Comment(s)

Grain Silos at the Guinness Brewery against a blue sky. Credit and copyright Norton Associates.

Reflecting on the surprising, delightful breadth...

Tristram Carfrae

Tristram Carfrae

07 June 2012 / 4 Comment(s)

I think businesses that want to prosper in the long term need to take a soul-searching look at what it means to operate in a sustainable way. The truth might hurt, but the rewards are worth it. Today, most shareholders, communities, governments and...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

24 May 2012 / 5 Comment(s)

A busy street in India

Back in January, I was on a panel for an...

Chris Luebkeman

Chris Luebkeman

23 February 2012 / 7 Comment(s)

notes displaying company values

In this tough economic environment, there is much...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

23 February 2012 / 1 Comment(s)

The World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos in Switzerland is over for another year. The annual event took place against the sobering backdrop of the Euro-crisis and the continuing after-shocks from the global financial crisis. However, the mood...

Philip Dilley

Philip Dilley

14 February 2012 / 0 Comment(s)

Black and white portrait of Sir Ove Arup, a philosopher and engineer who founded Arup in 1946. Copyright Arup.

The death of Apple CEO Steve Jobs has focussed...

David Macdonald

David Macdonald

18 November 2011 / 16 Comment(s)

The word 'Imagine' is spray-painted on the wall of Greenhouse by Joost. Copyright Arup.

The designers of our future are people who can...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

16 November 2011 / 4 Comment(s)

Staff in Arup's Melbourne office review plans. Credit Larry Pitt. Copyright Arup/Larry Pitt

We are living in unforgiving, unpredictable times...

Steve Lennon

Steve Lennon

12 October 2011 / 2 Comment(s)

The media called it the “Brian Cox Effect”. And right up until some spoilsport pointed out that Prof Cox’s excellent series about the universe was broadcast well after the discovery that more young people were making the choice to...

James Kenny

James Kenny

11 September 2011 / 0 Comment(s)