The Arup group was founded in 1946 with the formation of Ove Arup & Partners in the UK to provide independent professional Consulting Engineering services. Since that time, the firm has grown into an international group of multi-disciplinary Consulting Engineering practices in Europe, Asia, Australasia, USA, and the Middle East. More than 6,500 staff now work within the Group in 72 offices in over 40 countries. Today, Arup Group is one of the world’s largest and most successful international engineering consultancies. Services offered to clients range from planning, project management and complete engineering design to the supply of specialist skills and advice. Our engineering activities touch on all areas of the built environment including industrial, building and civil projects. At any one time we are working for some 3,500 clients worldwide.