Shaping a better world

This year has brought innovations and leaps of imagination that have benefitted our clients and the environments in which we all live and work.

Gregory Hodkinson, Chairman, Arup Group

Chairman's statement

I’m pleased to report another positive year for our firm – helping clients solve their biggest challenges.

Gregory HodkinsonChairman, Arup Group

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Arnhem Central Station, Arnhem, Netherlands

Arnhem Central StationArnhem, Netherlands

Performance

By attracting and retaining high quality people we have maintained our reputation for excellence and produced a robust financial performance in all our markets.

  • Financial

    Our revenue grew to £1.24bn in the year to 31 March 2016, an increase of 10.2% from 2015.

    Infographic showing how revenue grew to £1.24bn in the year to 31 March 2016, an increase of 10.2% from 2015.
  • Clients

    One of the best measures of how clients value us is through forward orders, which increased to £1.04bn this year.

    Infographic illustrating how forward orders increased to £1.04bn this year.
  • Community engagement

    Our contribution to CE includes over 12,000 hours of pro bono work, and has increased by 14% from 2014/15.

    Infographic showing how our contribution to community engagement includes over 12,000 hours of pro bono work, and has increased by 14% from 2014/15
  • A global firm

    In 2015/16, we helped our clients meet varied and complex challenges in over 146 countries.

    Animated map of the world showing 146 countries where Arup have helped our clients meet varied and complex challenges in 2015/16
  • Impact

    This year we were proud to be named as one of Fortune's top 50 companies who 'do well by doing good'.

    Fortune Change The World logo
  • Recognition

    The 200+ awards that we have won this year are a tribute to the quality of our people, partners and clients.

    200+ animated infographic
  • Financial

    Our revenue grew to £1.24bn in the year to 31 March 2016, an increase of 10.2% from 2015.

    Infographic showing how revenue grew to £1.24bn in the year to 31 March 2016, an increase of 10.2% from 2015.
  • Clients

    One of the best measures of how clients value us is through forward orders, which increased to £1.04bn this year.

    Infographic illustrating how forward orders increased to £1.04bn in 2016.
  • Sustainability

    Almost four in ten new projects over £150k report specific sustainability objectives this year – a 15% increase from 2014/15.

    Infographic showing project with specific sustainability objectives have increased by 15% increase since 2014/15.
  • A global firm

    In 2015/16, we helped our clients meet varied and complex challenges in over 146 countries.

    Animated map of the world showing 146 countries where Arup have helped our clients meet varied and complex challenges in 2015/16
  • Impact

    This year we were proud to be named as one of Fortune's top 50 companies who 'do well by doing good'.

    Fortune Change The World logo
  • Recognition

    The 200+ awards that we have won this year are a tribute to the quality of our people, partners and clients.

    200+ animated infographic
Image of staff in the workplace

People

Staying true to the values of Sir Ove Arup, we work hard to foster an open, progressive culture where new ideas and real ingenuity are nurtured for our clients' benefit.

More about our people PDF, 298KB
Galecopper Bridge, Utrecht, Netherlands

Galecopper BridgeUtrecht, Netherlands

Our work

Our five Regions are united by a common ethos, enduring values and a desire to harness our global expertise for the benefit of our clients and communities.

Explore our work PDF, 2.9MB
Explore our work PDF, 2.4KB
50 Martin Place, Sydney, Australia

50 Martin PlaceSydney, Australia

Sustainability and community

Sir Ove Arup challenged us to do everything “as well as it can be done”. Sustainability and community engagement are a big part of this ethos.

Explore Ssustainability and community PDF, 524KB

Arup Annual Report 2016

2015/16 brought diverse opportunities and big challenges that saw our people respond with dynamism and dedication. Discover what’s made our year...

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