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Arup is an independent firm of engineers, designers, planners, consultants and technical specialists bringing creativity and technical excellence to everything they do. They take pride in work that makes complex structures possible.
Associate Principal, Populous
Bianca has earned a reputation at Populous for getting stadiums built. She joined Populous in 2014 and initially was part of the on-site team working on the post-Games transformation of the London Olympic Stadium, providing a vital link between the design and engineering teams and the contractor. Following its completion, she was responsible for supervising the construction of the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Bianca currently serves as Delivery Lead on Populous' Co-op Live arena project.
Chief Engineer, J&D Pierce
Angus is Chief Engineer at J&D Pierce Steel Fabricators and a Chartered Structural Engineer who has spent most of his professional life in contracting. He has designed many stadiums and helped develop innovative solutions for the build process. Angus regularly presents papers on design and construction related topics.
Partner, schlaich bergermann partner
Knut joined sbp in 1989 and has been a partner since 1998. He has been responsible for numerous realised stadium projects so far, including stadiums for the Football World Cups and Olympic Games. During his career he received a large number of significant awards and prizes and established himself in the field with various publications and lectures about lightweight structures, building with membranes and retractable roofs.
Jon leads AECOM’s Structural Engineering Technical Practice Group in the UK and Europe. He is also AECOM’s Sport and Entertainment sector lead, and his London-based team specialises in stadia and long span roof design. Recent key projects include Hong Kong International Airport Terminal 2 and Third Runway Concourse, the Curragh Racecourse, and major venues for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Technical Director, Aurecon Australasia
Mark has spent much of the last 25 years designing stadia throughout Asia and Australasia. His award-winning projects include the home of cricket in Australia (the 100,000 seat MCG), the 5 largest operable roofs in Australia, and Wembley Stadium’s operable roof. He lists a career highlight as watching Marvel Stadium’s roof panel sections 168m long x 26m wide being fabricated on the ground then hoisted and rolled into position.
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This online course demonstrates the similarities between stadium engineering and other types of design. It stresses the importance of the Class 3 structure review regulations and the critical compliance with stadium design guides.
The new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is the realisation of an ambitious vision for Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, made possible by the response of the project team to the challenges this vision presented. Key to this has been the engineering innovation, particularly the contribution of structural engineering.
A presentation on the structural design of the award-winning stadium, including a look at the cable-net roof.
This white paper details learned from the 2019 international conference, "Iconic Global Structures".
Bob's address, "The Adventure of the Itinerant Engineer", uses the stories of Sherlock Holmes to illustrate his outlook on structural engineering.
Mike Cook leads a celebration of the life and work of Frei Otto.