Visit Credit James Ewing.

Innovation in the built environment

Arup’s online magazine in the Americas.

Visit Doggerel
External view of Agora Bogota. Credit: Bermudez and Herreros.

A landmark of major events

Multifunctional convention centre strategically located in Bogotá.

Ágora Bogotá
External view of Hyatt Regency Cartagena. Credit: Ospinas y Cia.

High-class building

First Hyatt hotel in Colombia and first mixed-use complex developed in Cartagena.

Hyatt Regency Cartagena
Aerial view of El Dorado International Airport. Credit: Arup.

Rewarded transaction advice

Expansion and modernisation of Colombia's most important airport under a public private partnership.

El Dorado International Airport
Draft of Barranquilla Historic Centre Concept Masterplan. Credit: Arup.

Re-energizing the city

Wide action plan to revitalise the historic centre of one of the most important port cities in Colombia.

Barranquilla Historic Centre Concept Masterplan

Arup has been working in Colombia since 2007 and we established a presence in Bogotá in early 2014. We work closely with over 1,100 staff from our 13 offices across the Americas and our office in Madrid, Spain, allowing us to provide a wide range of professional, multi-disciplinary services that adapt to the local regulatory and market conditions.

Our portfolio has projects in the private and public sectors including the multi-billion dollar upgrades to the El Dorado Airport in Bogotá.



  • 23Sep 2016

    Ian Taylor appointed Global Aviation Business Leader

    Ian joined Arup in 1993 and has worked in the UK, Ireland, USA and Asia.  Since 2009, he has served as Aviation Business Leader in East Asia, playing a leading role in expanding the Firm’s presence in China. Previously, he led the Aviation team in the UK, Middle East and Africa.

  • 05Apr 2016

    IJGlobal names Arup as 2015’s best technical adviser

    On 16 March, IJGlobal, the project finance and infrastructure journal, hosted a ceremony for their 2015 award winners. In the best institutions category, Arup was awarded as the best technical adviser globally. We were also awarded this same distinction in the Americas.

  • 17Mar 2016

    Report reveals the surprising future of air travel

    With the number of airline passengers expected to exceed 6bn by 2030, the aviation industry faces challenges to its growth on many fronts, including security, sustainability, infrastructure, and financial issues. The Future of Air Travel report examines key elements that are vital to renewing the industry, and offers innovative design solutions that aim to improve the passenger experience:

  • 14Mar 2016

    Mahadev Raman named Director of Arup University

    Arup has named Mahadev Raman the Director of Arup University, our programme to foster innovation, research, learning, and knowledge among Arup’s 13,000 staff members. Following his term as Chairman of the Americas Region, Raman brings his distinctive experience and perspective to the position.