Arup officially certified as design partner for ProRail

22 Dec 2016

Today Arup in the Netherlands received the official recognition certificate by ProRail in their category of 'engineering firms'.

As of today Arup is recognised engineer for rail carrying as well as non-rail carrying civil structures and designer for utility structures for the purpose of Integrated Contracts.

"We are absolutely delighted to be recognised by ProRail. This certificate means that Arup can now design for projects like the 'ZuidasDok' and the 'Theemswegtracé'. For years our infrastructures team has worked effectively for clients like Rijkswaterstaat, for example the renovation of eight steel bridges. We look forward to delivering similar successes to ProRail."

– Sabine Delrue, Business leader Infrastructure, Arup, the Netherlands

The certificate was handed out by Elso Free and Geke Wessselink by ProRail, in the presence of Cem Budak, our Europe Rail Leader.

"Receiving this certificate is very important to us, and we joyfully welcome Cem Budak to the awarding. We exchange a lot of knowledge and expertise in our international network of colleagues and this is an excellent opportunity to strengthen our relationships, internally and externally ."

– Sander den Blanken, Group Leader Arup in the Netherlands



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  • ProRail certificate Arup in the Netherlands. Photo: Paul RidderhofOpen gallery

    From left to right: Geke Wesselink, Sander den Blanken, Elso Free, Cem Budak and Sabine Delrue.