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ARUP New York is one of the world’s great metropolitan centers and the most populous city in the US. Arup’s New York office is the largest in the Americas region and its staff represents virtually all of Arup’s many engineering, design and consulting disciplines. The firm’s current work in New York includes the first phase of the new Second Avenue Subway , a multibillion dollar underground railway line on the east side of Manhattan. The Fulton Street Transit Center is replacing a maze of underground pedestrian passages with a passenger-friendly central hub linking 12 subway lines and six stations. Recently completed, JetBlue Airways’s Terminal 5 at JFK Airport is setting new standards for passenger convenience and airport efficiency. Multidisciplinary Arup teams are also involved in the renovation and revitalization of Lincoln Center , the world’s largest performing arts campus. The New York office also hosts the firm’s revolutionary SoundLab® , a controlled auralization environment that allows clients to experience and compare the acoustic performance of various design options. …… Because business change is generated through projects, capable project management is key to ongoing success. Arup delivers projects intelligently and with concern for business outcomes, rather than merely a finished job.Finishing projects to the required time, cost and quality is vital. Arup goes further, taking a creative approach to project and programme management that often generates innovative solutions. Arup's 500 project managers around the world have strong technical backgrounds. With well-developed interpersonal and leadership skills, they add value, not bureaucracy. Seeking to shape a better world is what sets the Arup project manager apart. Innovative, independent and sustainable Arup's culture encourages innovation and a focus on environmental and social sustainability. An independent firm, Arup is trusted by clients to provide the best advice for any project. Strategic advice The firm advises from strategic level to programme and project management, including project delivery. Arup's management and project consultancy expertise makes it ideally placed to act at a business level, acting for clients as trusted agent and project adviser. Programme management The key link between strategic corporate objectives and project level activity, programme management aligns business activities with change initiatives. By treating change management as an integral part of the agenda, Arup provides a comprehensive service to the benefit of clients' businesses. Project delivery Arup's design management service includes managing professional designers, providing the client with a single point of management. The firm also offers construction management, including contract administration. Technical edge
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2010 for the course ENG W2018 taught by Professor Niccolas during the Spring '10 term at Columbia.

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