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Atkins’ Innovative Dubai Opera Wins Two Industry Awards

November 3, 2016 - in Awards, News, Projects

Atkins has won 'Project of the Year' and the 'Best Public Building' Awards for the stunning Dubai Opera at the Identity Design Awards 2016. The results were announced at a Gala awards dinner which celebrated and recognised the GCC’s growing design scene.…

Atkins Calls for Collaboration in Intelligent Mobility to Relieve Congested Cities

October 24, 2016 - in Corporate, News

Atkins, one of the world’s leading design, engineering, and project management consultancies, today calls on government and industry to take a collaborative…

Bridge Expert Awarded Civil Engineering Oscar

October 10, 2016 - in News, People

One of Britain’s best-known bridge engineers has been awarded the prestigious Gold Medal at the Institution of Civil Engineers’ (ICE) glamorous annual…

Atkins Awarded Major Nuclear Contract by US Department of Energy

October 6, 2016 - in Energy

Atkins has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), along with joint venture partners Westinghouse and Fluor, to operate the depleted uranium hexafluoride (DUF6) conversion facilities at DOE’s Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Paducah, Kentucky,…

Atkins’ Innovation in Offshore Wind Design and Engineering on Show at WindEurope in Hamburg, Germany

September 27, 2016 - in Energy

Innovative foundation and offshore substation platform design and engineering will be the focus for Atkins at this year’s WindEurope event in Hamburg. Excellence in design and engineering are just two of the expert capabilities that Atkins will be showcasing…

Atkins Designed Substation Installed at DONG Energy’s Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm

September 14, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

The first of two Atkins-designed offshore substations for Race Bank offshore wind farm has been successfully installed at the site in the North Sea, a milestone achievement in the wind farm’s offshore construction phase. As a critical piece of infrastructure,…

New Atkins-Led Water Report Calls for Action to Avoid Drought Impacts

September 14, 2016 - in Water

There is a significant and growing risk of severe drought impacts arising from climate change, population growth and environmental drivers, according to the first study to look at the long-term resilience of public water supply in the UK in this context –…

Atkins Opens its Doors to a New Wave of Graduates and Apprentices

September 12, 2016 - in Corporate, News

More than 300 graduates and apprentices have started their careers in design, engineering and project management after joining Atkins. The 256 graduates and 61 apprentices will be based at offices around the country, working across a range of disciplines -…

Atkins Donates $10,000 to American Red Cross for Louisiana Flood Relief

September 2, 2016 - in News

In the wake of devastating floods in Louisiana, Atkins has donated $10,000 to the American Red Cross to help aid in recovery and relief efforts. The Red Cross has deemed the flooding in Louisiana the worst natural disaster since Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc…

Placido Domingo Opens Atkins-Designed Dubai Opera in the UAE

August 31, 2016 - in Buildings

The Atkins-designed Dubai Opera opens with a sold out performance by Placido Domingo on 31 August 2016. Described in the international press as “the King of Opera,” “a true renaissance man in music” and “the greatest operatic artist of modern times”,…