Janine Witko has been hiredÂ as Arup’s New York water business leader. Witko joined Arup from Halcrow, where she was vice president and North America water director.
Under her leadership, Arup will refocus its strategic efforts on buildingÂ theÂ water business in the Americas.
Arup says it will pursue projects focused on water supply quantity and quality treatment issues, wastewater/CSO planning, and design and asset management.
"Arup’s aim is to be recognised as industry-leading experts in the strategic and sustainable management of water," said Gillian Blake, principal and leader of the infrastructure team in Arup’s New York office. "By adding Janine to our leadership team, we will be on our way to being viewed as global thought leaders in creating a legacy of innovative, future proof, and value-adding solutions to complex problems, and for delivering projects in an integrated and holistic way. We are looking forward to her contributions."