Heneghan Peng Architects

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heneghan peng architects
TypeLimited Company
IndustryArchitecture
Founded1999
HeadquartersDublin, Ireland
Key people
Róisín Heneghan, Shih-Fu Peng
Number of employees
27
Websitewww.hparc.com

The heneghan peng architects (hparc) architecture firm founded by Róisín Heneghan and Shih-Fu Peng. The company was established in New York in 1999, but moved to Dublin in 2001 and is, as of 2021, based in Dublin and Berlin.

It has won many significant commissions, including the Grand Egyptian Museum,[1][2] Áras Chill Dara in Kildare, Ireland, the Giant's Causeway Visitors' Centre, and new footbridges at the London Olympic Park.[3][4] To win the Grand Egyptian Museum project, the firm won a design competition with 1,557 entries, despite having only three staff members at the time.

In 2009, the company won three competitions: for the Arabsat headquarters in Saudi Arabia,[5] the Mittelrheinbruecke competition to build a bridge over the Rhine between St. Goar and St. Goarshausen in Germany,[6] and the competition to design a new library and academic building for the University of Greenwich. The building sits within a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home to both the Department of Architecture & Landscape and the Department of Creative Professions & Digital Arts in London.[7]

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-11-15. Retrieved 2007-10-31.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ http://www.burohappold.com/BH/BHTemplate8.aspx?ID=B692F785237D9033D07201C7A58B4A12[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-10-26. Retrieved 2007-10-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ http://www.hparc.com/projects.html
  5. ^ http://www.e-architect.co.uk/saudi_arabia/arabsat_headquarters.htm
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-05-02. Retrieved 2009-08-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  7. ^ "Heneghan Peng does it again". The Irish Times. 17 September 2009.
  8. ^ House, Peter Becker / Stone-ideas com Publishing. "Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2019: Palestinian Museum, West Bank". Retrieved 2020-10-29.

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