Caroline Field

Working Group: Security Vice Chair

Arup | London, United Kingdom


Caroline Field, MSc, CEng MICE, P.E., is an Associate Director and leads BuroHappold’s Risk and Resilience Team. Caroline has nearly 20 years of experience designing structures for the built environment, including the Millennium Dome (O2 Arena) in London, The California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco and The National Geospatial Agency Headquarters in Virginia.

She spent the past 13 years specializing in providing protective, resilient design for a variety of buildings and structures to resist the effects of earthquake, blast and progressive collapse. She spent 12 years in the United States working closely with the Federal Government on projects that have mandated blast requirements and returned to the UK in August 2013. Prior to rejoining Buro Happold, Caroline worked as a member of the Senior Management team at Hinman Consulting Engineers in San Francisco for 6 years and Arup for 6 years.

Caroline Field


Working Group: Security, Vice Chair (2014 – Present)

CTBUH Initiatives

25 July 2019

Now Available: Tall Building Security Technical Guide

This guide explores critical tall building security factors—such as site context, asset identification, access control systems, and positioning.