Glass Light and Special Structures

Glass Light and Special Structures Limited is a structural engineering practice with considerable experience in the design of Building Structures and facades. The practice was founded by Tim Macfarlane in 1985 as Dewhurst Macfarlane and Partners and the current name was adopted in 2012.

The main office is in Central London with an associated office in Shanghai employing an overall compliment of 28 staff. The practice has worked on projects ranging from small bespoke sculptural assignments to major public buildings and has practiced in Asia, Asia Minor, North America and Europe.

Many of the projects have received awards including in 2004 the Supreme Award for Structural Engineering Excellence and in 2003 we were a finalist in the same category. As a practice we are motivated by clients with a clear vision and enjoy working with consultants who share our enthusiasm for creating solutions that are well considered efficient and elegant.