Practice Profile

We are a specialist structural engineering consultancy operating from offices in London, Stroud and, with our joint venture partners Winward Structures, Australia.

We provide high-quality, cutting edge engineering design, documentation and construction phase services on a diverse range of projects throughout the United Kingdom and abroad.

Established in 2002 and based in East London, we have repeatedly demonstrated our extensive capabilities implementing creative, cost-effective, and readily buildable design solutions. We also pride ourselves on our ability to effectively address challenging functional, delivery and site requirements on our projects. We have a broad range of experience in all types of building, covering traditional concrete and steel structures through to modern fabrics, ETFE and glass.



  1. David Dexter Associates launches its worldwide branch - David Dexter International.

  2. This wonderful enclosure, five times the size of its predecessor, was opened by The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh in March 2016.

    land of the lions zsl
  3. We were commissioned to undertake detail design of all secondary steelwork structure to support the 40,000m2 ETFE roof of the Fisht Olympic Stadium.

    2014, Winter Olympics, ETFE, Sochi, Fisht Olympic Stadium, 2014 Opening Ceremony
  4. Project of the Year – London Zoo Tiger Territory & the Lakes, Kuwait

    Steelwork Specialist of the Year

  5. The Duke of Edinburgh officially opened this exciting DDA project on 22nd March 2013.

  6. West London’s tallest tower and Europe’s highest light sculpture, concrete structure tops out.

    GWQ Great West Quarter Tower
  7. Article in New steel construction

  8. Brighton College, Skidelsky Building – (Kirkland Fraser Moor)

  9. We were commissioned by Steel fabricators SH Structures to undertake connection design, temporary works and lifting structure.

    Cutty Sark Conservation Project 2012
  10. We were involved in the structural design of the inflatable house and retractable chimneys that featured in the stage set for the ceremony

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  12. 9 storey (2 storey basement) boutique hotel with 120 seat theatre, hypoxic gym, spa centre, bowling alley and car parking in the centre of London, starts on site

    Ham Yard Firmdale Hotels 2011
  13. Assisted Doha to win their 2022 world cup bid (Arup Associates)

  14. We were involved in the structural design of the ‘aerostat’, a suspended helium filled projection blimp and an inflatable, detachable replica of the Glasgow Clyde Auditorium

  15. Commendation – Cabot Circus Footbridge Broadmead 

  16. Alnwick Garden Pavilion  We were employed as a specialist consultant for roof contractor

  17. Over 25 individual ETFE and PTFE canopies ranging in size and shape covering 40,000 square meters

    Resorts World Sentosa
  18. Award for Transportation Structures – Southern Cross Station 

    Southern Cross Station Australia
  19. National Silver Winner, post 1900 offices – York House Annex, with 1104architects 

  20. Home Award, New Build 2006 – Commendation – Headland House, Berkhamsted

  21. Shortlisted for RIBA Stirling Award – We were involved in detail connection design

  22. Civic Trust Award, Shortlisted for RIBA Inclusive Design Award, Shortlisted for RIBA Stirling Award- We were involved in detailed connection design

    Evelina Children's Hospital 6
  23. We formed a joint venture with Winward Structures, Australia

  24. Sandbanks apartments, Poole

  25. Established as specialist in ETFE construction and architectural design

    Lamda Olympia Village
  26. Bishops David Brown School