The Specialist Projects Division of Firman Glass

Firman Glass Projects

What We Do

What We Do

Firman Glass Projects is the specialist projects division of Firman Glass. Our expertise covers all aspects of design, manufacture and installation of structural glazing including glass floors and structures, commercial shop fronts and facades, fire doors and screens, vacuum lifting and crane operations - and architectural metalwork.


Using the latest software, we can carry out full site survey’s and turn the information full working design drawings. Click here to view

Structural design testing

As part of our turnkey solution we are able to offer a full structural design service. Click here to view

Innovative ideas

Behind the technical excellence, sits a team of highly creative individuals who can bring ideas to life.


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We believe our projects shown below are of the highest standards in the industry.

Glass Façade at Hedsor Court
Victoria Beckham
  • Just a huge thanks to the Firman Glass Projects team for being so meticulous.

    Tara Knowles-Teller via Twitter
  • Five stars for your work. Designs and quality unsurpassed.

    Jax Teller via Facebook


As Part of Firman Glass, Firman Glass Projects is a leading specialist glass manufacturer and installer of glass with an unrivalled reputation for fast, flexible & high quality glass installations, offering a wide range of standard and bespoke, decorative and structural glass solutions to all industry sectors with some of the largest glass sizes available.


We operate 6 days per week, 24 hours per day in Harold Wood, Essex and close to J28 of the M25 from three well equipped factories which includes glass toughening to 3000mm x 5000mm, and laminating to 2800mm x 6000mm. Our glass processing facilities include four CNC Machines and water jet glass processing.

Technical support is an integral part of our customer support having been established for over 35 years ago we have a vast array of skills and knowledge and access to some of the most innovative specialist consulting glass structural engineers.


About Firman Glass Projects

As part of the Firman Glass group, we are the team behind some of the most innovative and impressive glass structures. We have a team of both very experienced fixers as well as craftsman working in our architectural metalwork workshop.

Malcolm Armfield

Malcolm Armfield

Position Managing Director View Details
Mark Lynch

Mark Lynch

Contracts Manager View Details
Alexander Ball

Alexander Ball

Contracts Administrator and 3D Draughtsman View Details
Ken Anderson

Ken Anderson

Draughtsman View Details
Rob Skinner

Rob Skinner

Senior Estimator View Details
Malcolm Armfield

Malcolm Armfield

Position Managing Director

Malcolm has had a good grounding within the glass trade from school (16 years old) after serving his apprenticeship with United Builders Merchants then working for various glass companies including Firmans Glass and Pilkington Glass Basildon, he then ran his own successful business for 35 years (Armfield Glass Ltd and Armfield Graphics Ltd) before returning to Firmans.

Mark Lynch

Mark Lynch

Contracts Manager

Following an apprenticeship that led to a City and Guilds and Institute of Carpentry Advanced Carpentry Award, Mark has worked for over 31 years in the construction industry. He has spent the last 20 years at Firman, first as site supervisor and now as a Director.
Professional training and qualifications: Carpentry and Joinery Indentured Apprentice – Carpentry and Joinery C&GL Advanced Craft Certificate – Carpentry and Joinery Industry Accreditation B
- CSCS Gold Card
- IOSH Managing Safely
- PASMA – Sikasil Registered Contractor scheme, certificate of achievement

Alexander Ball

Alexander Ball

Contracts Administrator and 3D Draughtsman

Alexander anchors our fledgling 3D design studio. He started his career working in the quality assurance department of Dassult Systems, the developer of SolidWorks 3D modeling, and has worked at Firman since 2013. Alex is currently studying towards the CIOB Level 3 Diploma in Construction Site Supervisory Studies.
Professional training and qualifications: SSSTS
Solidworks Certified Course – CIOB Delivering Construction performance through BIM – Solidworks Certificate of achievement – Weldments & Sheet metal – Sikasil Registered Contractor scheme, certificate of achievement.

Ken Anderson

Ken Anderson


With over 50 years experience of workshop and CAD, Ken was a time served apprentice who has graduated through the industry. An early adopter of CAD, he has considerable experience of AutoCad now and supports our projects with his extensive industry knowledge.

All of our site staff hold the appropriate level CSCS card for their roles, along with specialist qualifications such as IPAF, PASMA, Sikasil Registered Contractor. We have three team leaders with SSSTS.

Rob Skinner

Rob Skinner

Senior Estimator

Rob has a wealth of knowledge after working for United Builders Merchants, Pilkington Glass and Firmans, he has been pricing and estimating within the glass industry for 40 years.


Contact Us

FA Firman (Glass Projects) Ltd, 19 Bates Road, Romford, Essex RM3 0JH.
Telephone 01708 374534 | Fax 01708 340511
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