PFEIFER Structures is the leading single-source partner for innovative lightweight structures, building envelopes, and kinetic structures around the world.

Our expertise starts with decades of experience in tensile structures including cables, tension rods, and membranes but does not end there. As pioneers in lightweight architecture, we consult, provide and install ambitious projects in any material from steel to wood to membranes, glass, or other materials that are yet to be invented.

We are making your lightweight architecture vision come true – call us today for a free consultation with the most experienced experts in the industry.

Global Reach and Unprecedented Scale in Lightweight Architecture

442 Years In Business | 28 Subsidiaries | 20 Countries | Over 1800 Employees

PFEIFER Structures is the only vertically integrated lightweight structure specialist in the world. PFEIFER Structures has tremendous global reach, extensive human capital, and immense scale unrivaled in the lightweight structure industry. Our combined structural and manufacturing expertise in tensile membrane structures, tension fabric buildings, cable structures, kinetic structures, facades, lifting products, and building envelopes are unmatched. Our vertical integration spans the scope of the lightweight structure industry from design, engineering, manufacturing to project and construction management and installation. Our depth of knowledge and experience expand over decades, with over 1800 employees worldwide operating out of 20 countries.




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Projects In Development

Crystal Bridges Museum Amphitheater

Crystal Bridges Museum Amphitheater

Georgia World Congress Center Transportation Depot Canopy

Georgia World Congress Center Transportation Depot Canopy

Emory University’s Winship Cancer Center

Emory University’s Winship Cancer Center

Miller Lite House

Miller Lite House

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PFEIFER cable structures


PFEIFER is the innovative global leader in the engineering, fabrication, and erection of cable structures.


PFEIFER Covertex

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PFEIFER Structures China is world renowned for designing, engineering, fabricating, and installing ETFE, PTFE-Glass, PTFE-Mesh, PVC-PVDF, Silicone Fiberglass membranes.

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guard-all building solutions

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Guard-All Building Solutions designs and constructs tension fabric buildings – the quickest, easiest, most cost-effective large clear span buildings available today.

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