Special Projects



A team that gives you the best solution to your lighting challenges


Committed to problem-solving with a tailor-made approach, our talented Special Projects team provide the ultimate LED solution for your bespoke lighting and control.

Focusing on heritage, retrofit and custom-build products, we have a proven track record of understanding the sensitivities of working with exclusive buildings, both inside and out. More than any other lighting manufacturer, GDS work closely with lighting designers, architects, engineering consultants and technicians, to deliver entire projects to your precise specifications.  


Bespoke lighting and control fittings

GDS is renowned for its problem-solving abilities and we love the challenge of creating a custom lighting solution. Tell us your specifications and we will endeavour to work with you to create your bespoke lighting products at the forefront of design.  

Sympathetic Lighting for Heritage Builds and Lighting Retrofits

We understand the sensitivities of listed buildings and heritage site development and have extensive experience working with planning specialists, architects and technicians who are looking for the best fitting that perfectly reflects the surroundings. More than ever before, we recognise the demand for energy-efficient luminaires and our retrofit solution is a leading service that we continue to support our clients with.

LED Lighting Design
Modifying Existing Products

Using GDS products or third-party light fittings we can make modifications at our Bristol-based manufacturing facility to ensure you achieve the lighting performance demands for your space.

Talk to our team about your requirements today or find out more about our specialism in Architectural and Commercial Applications+44 (0) 117 325 0063  

Special Project Case Studies

We have been lucky enough to work on a fantastic range of special projects, from art installations and centrepiece chandeliers to Grade II listed buildings and historic places of worship. Take a look at our Projects page to read some of our favourite case studies.


"GDS has been a great partner and their attention to detail and their support has been phenomenal"

Claas Ernst
Managing Director, Vision Two