50 Years of Beautiful Engineering

What is Beautiful Engineering to you?

A sunlit office that’s just the right temperature. A museum where even the ventilation grilles are elegantly detailed. Perhaps a classroom where the teacher can be heard but the road outside can’t. Or maybe you find satisfaction in a well planned plant room.

We are Max Fordham and we bring buildings to life with beautiful engineering.


Nick Cramp named as a judge for the AJ Architecture Awards

Nick Cramp, Senior Partner and Head of Light+Air at Max Fordham, has been named as a judge for the 2018 AJ Architecture Awards. The AJ Architecture…

The Future of Cars is Electric! How will this change our designs? (Part 1 - M&E)

A couple of weeks ago, we had an open discussion about how a change to all electric vehicles might change what buildings are like. Automobiles…

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