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.


Max Fordham Wins Big at CIBSE Awards

Max Fordham took home two of the most hotly contested trophies at the CIBSE Building Performance Awards last night. The Practice won both Building…

If Rauschenberg could do it

In 1966, an artist famous for his Combines- exuberant collages of newsprint and cardboard stuffed animals- changed his narrative. Robert Rauschenberg,…

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