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.

‘The 4th Epoch: Reinhabiting Desolate Landscapes’ – Jack Spence wins the 2021 Max Fordham Environmental Design Prize

We are pleased to announce that Jack Spence is the winner of the ninth Max Fordham Environmental Design Prize! Members of the Max Fordham team…

Masterpieces in Miniature: Pallant House's Model Art Gallery opens

Something small, but very significant, has just opened in Chichester. Visitors to Pallant House Gallery can now admire a miniature art gallery…

Two out of two at the Passivhaus Trust Awards!

At last night's Passivhaus Trust Awards ceremony, two projects we worked on stole the show, each winning a prestigious award. Agar Grove Estate…

Making space for non-binary co-workers

Hi, it’s me Nora. Your friendly neighbourhood graduate digital design engineer. And I am non-binary. This is not a definitive guide to the definition…

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Featured Project

Lambeth Palace Library and Archive