Leaders in car park shade sails, shade structures and tensile structures

Specialising in tensile membranes and fabric structures internationally, MakMax Australia is a world leading tensile membrane specialist in the design, fabrication and installation of fabric architecture. MakMax specialise in using PTFE and PVC tensile membranes, pneumatic ETFE foils, Tensotherm translucent membrane roofing and HDPE shade sails and structures creating award winning tensile fabric structures and shade sails.

Internationally renowned for technical innovation, the investment in research and development of tensile membrane technology and possessing a worldwide reference list, MakMax personifies expertise, quality and style.

The MakMax range includes Architectural Membrane structures incorporating tensile and Tensotherm membrane roofing, fabric structures, shade structures and shade sails, Textile Façade, Textile Interiors, Architectural Car Park shade structures and Architectural Umbrellas including shade umbrellas and umbrella canopy.

MakMax materials, design concepts and construction services are consistently evolving, making us the leaders in the tensile membrane & shade sail industries and second to none for service and quality.

Textile Interior projects including The Green Void and Moet & Chandon, and innovative fabrics including Tensotherm push the boundary of fabric architecture, allowing architects and engineer infinite creativity. Our work in the outdoors on car park design and car park shade sails is equally revolutionary and impressive and is widely recognised as being the finest industry standards.

Creativity in Tensile fabric structures

With greater creative possibility inevitably comes greater technical competency. MakMax uses Taiyo Kogyo group software when modelling these highly engineered membranes; this software was developed solely for the purpose of improving the design and engineering outcomes of our products. We can design a tensile membrane and shade structure or any type of shade sails for any purpose or industry, our standard product range and custom creations have become 21st Century icons.

Our umbrella canopy and architectural shade umbrella services are recognised for their cost effectiveness, quality and unique style. Our range of umbrella canopies and shade umbrellas includes both freestanding and modular shade umbrellas, making them perfect for homes, cafes, restaurants, resorts, sports fields and commercial buildings. Our shade umbrella and umbrella canopy series comes in a great choice of fabric and steel powder coat colours, or stainless steel frames which can be customised to your needs with a variety of sizes, shapes, support methods and fittings. Give us a call and you'll soon see why we're number one for shade sails and shade structures.

Internationally acclaimed shade sails, façade and textile interiors

A quality PVC membrane structure designed with care and precision can transform any development from bleak and dull to dynamic and inviting. MakMax Architectural Membrane, Tensotherm and Fabric structures are custom designed for medium-sized to major developments. Our membrane service is widely sought after in resorts, hotels, sporting complexes, stadium and cultural projects and our work in membrane structures can be seen worldwide. Our multi-award winning architects and engineers will work on your tensile membrane structure to achieve a concept and design solution with maximum impact, functionality and durability.

MakMax Architectural Façade is the latest innovation in tensile membrane that can be used in a building interior or exterior to create interesting shapes, colours and textures. All with the added flexibility that fabric brings to architectural and engineering design and the functionality of all climate weather protection and thermal control. Just browse the Portfolio above to see some of the fantastic work we have done with shade sails and shade structures.

MakMax Textile Interiors allow you to use the ingenuity and flexibility of tensile membrane architecture to accentuate interior designs, apply an acoustic ceiling or wall panels and increase natural light translucency with minimal structural support.

Car park design with the use of quality car park shade sails and structures

The MakMax Architectural car park shade structure design solutions include predesigned car park shade sails and shelters and custom designed car park shade structures. Our car park shade sails and shelters can be designed to protect from sun, rain, hail, snow and wind and range from private car parks and single bay car park shade solutions to mass coverage for commercial buildings and shopping centres.

On an overall scale, at MakMax we provide excellence in ETFE and PTFE, membrane structure, fabric structures and shade sail structures such as shade umbrellas, shade sails and the umbrella canopy.

Choose your custom membrane and we will build the perfect tensile membrane structure

MakMax offers a wide selection of architectural fabric membranes, each ideal for longspan and large custom projects in a variety of market sectors. We are the custom membrane specialists, and are responsible for the design and implementation of many unique PVC membrane and tensile membrane structures worldwide. Our range of tensile membrane materials are suitable for both indoor and outdoor shade structures and are renowned for their remarkable appearance and impressive durability. Whether your project would best benefit from self-cleaning TiO²-coated PTFE fiberglass, energy-efficient Tensotherm™ with Nanogel®, environmentally friendly PTFE fiberglass, or cost-effective PVC, MakMax and our range of tensile and PVC fabric membranes offer long-lasting vibrancy and unbeatable durability. Log in or sign up to the members area to view more detailed specification about these Fabrics and browse our website further to see imagery of some of our most coveted tensile fabric structures and shade sail projects.
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