We are

The Maintainers, a global research network interested in the concepts of maintenance, infrastructure, repair, and the myriad forms of labor and expertise that sustain our human-built world. Our members come from  a variety of backgrounds, including engineers and business leaders, academic historians and social scientists, government and non-profit agencies, artists,activists, coders, and more.


We act

Maintaining self and society through reflection, research, and advocacy.