July 2020 Vol. 10
CCN – The Latest Updates, News and Alerts on Combustible Cladding (Breaking News)
Stay in Touch with the Cladding Industry While Social Distancing
NEWSMAKERS: * CladdingTest * ExcelPlas * Grenfell * FAIRVIEW * NCC * QLD Safer Buildings * Rockpanel * Sheldon * VBA
Update on Fairview Federal Supreme Court Proceedings Yesterday’s Orders (Breaking News)
Upcoming Seminar – Everything You Need to Know About Fire Safety and Façade Cladding (August 19)
The Grenfell Tower Inquiry Podcast on Apple Podcasts (Breaking News)
Façade Company Seeking Head of Engineering and Design for Non-Combustible Cladding Systems (Breaking News)
Sheldon’s ACP Cladding Project for City Views Business Park with Goodman
Grenfell Inquiry: Extraordinary Evidence From Cladding Firm (Breaking News)
Grenfell Tower inquiry: Main Firm ‘Ignored’ an Email Raising Cladding Fears (Breaking News)
Webinar – Impacting Build Designs Through Exterior Cladding Materials (July 29)
Sydney COVID-19 Quarantine Hotels Have Potential Fire Safety Faults
At least five Sydney COVID-19 quarantine hotels have been condemned as “potentially lethal buildings” after fire safety faults were found. One of the CBD’s tallest hotels is also the subject of a combustible cladding investigation, it can be revealed.
NSW Construction Industry Reforms Commence: Part 1 – What Building Practitioners Need to Know
British Safety Council Demands Action From the Housing Minister After Three Years of Delay Post-Grenfell Disaster
Hospitals with Aluminium Cladding Pose Grenfell Tower Fire Risk
A New Test Method to Determine the Fire Behavior of Façades with Etic System
High-Priority Recladding Project Avoids Covid Disruption
Building Certifiers Push Long Time Coming Still Uncooked
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As expert consultants, Roscon can devise a solution to address any non-compliant claddings. These solutions may be far more cost effective than replacing the entire building facade.
Australian Essential Services Group are independent auditors and fire safety specialists operating nationwide
AESG’s Combustible Cladding reports assist owners in establishing the risk profile and coverage of combustible materials, as well as providing guidance and recommendations to de-risk their building. AESG offer a range of reports to assist with insurance enquires, Council or VBA Notices/Orders and pro-active investigations.
Step-by-Step Guide For Evaluating the Combustibility Risk of Cladding
Australian NATA Testing Laboratory Offers Cladding Identification and Testing Services (to determine Combustibility Risk Profile)
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Melbourne Testing Lab for Testing of Architectural Cladding Materials and Combustibility Risk
ExcelPlas now performs Positive Material Identification (PMI) and Combustibility Rating (CR) on architectural cladding such as Aluminium Composite Materials ACM, Aluminium Composite Panels ACP, Expanded Polystyrene Panels EPS, Polyisocyanuarate Foam Panels PIC and others.
We have extensive experience with testing of polymers and polymeric building materials.
As a Nationally Accredited Testing Laboratory, our technicians, equipment and quality system are monitored regularly for proficiency and compliance assuring that you can count on quality results every time.
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