March 2020 Vol. 7

CCN – The Latest Updates, News and Alerts on Combustible Cladding (Breaking News)


NEWSMAKERS: * ACT Government * Alucobond * CladdingTest * Cladding Safety Victoria * ExcelPlas  * Fairview * James Hardie * NZ Government * VBA * Vitrabond™  

New Combustible Cladding Class Action Proposed (Breaking News)
https://www.bccg.org.nz/Site/news/current/2020-03-proposed-combustible-cladding-class-action.aspx

New Zealand Combustible Cladding Class Action
https://www.imf.com.au/cases/register/nz-combustible-cladding-class-action

Australian Combustible Cladding Class Actions
https://www.imf.com.au/cases/register/combustible-cladding-class-action-overview

Remedial Engineering for Combustible Cladding
https://www.cgsfacade.com.au/services/remedial-engineering-for-combustible-cladding/

ACT Government Audit of Potentially Combustible Cladding
https://www.education.act.gov.au/about-us/all-news-and-news-alerts/news-items/march-2020/act-government-audit-of-potentially-combustible-cladding

Cladding Safety Victoria (CSV) Seeking Procurements Officer
https://jobs.careers.vic.gov.au/jobs/VG-C0064

Specify Tested Non-Combustible Cladding Systems for Buildings Over 10m
https://www.eboss.co.nz/ebossnow/james-hardie-tested-non-combustible-cladding-systems-10m

Government Publishes Fire Safety Bill Placing a Legal Requirement on Residential Building Owners to Inspect Cladding
https://www.insidehousing.co.uk/news/news/government-publishes-fire-safety-bill-65712

Misconceptions Around Buildings and Fire Safety Must be Addressed
https://www.politicshome.com/news/article/misconceptions-around-buildings-and-fire-safety-must-be-addressed


Roscon is a specialist provider of property reporting and facilities management services to business in the Owners Corporation and Insurance industries
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.
https://www.roscon.com.au/cladding_facade_audits

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.
https://www.aesg.com.au/Services/Combustible-Cladding-Reports.aspx

Cladding Compliance Australia | Combustible Cladding Solutions‎
Combustible Cladding Inspection, Testing and Rectification. QLD & NSW Cladding Checklists. Members of the Fire Protection Association Australia. 30+ Years Of Experience. Request A Quote. Highlights: Providing Customer Services, One Stop Option.
http://www.claddingcompliance.com.au/


Step-by-Step Guide For Evaluating the Combustibility Risk of Cladding
https://www.claddingtest.com/

Australian NATA Testing Laboratory Offers Cladding Identification and Testing Services (to determine Combustibility Risk Profile)
http://www.excelplas.com/

This Newsletter is brought to you by ExcelPlas Labs 🔬 Australia’s Largest group of Polymer Building Materials Testing Labs.
http://www.excelplas.com/

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. 
https://www.claddingtest.com/

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