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Landmark Study Published: ‘Post-Construction Defects in Multi-Unit Australian Dwellings’ [PDF]
An Analysis of the Defect Type, Causes, Risks, and Impacts

Understanding Combustible Cladding Defects and Risks for Residential Strata Property (CHU Insurance)

Status of Funded Cladding Remediation Works in Victoria

ExcelPlas Special Offer of 40% Discount on all ACP Cladding Testing for Clients with Multiple Samples – New Price Only $450/sample

Kingspan Release Statement to Distance Themselves from Grenfell Fire

Elderly Residents in Literally ‘Freezing’ Bristol Tower Block Left Without Insulation for a Second Winter in a Row After Lengthy Delays to Replace Flammable Cladding

VIDEO: A New Fire Test and Assessment Method for External Cladding Systems

Where to Now for Cross-Laminated Timber Cladding Ban?

‘Life-critical’ Fire Issues Found in 56% of Grenfell Cladder’s Residential Blocks

Inaction on Grenfell-style cladding | Oh God, What Now?

New Research: The Financial Impact of Combustible Cladding on the Housing Market

Cladding Crisis Latest: Nearly 10,000 People Evicted Due to Safety Concerns Since Grenfell | UK News

Bristol Landlords Ordered to Replace ‘Safety Risk’ Cladding on Flats


“Appalled” – Grenfell Tower Cladding Company Arconic Declines Invitation to Victims’ Event

Cladding Firm Arconic to miss Grenfell Event Sharing Testimonies from Bereaved

Exova, the Fire Engineering Company Responsible for Grenfell, said it “recognises the importance of Testimony Week and will be fully represented”

Mega $62m Repair for Combustible Cladding and Leaks: Auckland’s Victopia Apartment Residents Begin Returning

Aodeli Publish New Product Brochure on Non-Combustible Cladding

Standard Fire Test Method for Evaluation of Fire Propagation Characteristics of Exterior Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components


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