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NEWSMAKERS  * Alfrex® * Aluminium Cladding * Ashley How * BRE * Building Research Establishment * Cladding Safety Victoria * CladdingTest * CCN * Fairview * ExcelPlas * Grenfell * Kingspan * MCG * Mondor® * Panel Cycle * Statewide Cladding Audit * Strata Owners Corporation * VBA * Vitrabond® * Vitracore® G2 * Vitradual® * William Roberts


MCG Fireworks on Hold Over Fears for 3500m² of Flammable Cladding

MCG Fire Risks Probed Amid Cancellation of Fireworks

Neil Mitchell says Football Fans Deserve to Know Whether the MCG is a Fire Risk, or Not

Achieving Compliance with Vitracore® G2 – The Most Stringently Tested Bonded Laminate

Ashley How – Head of Innovation at Fairview Discusses What are the Testing Regulations When it Comes to Bonded Laminate Cladding (Video)

True Line Cladding has Strong Pipeline of Cladding Remediation Projects and is Seeing Experienced Cladding Installers and Trade Assistants
TLC are a leading aluminium cladding company specialising in cassette cladding such as Mondor®, Vitradual® and Alfrex®

VBA Seeking Municipal Building Surveyor to Deliver Technical and Statutory Functions Within the Statewide Cladding Audit

University of Melbourne Scientists Study the Effect of Wind Speed and Direction on Cladding/Facade Fire Spread on Rectangular Buildings

Recycling of Combustible Cladding and its Diversion from Landfill

‘Inappropriate’ Fire Ratings for Cladding Not Questioned by Senior Official Before Grenfell Tragedy, Inquiry Hears

Fairview Analysis – Price and Supply Constraints, and What it Means for the Building Industry

Grenfell Inquiry: Top Government Official Knew Cladding Dangerous Back In 1999

Official Denies ‘Exclusions’ from Cladding Fire Report Were Made to Hide Conflict with Government Policy

Senior Official had Not Questioned ‘Inappropriate’ Fire Ratings for Cladding Before Grenfell Tragedy, Inquiry Hears

Grenfell Tower Inquiry Week 68: ‘Can We Agree that was a Pretty Dangerous Thing to Have, all this Falling on One Man’s Shoulders?’


How to Participate in the Alucobond® Combustible Cladding Class Action

How to Participate in the Vitrabond® Combustible Cladding Class Action – Notice.pdf.aspx


Comparison of a Standard Fire-Resistance Test of a Combustible Wall Assembly with Experiments Employing Pre-Defined Heat Release Curves

Developing a Solid Decomposition Kinetics Extraction Framework for Detailed Chemistry Pyrolysis and Combustion Modelling of Building Polymer Composites

Pyrolysis and Combustion Characterisation of HDPE/APP Composites for Cladding Applications


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