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Major Parties Fail to Eradicate Building Defects, Costing Homeowners $2.5bn a Year (Australian Property Journal)

Andrews’ Government to Sell Tower After Sinking Millions to Fix Flammable Cladding

Armadello Fire & Cladding Solutions Receives Their ACL

Significantly Increased Fire Risk in Rainscreen Cladding Systems, Research Finds

Dangerous Cladding Products could be Deemed ‘Risk Neutral’ Under New Guidance, Manufacturers Warn

Fire insurance and the ‘Sustainable Building’ The Environmental Politics of Urban Fire Governance [PDF]

Fire Severity Outcome Comparison of Apartment Buildings Constructed from Combustible and Non-Combustible Materials [PDF]

Bayside City Council Seeking Building Surveyor for Critical Role in the Long-Term Management of Combustible Cladding

Urgent Testing of Suspect Cladding
ExcelPlas use a range of analytical techniques to assist all stakeholders (Building Owners, Insurers, Fire Engineers, Facility Management, Body Corporate) to better understand the composition, flammability potential and risk profile of questionable aluminium cladding.
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ExcelPlas takes as little as 2-5 business days from initiation to handing over your final report.
In an industry where the usual turnaround is 2 weeks onwards, ExcelPlas’ operational flexibility and in-house laboratory enable us to shorten our reporting timeframes allowing you to meet your deadlines early.


How to Participate in the Alucobond® Combustible Cladding Class Action

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