CCN – The Latest Updates, News, and Alerts on Combustible Cladding (Breaking News) Reaching more Players in the Cladding Industry

NEWSMAKERS  * ACP * ALPOLIC® NC * Alucobond® * Aluminium Cladding * AODELI * Berkeley * Cladding Safety Victoria * CladdingTest * CCN * EcoLoop * ExcelPlas * Fairview * Grenfell * Jensen Hughes * NSW Government * Project Remediate * South Australia * VBA * Victoria Building Authority * William Roberts


Victorian Building Authority (VBA) Prevents Investor from Selling Melbourne Apartment

NSW Government Updates Combustible Cladding Regulations

Ecoloop Cladding Recycling Scheme Tops Stewardship Awards

Berkeley Faces £15.6M Law Suit Over Grenfell-Style Cladding

AODELI Australia Appoints New Business Development Manager for “Fire Safe” Aluminium Cladding Business

Q&A: Bill Maloukis, General Manager at Construction Specialities
We’re also still seeing the problems associated with the use of non-fireproof cladding – five years on from the Grenfell Towers fire, we’ve realised just how prevalent the use of substandard products has been.  While these issues have different causes, the underlying theme is the same – compliance (and lack thereof) across the industry. David Chandler, the NSW Building Commissioner, is committed to combating this issue, but it’s a big job.

Cladding and Facade Evaluation by Jensen Hughes (Sponsored Link)


Premium Testing Service for Cladding Fire Risk Assessment – ExcelPlas Cladding Testing Laboratory
Our laboratories provide specialist cladding and facades testing services, from identification, compositional analysis and combustibility risk.
Our accredited laboratories in Melbourne are renowned as the foremost lab in Australia for cladding testing.


How to Participate in the Alucobond® Combustible Cladding Class Action

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


Do You Have Any Cladding Industry News? – Get in Touch

Want More Cladding News?

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.

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)

This Newsletter is brought to you by ExcelPlas Labs Australia’s Largest group of Polymer Building Materials Testing Labs.

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.

Earlier Issues of This Newsletter Can Be Viewed Here:

Any news requests should be sent to [email protected]
To subscribe, visit

CCN is owned and operated by ExcelPlas Pty Ltd.  By subscribing to CCN you agree to receiving regular CCN newsletters as well as the CCN platform using your email contact details to enhance the performance and functionality of CCN and its analytics reports.  These email contact details allow CCN to track page views and create more targeted and relevant content.  CCN provides an unsubscribe link on the bottom of each CCN newsletter.