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

NEWSMAKERS  * ACP * ACT Government * Arconic * Cladding Safety Victoria * CladdingTest * Cladding Class Action  * CCN * Coleman Greig Lawyers * ExcelPlas * Grenfell * Milan Cladding Fire * NSW Government * Stephen Hockmack QC * Stephanie Barwise QC * Torre dei Moro * VBA * VIC Government


Cladding Failed Fire Tests 13 Years BEFORE Grenfell: Building industry and Government knew of the dangers after five systems failed checks as early as 2004, leaked documents suggest

Cladding Panels Failed Fire Tests 13 Years Before Grenfell

Compliance of Grenfell Cladding Was Responsibility of Others, Arconic Tells Inquiry


Grenfell Fire: Cladding Company Lawyer Says it Holds No Responsibility

Grenfell Cladding Companies ‘Total Neglect of Safety’ – QC – ‘Flammable Cladding Must be Banned’– Inquiry Told

Apartment Tower Fire in Milan: A Re-examination of Combustible Cladding in NSW

Cladding Compensation Period Extended For Victorian Homeowners

Grenfell Cladding was ‘Wholly Unorthodox’ Says Panel Manufacturer

Grenfell Tower fire: ‘Wrong and Unfair’ to Blame Manufacturer of Cladding Panels


Safe Use of Combustible Cladding in Non-Combustible Contraction (OAA Conference 2021) (Video)

Removal of Combustible Cladding from Residential Properties Commission, 7.00 p.m., 15th Sept. 2021 (Video)

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.