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

NEWSMAKERS  * Aluminium Cladding * CladdingTest * Class Action * CCN * County Court * ExcelPlas * Grenfell * Landers and Rodgers * Lendlease * Shangri-La Construction * Tim Cousins * University of Sydney * VBA


County Court Hands Down Decision on Combustible Cladding Used by Shangri-La Construction
The court ordered that the builder, Shangri La’s director, Mr Neqebullah, personally pay the State almost $1.2 million in compensation.

University of Sydney Can’t Advance ‘Unclear’ Claims Over Flammable Building Panels


UPCOMING WEBINAR – Due Diligence for Certifiers of Combustible Cladding (21st September, 2023)

The Changing Legislative Landscape of Australia’s Construction Sector in FY24 and Increased Focus on Outlaw Products Such as Combustible Cladding

Cladding Costs Totalling £150m Send Lendlease into the Red

Fire Service Refuses to Name 23 ‘High Risk’ Buildings with Flammable Cladding

London Council Takes Tower Owner to Court Over Delay to Replace Flammable Cladding

Flammable ‘Grenfell’ Cladding Finally Set to be Removed from Islington Student Flats

Fire Safety Risks of External Living Walls and Implications for Regulatory Guidance

Cladding Developments – Legislation Update


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