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 * Christopher Kerrin * ExcelPlas * Grenfell * JKN Para * Kerin Benson Lawyers * Landers and Rodgers * Lendlease * Low-Rise Strata * Mia Haas * Paramatta Rise * Queensland Government * RMIT * Tim Cousins * Toplace * University of Sydney * VBA * Vitrabond™ FR


When Building Work is Not Iron Clad
A recent Court of Appeal decision has provided clear guidance on who bears the evidentiary onus of establishing loss in combustible cladding disputes.
Parramatta Rise (‘the Building’), against JKN Para 1 Pty Ltd (‘the Developer’) and Toplace Pty Ltd (‘the Builder’) in connection with Vitrabond FR (‘the Cladding’)

Webinar 21st September, 2023 – Due Diligence in Relation to Combustible Cladding & Code of Conduct for Certifiers
Covers risk of Registered Certifiers, being construction practitioners, sued by owners regarding Building Code breaches of combustible cladding installed on buildings

The Importance of Pleading Causation and a “Counter-Factual” – A Case Study
University alleged that if McKenzie Group had acted as a reasonable person in its position would have acted, it would have warned the builder of the use of non-compliant combustible cladding.


ExcelPlas Revolutionize Cladding Testing for Low-Rise Strata

Queensland Government Updates List of Affected Buildings with Combustible Cladding

Evaluating Fire Performance of Recycled Glass–Polyurethane Composites for Sustainable Cladding

Fire Testing of Insulation Systems, Facades, and Roofs

VIDEO – How Much do you Know About Flammable Cladding?

Flammable Haven Building Cladding is ‘Intolerable Risk’ in Bendigo

Warning that Could Save Lives in High Rises After The Cube and Grenfell Tower Fires

Government MUST Now Identify Low-rise Residencies with Dangerous Cladding in Wake of Grenfell Tragedy


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Forensic Fire Service for Combustible Cladding
Working with industry specialists in litigation and construction we investigate cladding fires and cladding flammability issues


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As expert consultants, Roscon can devise a solution to address any non-compliant claddings. These solutions may be far more cost effective than
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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.
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