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High Rise Fires: Rethinking Exit Strategies
Buildings
Monday March 30 2015

High Rise Fires: Rethinking Exit Strategies

The advent of supertowers coupled with an ageing population have prompted engineers and fire officials to take a fresh look at fire safety and evacuation options...

Managing the Fire Risks of Timber Frame Structures
Structural
Wednesday November 19 2014

Managing the Fire Risks of Timber Frame Structures

Modern timber frame structures have superb environment credentials, are quick and easy to build and durable, but managing fire risks can be complex.

NSW Relaxes Fire Planning Rules for Subdivisions
Residential
Friday May 30 2014

NSW Relaxes Fire Planning Rules for Subdivisions

Thousands of home builders in New South Wales will be spared the need to perform bushfire risk assessments when building homes in subdivided areas under laws...