Law Reform Concepts for Model Building Regulations for 2018 and Beyond
The built ecology, both locally and internationally, has encountered profound, if not unprecedented, change in the last 20 years.
Imported Asbestos Creating Extreme Danger for Workers
Materials imported from China which contain asbestos are creating new areas of danger for workers within the construction sector as well as home owners and building...
Product Performance Solutions Already Exist
In the wake of the Lacrosse Apartment fire in Melbourne’s Docklands district, and particularly following the official release of findings that blamed sub-standard exterior cladding as...
More Non-compliant Cladding Uncovered in the Heart of Melbourne
The Victorian Building Authority’s audit of high-rise buildings throughout inner-city Melbourne has uncovered more than a dozen instances of the use of potentially combustible non-compliant cladding.