Crisis plaguing our apartment blocks
We certainly would support a national framework that includes truly independent oversight of building works. This article shows why:
Registration of buildings with combustible cladding
Grace Lawyers have provided information on the latest legislation regarding combustible cladding. Read here for the full scope.
Builder being pursued over combustible cladding goes bust, leaving apartment owners with bill
Combustible cladding was discovered on the Anstey Square complex in Brunswick after a fire spread from one apartment to another in 2017. Residents in apartments bound in combustible cladding fear…
Spinifex grass can amp the performance of everyday items
Covering nearly one-third of the continent, in deserts with poor soils, humble Australian spinifex grasses contain nano-sized particles that can amp the performance of a range of everyday items, researcher…
A house, printed in a day!
Imagination is becoming reality… someday soon, you may see 3D printers deployed to site, supplied by premixed walls, done in a few days what traditionally takes weeks! Safer, faster, cheaper!…
3D Printing houses
Check this link for ongoing research on 3D printing in construction.
Corrosion under insulation workshop
An expert presentation on CUI (Corrosion Under Insulation) has been arranged by ACA for those in the oil/gas/pipeline sector…
There are a whole bunch of really cool things being developed around the world in 3D printing. You’ve probably heard of eyeballs being done (OK, maybe not the whole eyeball!),…
How long has concrete been around?
For those with an interest in how long concrete (and it’s pre-cursors…?) has been in use for construction, have a look at this article.
Infinity electrical cable recall
NOTICE: INFINITY ELECTRICAL CABLE RECALL This may affect your commercial industrial or residential building. Look here for more information – http://www.accc.gov.au/update/infinity-electrical-cable-recall