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Government announces combustible cladding ban on high rise buildings above 18m

Posted on: 30 October 2018

Category: News

James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing announced combustible cladding will be banned for all new hospitals, care homes, student accommodation and residential buildings above 18m (60ft) in height in England.

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Most significant year in LABC's history

Posted on: 08 October 2018

Category: News

LABC's outgoing President, Chris Griffith-Jones recently commented that the current building control system's weaknesses have allowed people to exploit its loopholes. This is why LABC and its members agreed with Dame Judith Hackitt's Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety and have called for all 53 of her recommendations to be implemented. "But that's not enough. During my Presidency LABC has been honest and open in working with other disciplines and...

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Rockwool/Rockpanel

Posted on: 11 December 2017

Category: News

Rainscreen cladding systems offer a combination of design flexibility and practical benefits in new build and refurbishment projects. This CPD takes a look at how to comply with fire safety performance within rainscreen systems that are designed for buildings over 18 metres.

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BM TRADA

Posted on: 22 November 2017

Category: News

Please note this seminar does not include lunch and starts with registration at 3.00pm. It will cover; what is a timber frame and why choose this method of construction? Fire and acoustic performance, durability, design detailing and differential movement.
It also takes a look at the growing use of  cross laminated timber in construction.
 

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