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Understanding building requirements for external cladding

In recent years, the Lacrosse and Grenfell tower fires and the link to combustible external cladding systems have shaken the global design and construction industry to action.

ASKIN - ASKIN’s XFLAM protecting pharmaceutical clean rooms at CSL Behring AlbuRx facility

Code-compliant external cladding can save lives, so it is critical for designers and specifiers to develop a clear understanding of the complex – and often confusing – performance requirements imposed by the National Construction Code in Australia.

Download this whitepaper for a clear and incisive summary of the key requirements for external cladding systems and what they mean for you. 


*Disclaimer: Updated whitepaper can be found HERE to reflect changes to the Australian Building Code 2019.

For more information on building requirements and Volume 1 and 2 of the construction code HERE.