Construction Index Features

Fri September 20 2019

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WATCH: Re-cladding the Bradwell reactor buildings

Burning questions for structural designers

The review of building regulations in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire must take into account the combustibility of a building’s structural elements, says Tony Jones

Vivalda pushes the envelope

Grenfell Tower and the collapse of Carillion have failed to slow the growth of top cladding specialist Vivalda. David Taylor reports

Best practice in specifying louvres

Louvres can play an important role in improving the performance and aesthetics of a building – but the correct specification and installation is vital

FPA steps up to test cladding systems

The Fire Protection Association has opened up its research and experimental test rigs for commercial use due to concerns about lack of market capacity.


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