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Only 3% of UK, German and French architects are able to identify the four basic fire protection terms No German architects correctly defined all four …

Tower block residents to sue government over fire safety
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Tower block residents to sue government over fire safety

Wooden cladding and missing fire breaks Residents of 14 blocks of flats in Manchester are suing the government for only protecting flats with Grenfell-style cladding and …

Home Office launches call for evidence on fire safety
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Home Office launches call for evidence on fire safety

The government is seeking views on the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, which underpins fire safety in non-domestic premises. Employers and business owners are …

Gleeds Appointed to Restoration Project
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Gleeds Appointed to Restoration Project

A complex restoration project in Surrey will be cost managed by Gleeds, the international property and construction consultancy. The project includes the revamp of Clandon Park, …

Protecting the workplace against fire
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Protecting the workplace against fire

Jane Embury, marketing director at Wrightstyle, the advanced steel and aluminium glazing company, looks at accidental fires in the workplace …and how to avoid them. …

Concrete vs steel: which building material should you choose?
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Concrete vs steel: which building material should you choose?

When we think of concrete, we might think of its less elegant modern uses: brutalist architecture, bridges and paving slabs. Yet the material has proved …

AEI Cables launches new Total Fire Solutions
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AEI Cables launches new Total Fire Solutions

Cabling leader AEI Cables is taking fire performance to new levels with its Total Fire Solutions range of products for the built environment. The development …

ceda and FIA launch ‘Interface between fire-fighting systems and other systems in commercial kitchens’ Guidelines
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ceda and FIA launch ‘Interface between fire-fighting systems and other systems in commercial kitchens’ Guidelines

ceda are proud to announce the launch of their latest catering equipment industry technical document, ‘Interface between fire-fighting systems and other systems in commercial kitchens’, …