Tune in for this week’s architecture, design and construction news – with a brief commentary from our Development Manager, Nathan Kirk!

Phenolic foam board cladding system fails fire test

Four of the seven types of cladding combinations failed the large-scale fire tests so far (the seventh one is yet to be published). This means that at least 228 residential towers don’t meet the building regulations. The Government is said to provide advice for building owners regarding the maintenance and need of remedial work for their property. Read more at constructionenquirer.com >>

N. K. > The market waits for clarity and enforced direction on materials that are truly fit for purpose.