Jun , A woman writes we want answers on a wall near the scene of the fire which destroyed the Grenfell Tower block Aussie flu outbreak set to get WORSE as French epidemic infects the UK The contractors The building s external cladding was made up of units called Reynobond rainscreen cassettes.
Jun , Grenfell Tower Government orders all UK councils to check cladding on high rise buildings Mr Kemp said If you wanted to use a flammable type of cladding on a high rise building in England, you would need to show that it has passed a special bespoke test that involved the whole wall system..
Jun , As there are estimated to be another , older tower blocks in the UK, without automatic sprinkler protection, can we really afford to wait for another tragedy Had the exterior cladding been secured tight to the main charred insulation without the ventilation gap we probably would not have seen the fire
Jun , It emerged that the blaze spread through external cladding fitted to thousands more UK buildings after warnings fell on deaf ears The aftermath of the fire shows version of these panels Secondly there doesn t appear to be fire stops at each floor to prevent the spread of flame up the curtain wall cavity.
Aug , The permanent feature is located on the exterior wall of the Rubens at the Palace hotel in Victoria Other green walls we ve featured include a family house that conceals a three storey wall of plants behind its slate clad facade and a leisure centre in Amsterdam that was designed as a fortress covered in