A pair of highly anticipated reports on fire safety engineering regulations in the United Kingdom and Australia are now in the hands of code officials, who will be using the findings to develop better ways of testing materials used in exterior cladding systems on high-rise buildings.
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Code Council senior staff engineer Beth Tubbs presented her experience and research of exterior wall finishes and cladding at the International Tall Buildings Conference in London.