Researchers at RMIT are studying the fire safety risks associated with the installation of solar…
Replacing fire detection systems is not always a priority, but ageing systems can have reduced effectiveness – with potentially dire consequences. Rod Rolfe on fire systems and what to do as they reach the end of their cycles.
Addressing air quality in your building can be daunting, but you don’t have to start from scratch. Stefanie Oakes prescribes a layered approach of upgrades, modifications and management technology improvements.
The Air-conditioning, Refrigeration Building Services Exhibition (ARBS) has been postponed, as Melbourne digs in for a drawn-out fight with the delta strain.
The two associations have joined up to issue a reminder for building owners and managers: don’t delay those fire protection safety and maintenance checks.
The Australian Building Codes Board is in discussions with experts and industry groups about incorporating a ventilation checklist into the building code, an Age article reports.
The Performance Rating will establish a standard for continuous monitoring, reporting and measures relating to wellness metrics like indoor air quality, lighting levels and noise levels.