The Marshall Government has committed to investing $1.3bn in education capital works, targeting approximately 100 schools across the state – the largest commitment to education capital investment in the state’s history.
The Greenwith School in Greenwith, has over 670 students enrolled and was the beneficiary of this capital investment works and has embarked upon a multi-phase construction project including the development of a new Middle School and a Performing Arts building.
Permax was approached to provide advice and supply Nullifire SC902 to Portolesi the contracted applicators. SC902 was selected in the specification phase recognising it’s superior performance on exposed steelwork in external environments.
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The Difference Between Engineers and Fire Engineers
Fun fact for your next trivia night: the term “engineer” derives from Medieval Latin and the word “ingeniare”, which means to design or devise. Ever since the wheel was invented (and even before that), humans have been devising clever inventions, designed to astound, improve, or carry out a function that too often we all take […]
Is the steel section big enough to achieve the proposed FRL without utilizing any fire protection?
When it comes to new building construction, there is a predominant focus on keeping construction costs as low as possible while still satisfying the performance requirements in the building codes. Regarding fire rating, we are often asked whether the structural steel section is sufficient in achieving the proposed Fire Resistance Level (FRL) without using any fire […]
The relationship between fire upgrade orders and fire rating
When your building is considered by your local council as unsafe when it comes to fire safety, you or your acting strata manager will receive fire safety upgrade orders. A required completion date is set in the order, and thus, you’ll need to install the necessary upgrade such as a door with the appropriate fire […]
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