Located in Melbourne Australia, Monash University is recognised both locally and internationally, as a pre-eminent learning institution. So it made sense when Nullifire’s leading fire rating product SC902 was selected as the intumescent of choice for the under-construction TED (Technology, Education and Design) building.
Designed by Grimshaw and built by Leandlease, SC902 was chosen over Interchar due to it’s superior performance and application flexibility, specifically its resilience to weather conditions.
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Five Fire Prevention Tips to Ensure Safety in your Building
The goal of a fire safety plan is to ensure that not only do you mitigate the risks of the fire, but most importantly, that you secure the highest chance of survival for all in the building. A key is to have a safety plan, to test it regularly and – though less discussed when it comes to talking about keeping people safe, making sure that you employ both active and passive fire protection systems to reinforce your structure’s fire safety. There are a few other tips which we think you may also want to consider.
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