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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