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Deadly Dhaka Fire

Deadly Dhaka Fire

Bangladesh, a manufacturing powerhouse in South Asia, is a small country but densely populated with approximately 160 million people. On 29th February 2024, a six-storey shopping centre in the country’s Capital, Dhaka, caught fire; resulting in over 46 fatalities...

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Fire NZ 2023 Conference & Expo

Fire NZ 2023 Conference & Expo

CJK goes international! Christina was proud to be chosen to  at the Fire NZ 2023 Conference & Expo held in Auckland, New Zealand, which was held from the 3rd-5th October 2023. This annual conference is the leading fire-related industry conference in New Zealand....

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Inside Construction Expo and Foundation Awards

Inside Construction Expo and Foundation Awards

The Inside Construction Expo 2023 was held 20-21 September at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. This world-class exhibition showcased the latest in equipment and technology. The Expo aimed to present and discuss the significant challenges faced by the...

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Changing Legislation – The 2012 Bankstown Fire

Changing Legislation – The 2012 Bankstown Fire

It does not take a large event to spark a frenzy of legislative reform. From the broad topics of employment and immigration to aged care and anti-discrimination laws, the umbrella of law reform has covered almost every aspect of legislation present in Australia....

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ACP Full or Partial Removal. CJK saves Developer $880,000

ACP Full or Partial Removal. CJK saves Developer $880,000

CASE STUDY: ACP Full or Partial Removal. CJK saves Developer $880,000 A 6-storey building in NSW property with both commercial tenancies and residential apartments received a council notice regarding the Aluminium Composite Panel (ACPs) installed. In 2018, NSW...

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Fit for Purpose – Evidence Report

Fit for Purpose – Evidence Report

Fit for Purpose - Evidence Report One of the services provided by CJK is the assessment of construction components as being fit-for-purpose. The report produced, could become a document in accordance with National Construction Code (NCC) 2022 Clause A5G1 which relates...

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International Conference on Holistic Fire Safety Design

International Conference on Holistic Fire Safety Design

Christina attended the SFS and SFPE Joint International Conference on Holistic Fire Safety Design held in Brisbane from the 26-28 July 2023. The conference featured a range of technical presentations on best-practice fire engineering, effective communication of fire...

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Strata Plan 92450 v JKN Para 1 Pty Ltd & Anor

Strata Plan 92450 v JKN Para 1 Pty Ltd & Anor

Strata Plan 92450 v JKN Para 1 Pty Ltd & Anor Case Study Overview – NSW Supreme Court Hearing and Appeal ‘The Rise’ residential apartment building was owned and developed by JKN Para 1 until July 2016 when it was then taken over by the Owners Corporation. Built...

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Project Update June 2023

Project Update June 2023

Project Update June 2023 CJK is currently involved in a number of expert witness cases in both NSW and QLD and have also provided technical notes for building renovations and business relocations. We are excited to be involved in the Flinders Street (Townsville) Wharf...

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National Construction Code (NCC) 2022

National Construction Code (NCC) 2022

NCC 2022 utilises a new structure and clause referencing system for consistency across all volumes. The new Section-Part-Type-Clause (SPTC) system improves user experience and web accessibility.

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