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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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International Women in Engineering Day

International Women in Engineering Day

23rd of June 2023 was International Women in Engineering Day, celebrating the work and achievements of women engineers. As a member of the Engineers Australia Committee, Christina organised a networking breakfast to acknowledge and celebrate women in engineering. The...

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QBCC Technical Conference

QBCC Technical Conference

In May 2023, Christina was invited to speak at the QBCC technical conference. She was asked to speak about fire engineering solutions for fire resistance performance requirements.

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Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea 2023

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea 2023

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea Hosted by CJK Fire & Safety Australia's Biggest Morning Tea is a community event that raises vital funds to make a big difference for those impacted by cancer. Almost 150,000 Australians are diagnosed with cancer every year. That’s...

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Lithium-ion batteries – Safety issues and solutions

Lithium-ion batteries – Safety issues and solutions

Lithium-ion batteries – Safety issues and solutions Portability and convenience Rechargeable battery technology has changed our lives immensely. Just about every electronic device has the option to be portable and with this has come the need for batteries to power...

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Christmas Trees and Fire Safety

Christmas Trees and Fire Safety

Christmas Trees and Fire Safety Decorating and setting up Christmas trees can bring instant holiday joy, but they can also be a fire hazard. In the United States, between 2015-2019, it was reported that each year on average, 160 house fires were started by a Christmas...

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Fire and Safety Standards and Building Insurance

Fire and Safety Standards and Building Insurance

The Effect of Non-Compliance with Fire and Safety Standards on Building Insurance In Australia, buildings are designed and constructed in compliance with the National Construction Code (NCC), which comprises of the Building Code of Australia (BCA) and the Plumbing...

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