Month: October 2017

Energy & Utilities

Turbines

What you need to know about the new filter classification ISO 16890

In November 2016, The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published the  ISO 16890 as a valid new standard for the testing and classification of air filters, which replaces the previous EN 779 and ASHRE 52.2 standard after an 18 months transition period. We reached out to Michael Mueller, Managing Director of Freudenberg Filtration Technologies (AUST) Pty…

16 Oct 2017, by Laurien Maerman

Infrastructure

‘We need to put people before profits’: Senate recommends a ban on all aluminium composite panels

Countless buildings across Australia possibly contain combustible aluminium cladding. In the wake of the 2014 Lacrosse Tower fire in Melbourne and the recent tragic fire at the Grenfell tower in London, there have been concerns that the non-compliant use of cladding in Australia is widespread and that there have been extensive delays in developing and…

10 Oct 2017, by Laurien Maerman