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Condensation Calculations on Speckel

Condensation Calculations on Speckel

While the management of moisture in the building envelope is certainly not a new topic, the recent introduction of Condensation Management within NCC 2019 Vol 1 (Commercial) and Vol 2 (Residential) is finally starting to push a greater consideration of durability and...

Walls and windows

Walls and windows

Section J - J 1.5 Walls and Glazing is now a one stop shop for glazing and wall performance requirements for Class 2 (multiple dwelling unit) common area, a Class 5 (Office), 6 (retail or restaurant), 7 (carpark or warehouse), 8 (laboratory or manufacturing facility)...

NCC 2019 changes?

NCC 2019 changes?

The National Construction Code (NCC) and the bit that deals with buildings, the Building Code of Australia (BCA), represents our design and construction bible for technical provisions for buildings (and other structures….). Published and maintained by the Australian...

Welcome to Speckel

Welcome to Speckel

Welcome and a massive whooo haa from the team at Speckel. It is truly gratifying to finally have someone other than ourselves on our fledging platform. So first up, in our first ever post, it would seem natural to tell a story…..the story of Speckel, our purpose and...