Lote Consulting is a specialist engineering practice providing fire safety, risk and security consulting services
We thrive on finding smarter, cost-effective and efficient solutions to design challenges in the Fire, Risk and Security space. Our track record of successful project delivery spans across Australia, Asia, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
Comparitive regulatory Compliance to Facade Fire Risk (Cladding)
11-13 March 2020
A comparison of regulatory compliance approaches to façade fire risk in a prescriptive (UAE) and performance based (Australia) regulatory environment - The Good, The Bad and The Way Forward. By Mr.Faimeen F Shah & Dr. Amer Magrabi (at SFPE 2020, Auckland, NZ)
GLACIAL PROGRESS: Minister Under Fire Over Flammable Cladding Crisis
24 March 2020
NSW Cabinet is still considering how the state should handle the flammable cladding crisis more than six months after receiving advice from the building commissioner, leading to accusations the government is making "glacial progress" to fix serious risks.
FRNSW Guideline Fire Hydrant Concessions for Existing Buildings
09 March 2020
Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) has recently published the Guidelines for Fire hydrant concessions for existing buildings for consent authorities (i.e. Councils) issuing Development Control Orders on existing buildings.
"Design is not how it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works" - Steve Jobs
"I am impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. willing is not enough; we must do." - Leonardo da Vinci
"At its heart engineering is about using science to find creative practical solutions. It's a noble profession." - Queen Elizabeth II
"Risk is like fire. If controlled it will help you. If uncontrolled it will destroy you." - Teddy Roosevelt
"Risk comes from not knowing what you are doing." - Warren Buffett
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