Inventory, Flexibility, Australian-Made and Zero Project Risk
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Inventory, Flexibility, Australian-Made and Zero Project Risk

May 10, 2023 Posted by Dane Latham

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Created: Apr 3, 2023; Published: May 10, 2023

Inventory, Flexibility, Australian-Made and Zero Project Risk

Just to be clear, for a product to claim to be “Made in Australia”, “Australian Made” or “Manufactured in Australia”, Australian Consumer Law states that the product must have undergone ‘substantial transformation’ within Australia.
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Created: Jan 23, 2023; Published: Mar 20, 2023

Do I need stair nosings in my building?

One of the most common questions fielded by the technical team at Lathams is 'Do I need stair nosings in my building?'. In this article, we'll endeavour to provide some clarification and guidance.  The first reference point is AS1428.1. This is a set of design guidelines for accessibility and mobili...
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Created: Jul 11, 2022; Published: Jul 15, 2022

Get What You Really Want

Architects and design experts bring a special combination of creativity and compliance awareness to the work they do.
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Created: Jun 6, 2022; Published: Jun 14, 2022

Stand By Your Plan

Engaging a professional at all stages of design is a sure sign that you want the best for your project. You select the architect and their design team to ensure the highest possible standard for the building and the finishes.
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Created: Apr 28, 2022; Published: May 24, 2022

Can I Use Tactile Indicators on Stairs?

A popular misconception about tactile indicators is that they are used to create a slip resistant surface before a potential hazard, and often results in the belief that tactile indicators can be used for slip resistance on stairs. 
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Created: Mar 14, 2022; Published: Apr 5, 2022

Expansion Joints - The Invisible Heroes of your Building

Buildings are designed to allow movement in response to various forces including thermal expansion and contraction, long-term shrinkage of structures and, in some cases, seismic activity. 
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Created: Jan 16, 2022; Published: Mar 27, 2022

Latham Australia’s Manufacturing and Dispatch, Right Here in Sydney

Here at Latham Australia, we make our entire range of floor movement control and safety products in our factory in Gladesville, in the Sydney suburbs. Latham are proud to be a key “Australian Made and Owned” business. 
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Created: Nov 15, 2021; Published: Feb 1, 2022

Why You Should Preference Australian-made Products

Firstly, let’s clear-up any confusion about what Australian-made actually means.  For a product to claim to be “Made in Australia”, “Australian Made” or “Manufactured in Australia”, Australian Consumer Law effectively states that the good must have undergone ‘substantial transformation’ within Austr...
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Created: Nov 12, 2021; Published: Nov 30, 2021

Has Your Entrance Mat Passed All Its Tests?

Entrance mats are designed to go relatively un-noticed, doing their job, day in and day out. But not all entrance mats are the same. There are some cheap and nasty imitations out there, pretending to be as good as the high-quality mats from Latham Australia. 
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Created: Nov 11, 2021; Published: Apr 29, 2022

What Differentiates Latham Expansion Joints?

In a world of competing products, one of the challenges for a specifier and a purchaser is to ensure that the product they choose is the one that is totally suitable for the job. Quality materials, precision manufacture, durability and performance are all part of the equation. Latham Australia has b...
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Created: Nov 8, 2021; Published: Nov 24, 2021

If a Warranty Sounds Too Good To Be True, It Probably Is

Most products in Australia are sold with a warranty.  The ACCC define a warranty as ‘a voluntary promise offered by the person or business who sold the product or service to you’ adding ‘once you buy the product or service, the promise becomes a right that can be enforced under the Australian Consum...
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Created: Aug 20, 2019; Published: May 17, 2022

Giants in the Sky: Why are Skyscrapers Important?

Since the opening of Australia Square Tower in Sydney in 1967,  Australia’s skylines have continually risen, reflecting a change in the way we think about the relationship between towers and densification. Far flung from the early days of business districts, today’s skylines reveal a bricolage of br...
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