Leeds, UK

Roofing and Cladding Remediation, Internal Fire Compliance


Location: Leeds, UK

Project Description: Apartment Complex

Number of Units: 80 units

Project date: 2023

Scope of Works:

Removal of combustible ACM cladding panels, insulation, and cladding support system. Design and installation of new helping hand system, new Fire Cavity Barriers, design and installation of new fire rated Non-Combustible Aluminium Cladding System. All works carried out at penthouse level. Specialist Condensation Risk Analysis carried out to all affected apartments, this resulted in a Vapour Control Barrier being installed to the inside skin of the external walls in all penthouse apartments

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Aidan O'Connell

FIEI, Chartered Engineer

Aidan is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of Engineers Ireland with over 38 years of experience in the design, project management, and construction sectors. He has a deep understanding of the industry and needs of clients and leverages this experience to deliver tailor made solutions that align with each client’s goals and objectives.

Aidan is an Expert Contributor to the National Standards Authority Ireland (NSAI) and regularly acts as an Expert Witness for all major insurers in Ireland and the U.K. He is recognised as an industry leading expert in the  identification and remediation of latent defects related to Fire Safety, Structures, Water Ingress, and Cladding problems and has only in the last year successfully completed a number of large multimillion remediation projects in Ireland, the U.K. and Europe, specifically targeting Fire Safety and Water Ingress matters. Aidan’s knowledge and experience across numerous regulatory and legal jurisdictions ensures a very comprehensive and balanced approach to all projects.

Aidan holds a Bachelor’s in Engineering from University College Dublin and several other technical and project management qualifications from Trinity College, demonstrating his passion for and commitment to continued professional development.


Contact by email: aidan@firesafetyconsultants.ie