Multiple design and building firms at Grenfell Tower raises oversight concerns

By Rob Davies

Experts warn of impact of multiple contractors, reduced council oversight, disparate build teams and privatisation

London fire – latest developments

A long chain of companies was responsible for refurbishing Grenfell Tower, raising concerns among architectural and fire safety experts about the quality of oversight and accountability on the £10m project of 2015-16.

Grenfell Tower is also absent from the websites of several companies involved, many of which list the other projects they have worked on as case studies intended to demonstrate excellence.

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