LAF ORGANISATION

The LAF Group has a solid and proven track record of over fifty years’ experience helping Australia’s and internationally renown specifiers and prime contractors with specialist advice on the design, manufacture and installation of passive fire protection systems for the built environment. Situated in Greenacre, the company was established in 1960. Since then LAF has grown enormously in experience and skill but remains 100% Australian owned. Now under the helm MD Mr. Lorenzo Fazzini, the business continues to strive towards providing excellence in the knowledge of Vermiculite, Perlite and their derivatives, and their field application in the Agricultural, Industrial and Building Construction sectors. 

 

Our Team

LAF has assembled a team of proven experts, responsive project managers, specialist engineers and technicians each committed to delivering the best solutions across the dimensions of  quality, durability, innovation, resource- and time-efficiency to meet our client’s individual business needs.  

 

Managing Director

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Information Technology from the Istituto Tecnico Industriale (G. Montani)
  • Advanced Certificate in Fire Technology from New South Wales Technical and Further Education Commission
  • Graduate of The Institution of Fire Engineers Engineering Technician
  • Member of The Institution of Fire Engineers Engineering Technician Certification from the Engineering Council (UK)

 

 

 

 

 

Lorenzo Fazzini is the Managing Director and Principal of the LAF Group, a company with over 50 years expertise in providing passive fire protection solutions to elements of building construction. With a background in informatics and fire engineering, Lorenzo has been the chief architect for developing the business into what it is today - a significant participant in the global passive fire proofing market, and a recognised leader in engineering innovative yet practical solutions to complex fireproofing challenges encountered in everyday building construction environments. The LAF Group currently exports to the Asia-Pacific and to the Middle-East. Lorenzo Fazzini is a professional member of the Institution of Fire Engineers and has served in both advisory and ‘hands-on’ installation capacities. A small cross-section of past projects includes:

  • Cross City Tunnel, Sydney - Consulting on, supplying and instating passive fire resistant material
  • Lane Cove Tunnel, Sydney – Consulting on, supplying and instating passive fire resistant material (current)
  • Clem 7 Tunnel - Consulting on, supplying and instating passive fire resistant material
  • Acer Arena, Sydney Olympic Park - Supply and install passive fire resistant material plus tailor made design solution for fire rated air plenum and precast system for permanently exposed roof backstay cables