The mill is uncompetitive since BPB
clinched a long-term supply deal with German associate Tecnokarton, which brought benefits and cut exposure to currency shifts.
If there is a war in Iraq, or a major economic correction in the next year, then BPB
, along with virtually every other company, will notice that.
The deal makes BPB
the third largest player in the rapidly consolidating North American plasterboard, or wallboard, market, which accounts for over half of world demand, with a 16 per cent market share.
The fact that the AIGC Construction Risk Management staff and the program management consultants at BPB
were able to provide an environment of unsurpassed safety for both workers and the public demonstrates that strong cross-industry collaborations can not only be developed, but can also be successful at creating mutually beneficial solutions.
chief executive Richard Cousins said the events of September 11 meant the outlook for the remainder of the year was 'less predictable'.
News of the job losses came as BPB
announced a 30 per cent drop in pre-exceptional pretax profits to pounds 156.
said lower selling prices and higher energy costs in north America, a wet winter in Europe and a severe recession in the German construction industry, were the behind the revised profits forecast.
Comprised of the same tools as each XDC and of the WinNT/Win2K port of CDC J2ME VM, FP and (soon) BPB
, the desktop configuration is used when a customer needs to start developing its applications prior to deciding on the type of embedded processors and/or RTOS to be used for production deployment of such applications.
IFC began its advisory work with BPB
in September 2014 to help the bank develop expertise in energy efficiency-based lending.
PLASTERBOARD manufacturer BPB
yesterday announced plans to close its last remaining paper mill with the loss of 270 jobs.
Confidence was short, however, in London as engineering group Invensys, commercial radio group Capital and plasterboard manufacturer BPB
all forecasted a fall in their full-year figures.
The new joint venture, to be branded and called BPB
Prumerica Global Investments SGR, will focus on the development, management, marketing, and sale of investment products and solutions for Italian retail and institutional customers.