Source: Besser Company, Alpena, Mich.
In a recently released statement, Besser President & CEO Kevin Curtis announced the company’s plan to restructure the manufacturing of its Besser GmbH product lines OMAG, Kraft Energy and Messman in Emden, Germany, to its current facilities in the United States. The transition is expected to be complete by the end of 2013.
Sources: Boral Ltd., Sydney; CP staff
After two-and-a-half years as president of Atlanta-based Boral USA, Mike Kane has been appointed Boral Ltd. chief executive officer and managing director, effective October 1. A veteran of Hanson Building Materials America, Holcim (US), Johns Manville and U.S. Gypsum, he succeeds Ross Batstone, who became interim CEO in May upon the departure of Mark Selway.