Boral winds down North American portfolio, Resources sole asset

Sources: Boral Ltd., North Sydney, Australia; CP staff; Westlake Chemical Corp., Houston Precast concrete veneer brands Cultured Stone and Eldorado Stone, along with sister Boral Roofing (concrete) and US Tile (clay roofing) businesses, are part of a Boral North America Building Products asset package that parent company Boral Ltd. has agreed to sell Westlake Chemical in $2.15 billion cash deal.

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Cultured Stone sculpts new Ashlar series veneer units

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The producer that pioneered the manufactured stone veneer category arrived at the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show 2018 with a new Sculpted Ashlar profile in three unique color variations. The veneer unit’s distinctive form is precision engineered to exhibit consistent joint lines within a unique, dimensional format that will complement a variety of regional styles. The profile debuts in three versatile colors: Silver Shore (light tones of green and grey), Grouse (medium tones of tan and brown) and Ferrous (dark tones of carbon blue, charcoal and copper).

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