James Hardie

James Hardie

James Hardie Industries Ltd. is an industrial building materials company headquartered in Ireland and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange which specialises in fibre cement products. James Hardie manufactures and develops technologies, materials and processes for the production of building materials. For over 20 years, Hardie has also operated a research and development facility devoted solely to fibre-cement technology. The company was a key player in asbestos mining and manufacturing in Australia through most of the twentieth century. The 2009 book Killer Company and the 2012 TV docu-drama Devil's Dust are about James Hardie Industries. In May 2012 the High Court of Australia found that seven former James Hardie non-executive directors misled the stock exchange over the asbestos victims compensation fund.

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James Hardie - Asbestos Products and Controversy - Legal Actions Against Management
... had misled the stock exchange in relation James Hardie's ability to fund claims ... upheld the landmark 2009 New South Wales court decision and found that seven former James Hardie non-executive directors did mislead the stock exchange over the asbestos ...
Peter Mc Leod - Group A Touring Cars
... an ex road car, came into its own in the 1985 James Hardie 1000 at Bathurst, and for much of the race McLeod and co-driver Bailey had the car running in the top 10, and indeed held 5th place ... McLeod's former co-driver Graeme Bailey won the 1986 James Hardie with Allan Grice in a Holden Commodore ... with Holden earlier in the year, to drive the teams 2nd car at the 1987 James Hardie 1000 which had become a round of the 1987 World Touring Car Championship ...
Allan Moffat - Racing Career - 1981 and Beyond
... had carried Moffat and Hansford to third place in the '84 James Hardie ... The HDT went to the 1986 James Hardie 1000 confident of victory and the Brock/Moffat partnership in car 05 were favored to win with the pair having won 12 of the previous 16 ... This unfortunately caused the car to miss the Hardies Heroes Top 10 run off the next day as the car could not be repaired in time, its place in the top 10 being taken by the Commodore of former motorcycle racer Graeme ...
Robbie Francevic - Bathurst 1000
... At the 1985 James Hardie 1000 at Bathurst, Francevic teamed with John Bowe in the Volvo and qualified the car an excellent 5th, his attempt at pole ... time friend and former Volvo team owner Mark Petch to little success in the 1986 James Hardie 1000 with fellow Kiwi Leo Leonard, the car suffering terminal electrical problems ... of the JPS Team BMW's M3's at the 1987 Castrol 500 at Sandown and the James Hardie 1000 at Bathurst, which for 1987 had become a round of the inaugural World Touring Car ...

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