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asbestos shingle

[as′bes·təs ′shiŋ·gəl]
(materials)
A shingle composed of asbestos cement formed under pressure; used on houses for roofing and siding that resist the destructive effects of time, weather, and fire.

Asbestos shingle

A roofing shingle that is composed of cement reinforced with asbestos fibers, manufactured in various shapes and sizes.
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The two wings have crisp white frames with wood cladding beneath while the bedrooms sit slightly back and are covered with Marley Eternit vertical cladding in shades of gray and white.
During the period, despite the economic deceleration and contraction in the segment, Eternit outperformed the industry.
There are to dismantle existing cladding Eternit panels and wood paneling completely and disposed of and replaced by HPL laminate plates.
QlikView provides a visually appealing, user-friendly business intelligence (BI) solution that gives Eternit the transparency, consistency, and effective information they need across their various management levels and divisions.
Dubai -- Gulf Eternit Industries has commissioned a 176,720sqm manufacturing unit at Dubai Industrial City, or DIC, for the production of fiberglass pipes and fittings for the oil and gas, water and industrial sectors.
Gulf Eternit Industries, a member of Future Pipe Group, announced it has commissioned a 176,720sqm-large manufacturing unit at Dubai Industrial City, with annual production capacity of 50,000 tonnes, translating to 600km of pipe per year, and investments of $45m.
The Strategic Sponsors include the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy, Empower, Mai Dubai, Emirates Energy Award, Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), Gulf Eternit Industries Company, Emirates Electrical Engineering LLC (EEE), ABB Industries, Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), ITS, Trizac Holding, ACWA Power, DF Energy, Jazeera Emirates Power, Future Pipe, and Techno Park.
Geraghty made the most of a useful spare on Donald McCain's Desoto County (4-7 favourite), who was always doing just enough to maintain his consistent sequence in the Marley Eternit "National Hunt" Novices' Hurdle.
Marley Eternit claimed tough market conditions and "low productivity" had prompted the move.
The roof has been overhauled and covered with Eternit slate and the Victorian windows replaced with bespoke double glazed box sash windows in hardwood frames.
The brokerage replaced the shares of Duratex (SAO:DTEX3), BR Malls (SAO:BRML3), RaiaDrogasil (SAO:RADL3), Randon (SAO:RAPT4) and Fleury (SAO:FLRY3) with Eternit (SAO:ETER3), Providencia (SAO:PRVI3) and Marcopolo (SAO:POMO4).
The other participants in the November list are Bradespar (SAO:BRAP4), Cielo (SAO:CIEL3), Contax (SAO:CTAX4), Eternit (SAO:ETER3), Grendene (SAO:GRND3), Taesa (SAO:TAEE11), Telefonica Brasil (SAO:VIVT4) and Tractebel (SAO:TBLE3).