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Press Release
Dec. 16, 2004

Johns Manville Announces $100-Million Pipe Insulation Plant; State-of-the-Art Facility will Be Built in Defiance, Ohio

Johns Manville (JM), a leading manufacturer of fiber glass materials and building products, today announced plans to build a new state-of-the-art pipe insul...
Press Release
Nov. 11, 2004

Customer Preference for Johns Manville's Innovative Products Drives Need to Increase Capacity

Johns Manville (JM) today announced that unprecedented customer demand for its innovative building insulation products has created an opportunity for the Be...
Press Release
Oct. 04, 2004

DuraCore(TM) SF Plus -- Johns Manville's New Generation of Fiber Glass Chopped Strands

Johns Manville, a leading manufacturer of chopped fiber glass for use in gypsum wallboard, today announced the introduction of DuraCore(TM) SF Plus. DuraCor...
Press Release
Sep. 09, 2004

Johns Manville Appoints D. Persson Senior Vice President, Engineered Products

Johns Manville (JM) today announced Dion Persson, 43, has been appointed senior vice president of its Engineered Products Group (EPG). Persson will report d...
Press Release
Jun. 24, 2004

Johns Manville Building Insulation Division Reaffirms Commitment to Formaldehyde-free Solutions

On June 15, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) designated formaldehyde as a known human carcinogen following a comprehensive review and ...
Press Release
Jun. 21, 2004

Johns Manville Introduces Spider(TM) Spray-In, Fast-Dry, Insulation System

The North American insulation market is currently seeing a shift in construction practices, driving growth for spray-in systems. Builders and contractors ar...
Press Release
May. 11, 2004

Johns Manville Chairman & CEO Jerry Henry Retires; Steve Hochhauser to Become Chairman, President & CEO

Johns Manville (JM), a Berkshire Hathaway company, today announced that Charles L. "Jerry" Henry (63), chairman and chief executive officer, will retire Jun...
Press Release
Apr. 27, 2004

Johns Manville Introduces Innovative Nonwoven Mat Series for Architectural Products

Johns Manville presents Dura-Glass(R) 8200 Series, a new glass fiber nonwoven with a unique thermosetting binder for architectural panels and facings. Produ...
Press Release
Mar. 25, 2004

Johns Manville to Build New Pipe Insulation Facility; Announces Leadership Change in Performance Materials Business

Johns Manville (JM), a leading manufacturer of fiber glass materials and building products and long the industry leader in fiber glass pipe insulation, toda...
Press Release
Mar. 10, 2004

Rhinehart Appointed CFO at Johns Manville Following Jensen Retirement

Johns Manville (JM) today announced that Ken Jensen will retire as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of JM, effective April 15, 2004. ...

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