Boral and John Holland hosted a careers expo at the site of Sydney's new Waterloo Station to teach local students about the construction sector.
Boral has entered a $2.86 billion agreement with subsidiary of Westlake Chemical to sell its North American building products
Boral will share its 50 percent stake in the USG Boral Joint Venture with Knauf, including the plasterboard based businesses in Australia, NZ, Asia and the Middle East.
Annual financial results for major construction materials group Boral show a statutory net loss after tax of 1.139 billion.
Boral has announced it expects to recognise a non-cash, pre-tax impairment charge of $1.3 billion in its financial results, which will be released to market on Friday August 28.