Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Our legal name was changed to James Hardie Industries N.V. from RCI Netherlands Holdings B.V. in July 2001 when our legal form was converted from a “besloten vennootschap met beperkte aansprakelijkheid” (a “B.V.”), or private limited liability company, to a “naamloze vennootschap”(a “N.V.”), or a public limited liability company whose stock, unlike a private limited liability company, may be transferred without executing a notarial deed if such company is listed on a recognized stock exchange. Our initial date of incorporation was October 26, 1998. We operate under Dutch law. Our corporate seat is located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The address of our registered office in The Netherlands is Atrium, 8th floor, Strawinskylaan 3077, 1077 ZX Amsterdam. The telephone number there is +31 20 301 2980. Our agent in the United States is CT Corporation. Their office is located at 3 Winners Circle, 3rd Floor, Albany, New York 12205. ... More ...