- 30% reduction in 2020 capital expenditures to
$300 million– a reduction of $150 millionwhen compared to the Company’s previous full-year guidance.
- $100+ million in annualized cost reductions for Surface Technologies – primarily to address the sudden and sharp decline in North American activity.
$30 millionin annualized cost reductions to Corporate expenses – exit run-rate savings to be achieved by year-end, with full recognition in 2021.
The Company will incorporate its latest assessment of the operating environment and market outlook when it provides updated financial guidance in its first quarter 2020 earnings release.
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