A month after completing the largest deal in the company's 11-year history, management of Centura Banks Inc. says that the integration is complete and that cost cuts will be deeper than originally expected.

Centura announced last August it would buy Triangle Bancorp of Rocky Mount, N.C., for $608 million, creating a company with $11.5 billion of assets and 255 branches in the Carolinas and southeastern Virginia. At the time, Centura promised to eliminate about $32 million, or 55%, of Triangle's costs.

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