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We have implemented protective measures in order to continue to meet the essential expectations of our customers and partners, in strict compliance with local and national rules and directives. In our various countries of operation, business continuity plans have been prepared for all critical sites that require them. Remote work and separate work teams without contact with each other have been set up. The Group, well armed in the face of the crisis, reacted with great agility.
We have every reason to be confident in Saint-Gobain’s growth prospects and in its ability to emerge stronger from the crisis, during which all employees have shown their solidarity and the strength of the Group's values.
One eagerly anticipated innovation in 2020, the Saint-Gobain-designed Precimask, a transparent and durable mask equipped with a ceramic particle filter, will go on sale at the start of the year.
Given the rise in COVID-19 cases, a hospital in the Netherlands has installed PRIVA-LITE windows to boost its health measures and improve privacy.
Last spring, when the Italian plants were shut down because of COVID-19, the Sicurglass (Sekurit Transport) plant was exceptionally authorized to start up production again to meet the needs of its customer Siemens. Stephanie Seuken, Category Manager for Windscreens and Car Head Components at Siemens Mobility, explains how this event has strengthened the relationship between the two groups.
Destroyed in the 2016 earthquake, this school in Umbria, Italy, is finally opening its doors again. It provides its pupils with an optimum acoustic learning environment thanks to Saint-Gobain solutions.
Masks will be radically different by the end of 2020 with the market release of the PRECIMASK. The new-generation mask is transparent, comfortable and has an unlimited lifespan thanks to its ceramic particle filters designed by Saint-Gobain Research Provence, France.
Read the latest story of Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman & CEO of Saint-Gobain, about the sanitary crisis’s impact on the environmental issues, but also on the importance of a healthy and comfortable habitat.