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18 Apr 2015
Saint-Gobain takes note of Sika's decisions and reiterates its determination
13 Apr 2015
Saint-Gobain steps up presence in abrasives in Brazil
07 Apr 2015
Saint-Gobain extends the date of validity of its agreement with the Burkard family relating to the sale of the shares of Schenker-Winkler Holding
01 Apr 2015
TOB decision strengthens Saint-Gobain's position

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Dubai unveils plans to 3d print the Museum of the Future

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 11:05
Dubai unveils plans to 3d print the Museum of the Future

This Skyscraper Has No Shadow

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 11:01

"Tall buildings can be beautiful, but the big gloomy shadows they cast can leave urban centers starved of sunlight.

Now a London-based architecture firm says it's hit upon a way around that problem. The firm devised a plan to build paired skyscrapers in such a way that sunlight reflected by one fills in the shadow of the other."

MIPIM Awards 2015

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 16/03/2015 - 09:34

The MIPIM Awards honour the most outstanding and accomplished projects, completed or yet to be built, around the world.

MIPIM 2015 Winners

During the first three days of MIPIM, delegates have been invited to vote for their favourite project in each category at the Awards Gallery located in the heart of the exhibition area. This vote counts 50% of the final result, along with the jury's vote.

People's Choice Award: 

Oxygen Eco-Tower,Jakarta, Indonesia,Architect:Progetto CMR Engineering Integrated Services S.r.l.Developer/Client: Bimantra Citra;image courtesy of MIPIM.

Target 2030: Future Plans for Smart Cities around the Globe

From Twitter search for smart cities - Tue, 10/03/2015 - 14:19
Highlights of some Smart City Plans in 2030.
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