Mobility is a central issue in sustainable development, as transports are responsible for one-quarter of the world’s CO2 emissions. Better mobility hinges on the design of individual and collective transportation systems that ensure comfort, safety and sustainability; it also involves rethinking logistics networks for greater efficiency and less environmental impact.
Saint-Gobain engineers high-performance solutions to create individual and collective transport that are safe, sustainable, and performant for the comfort of all.
Saint-Gobain manufactures windshields, side windows, rear windows, glass sunroofs and assembled modules for major global automotive manufacturers. These solutions ensure everyday comfort for drivers and passengers and respond to the changes in mobility in terms of practices and regulations, particularly in the area of the environment.
Saint-Gobain is also present in the distribution segment for replacement automobile glazing on the independent market and has a European network of repair and replacement facilities.
The Group is active in the transportation market, producing glazing for the aerospace and railroad sectors, shipping, and industrial vehicles. Saint-Gobain also designs and supplies bearings and tolerance rings designed to reduce weight, noise and vibrations, and improve vehicle performance.
For the aerospace market, the Group provides high-performance technological solutions such as high-performance plastics, composite mold-release films, seals and low-pressure conduits. It also manufactures air and ground radomes providing maximum radio frequency protection, while ensuring uninterrupted communication with optimal reliability.