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At his inaugural lesson at the Collège de France on March 2, Didier Roux, Vice President of Research and Innovation, Saint-Gobain, introduced the topic of the Liliane-Bettencourt Innovation Chair which he holds this year.


Enter the world of #SaintGobain Innovative Materials and learn more about 12 employees from around the world by watching their portraits over the coming weeks. 


Construction of the new Şenol Güneş Stadium (Turkey) is complete. 


Saint-Gobain officially backed the application of the start-up Ecovative Design, which applied to the US department of Energy to obtain a grant to conduct tests on new materials for windows.


Take a look behind the scenes of abrasives manufacturing with this series of videos entitled “Made by Me; Inspired by Norton”, celebrating the Activity's employees. 


The fifth episode of the “I PHYZ GOOD” series about thermal comfort has been broadcasted on the String Theory YouTube scientific channel on March 2. The episode shows David Louapre, a research scientist in physics at Saint-Gobain,  explaining  the distinction between temperature and heat flux, and how the materials surrounding us determine our thermal comfort. It was filmed at the Videology film studio in Paris and at the Domolab, Saint-Gobain’s innovation center for sustainable habitat based in Aubervilliers situated on the outskirts of Paris.


Involved since 2013 in the Bordeaux Brazza eco-district project, one of the future main centers of Bordeaux economic activity, Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment France has given its involvement tangible form. 


Saint-Gobain has launched from its Mannheim plant in Germany SGG ALBARINO MID HAZE, an extra-clear, high light and energy-transmitting patterned glass.


Saint-Gobain Sekurit Transport supplies the high value-added glass in snow-groomer cabins to Prinoth, the world leader in this sector.

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  • Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

  • Innovations - Habitat & Industrial applications

  • Sustainable Habitat

  • Saint-Gobain Brands life

Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

Hyperion, une incroyable résidence végétale bientôt construite en Inde

From - Tue, 21/03/2017 - 14:36
L'architecte français Vincent Callebaud et le spécialiste de l'écologie indien Amlankusum se sont lancés dans un projet novateur nommé Hyperion. Ils ont dévoilé les premiers plans de cette immense résidence éco-friendly qui sera située à Delhi

Will the world's next megacity come out of a 3D printer?

From - Fri, 17/03/2017 - 17:32

Imagine a world where huge cities could be created with the click of a button.

6 megatrends that will shape the future of cities

From - Wed, 15/03/2017 - 17:45

Experts at the recent Green Cities conferences in Sydney gazed into their crystal balls and identified six key trends that city leaders and building and real estate sectors cannot ignore if they want a sustainable and secure future.

Skyscraper Concepts: Towers of Tomorrow

From - Tue, 28/02/2017 - 12:51
We round up some of the most stunning futuristic skyscraper concepts being envisioned today that could change the urban skyline of tomorrow.
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Innovations - Habitat & Industrial applications

Taking control with Saint-Gobain

From - Wed, 22/03/2017 - 17:44
Adrian Adams, Saint-Gobain Building Glass Commercial Market Manager, explains how the latest solar control glass can create visually stunning buildings with bright interiors, but without the heat or glare.

Too Big to Hide: Rethinking Infrastructure on Campuses - Metropolis

From - Wed, 22/03/2017 - 17:35
By banishing infrastructure facilities from sight, we avoid an important conversation about their potential—both functionally and aesthetically.

Saint-Gobain Building Glass Launches Advanced Solar Control Glass

From - Fri, 27/01/2017 - 11:47

Create comfortable working environments with our advanced solar control #glass

L'INPI mise sur le vitrage à teinte variable pour le bien-être

From - Thu, 12/01/2017 - 17:48

Installé dans un bâtiment hautement environnemental depuis 2012, l'institut national de la propriété industrielle (INPI) a choisi de changer les vitrages de trois de ses façades par des verres à teinte variable de Saint-Gobain.

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Sustainable Habitat

5 Surprising Ways Buildings Can Improve Our Health

From - Wed, 22/03/2017 - 07:29
The latest trends in green design go far beyond energy and water efficiency to improve our daily lives.

The Rise of Green Cities

From - Thu, 16/03/2017 - 18:57
Green cities are on the rise. Find out why investing in sustainable property design is becoming so popular, and where these vertical forests are growing.

Edinburgh school benefits from Saint-Gobain solutions

From - Thu, 09/02/2017 - 08:39

With 22 brands operating overall in Scotland, seven of the businesses worked in close collaboration to support the school build; British Gypsum, Celotex, Frazer, International Timber, Ecophon, Jewson and Isover supplied a range of innovative products, from wall to floor solutions.

The solutions specified will provide key benefits, such as thermal efficiency and sound insulation to create a comfortable teaching environment for students, teachers and visitors.

Pas de bâtiments 2020 sans amélioration du confort, en premier lieu, thermique

From - Tue, 24/01/2017 - 10:40
Nous avons vu que la demande devait être prise en compte, respectée car nous devons nous appuyer sur elle pour que la génération 2020 des bâtiments soit attendue avec « gourmandise ».
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Saint-Gobain Brands life

Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment France enrichit ses services pour les particuliers

From - Tue, 24/01/2017 - 10:18
SGDB France, leader français de la distribution de matériaux de construction, annonce sa prise de participation dans la start-up Mon Maître Carré, plateforme en ligne de mise en relations entre particuliers, architectes et décorateurs d’intérieur.

Saint-Gobain veut réconcilier les artisans et leurs clients

From - Tue, 24/01/2017 - 10:02
Le groupe reprend Mon Maître Carré, une start-up de mise en relation avec des architectes.Il a créé il y a six moi

Avec Mon Maître Carré, Saint-Gobain mise sur l'architecture à la demande

From - Tue, 24/01/2017 - 09:44

La filiale distribution de Saint-Gobain (maison mère de douze enseignes comme Point P) prend une participation dans la start-up Mon Maître carré, qui met en relation particuliers et architectes d'intérieur.

Saint-Gobain Glass Romania creates 130 new jobs by launching facility for windshields glass – Business News Feeds

From - Thu, 06/10/2016 - 10:30
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