Saint-gobain LIVE

02/03/2016
Habitat
Sustainable

In partnership with 3.0 University Place, SageGlass® is supplying 4,600m² of the façade of a huge commercial office building that will be under construction in Philadelphia’s University district (USA) in 2016.

02/03/2016
Brand
Sustainable

In Argentina, Saint-Gobain ISOVER has launched a new application to calculate energy consumption and total CO2 emissions.

02/02/2016
Group
Habitat

Saint-Gobain is sponsoring the Africa Forum (Forum Afrique) for the first time this year.

02/02/2016
Brand
Habitat

Saint-Gobain Adfors introduces its new range of glass fiber wall coverings, Novelio® Nature.

02/01/2016
Group
Innovation

On January 29, Saint-Gobain opened its new cross-functional Research Centre, Saint-Gobain Research India (SGRI), in Chennai, in the State of Tamil Nadu (India).

01/31/2016
Brand
Industry

Saint-Gobain Abrasives introduced Norton Décap’, a new range of abrasive discs for grinders and drills, on Télématin (French TV show - 1.1 million audience).

01/22/2016
Brand

Sanitas Troesch in Switzerland has created an online platform with ideas for personalizing kitchens.

01/21/2016
Group
Innovation

Saint-Gobain has formed a partnership with Impulse Labs, a start-up incubator in Paris (France).

01/14/2016
Brand

Saint-Gobain Glass Egypt has signed a memorandum of understanding with Alexandria University to promote the study of glass.

01/06/2016
Communication

Glassolutions has just launched its new website.

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Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

7 Innovative Architecture Projects You Need to Know About | Architectural Digest

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 26/01/2016 - 12:02
Our favorite designs from a new book highlighting the top innovators around the world

Paris en 2050 : des tours vertes à perte de vue ?

From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 21/01/2016 - 17:45

La tour Montparnasse deviendrait un «Central Park vertical», selon les mots de l’architecte à l’origine du projet «Paris Smart City 2050», qui prend en compte les contraintes futures de la ville de Paris.

2016: sustainable buildings go from being green to being good for you

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 18/01/2016 - 16:35

Over the past 20 years, green construction has gone from a niche enterprise to a major driver of new business. But in 2016, erecting sustainable, profitable green buildings will no longer be enough to stand out. Buildings will also be expected to directly contribute to the health and wellbeing of the people who live, work and learn inside them. For buildings, healthy will become the new green.

Infrastructure & Urbanisation: Building Cities of the Future

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 06/01/2016 - 17:26

India has embarked on an ambitious quest to create 100 Smart Cities. A vast number of existing cities will need to be re-imagined and converted into Smart Cities. The challenges in the process of doing so are unique. Karin Wanngard, Mayor of Stockholm, deliberates on how to transform an old city into a Smart City? the Stockholm way.

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Innovations - Habitat & Industrial applications

Imiter la nature pour innover demain

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 04/01/2016 - 12:25

Comment prendre en compte la préservation du vivant dans nos décisions publiques ? C'est l'un des enjeux de la loi de biodiversité. Pas facile de défendre le besoin de nature face à la construction d'un centre commercial, d'un hôpital ou d'un quartier pavillonnaire. Pourtant, le biomimétisme est aujourd'hui une science très utile.

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"L'eau qui coule sur la feuille de lotus intéresse beaucoup Saint Gobain, qui se demande si on ne peut pas inventer des pare-brise qui n'auraient plus besoin d'essuie-glace."

HAROPA présente la solution climat de SAINT-GOBAIN Distribution Bâtiment France

From Saint-Gobain - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 15:03

Concours Nova : découvrez les trois start-up récompensées par Saint-Gobain

From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 19/11/2015 - 17:26

Saint-Gobain vient de révéler le palmarès de son concours de l'innovation Nova. Trois start-up ont été récompensées pour des solutions innovantes dans les matériaux de construction, l'efficacité énergétique, les technologies vertes. Découvrez ces trois entreprises.

Saint-Gobain rewards three start-ups at the 2015 NOVA Innovation Competition

From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 19/11/2015 - 10:27

Saint-Gobain rewards three start-ups at the 2015 NOVA Innovation Competition:
Ecovative Design, Design 10x Technology, U.S. Bionics
More information: http://bit.ly/214t09r

https://youtu.be/KYCcyrjMRw4

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Sustainable Habitat

Health, wellbeing and productivity in retail: The impact of green buildings on people and profit | UK Green Building Council

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 01/02/2016 - 16:45
Health, wellbeing and productivity in retail: The impact of green buildings on people and profit

This report is an output of WorldGBC’s Better Places for People campaign. It is the result of a task group process that has been led by the UK Green Building Council, drawing on leadership from member companies in the UK and on international leadership from a global retail group. The input and support of several other Green Building Councils has also been invaluable.

Saint-Gobain becomes group with most EPDs registered in the International EPD® System - Environmental Product Declarations

From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 28/01/2016 - 11:57

With the EPD registrations made in January, Saint-Gobain has now become the company group with the most Environmental Product Declarations published in the International EPD® System. The companies in the group manufactures and distributes building and high-performance materials.

10 Green Building Megatrends from the "Godfather of Green"

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 26/01/2016 - 16:02
Jerry Yudelson, the "Godfather of Green," foresees 10 megatrends that will shape the future of green building.

Loud and clear

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 13/01/2016 - 09:46
As work continues on the first Multi-Comfort school, Stacey Temprell, residential sector director at Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland, discusses how acoustic quality can contribute to user comfort, as well as the importance of taking a holistic approach to building design.
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Saint-Gobain Brands life

Loud and clear

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 13/01/2016 - 09:45
As work continues on the first Multi-Comfort school, Stacey Temprell, residential sector director at Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland, discusses how acoustic quality can contribute to user comfort, as well as the importance of taking a holistic approach to building design.

Saint-Gobain to invest £20m in new Celotex production facility

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 06/01/2016 - 17:10

Saint-Gobain UK and Ireland is to invest £20m in a new production facility for insulation specialist Celotex.

Saint-Gobain has submitted a planning application for the production facility, which will be located next to Saint-Gobain’s Glass manufacturing facility in Eggborough, with production due to begin in Spring of 2017 if plans are approved by Selby District Council.

Cedeo lance son service de click and collect - Industrie/Négoce

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 23/11/2015 - 15:11
Le distributeur spécialisé en sanitaire, chauffage et plomberie permet de commander en ligne ou sur son appli mobile les 20 000 références de son catalogue, pour les retirer en points

Salon BATIMAT 2015 : participation de Placo®

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 03/11/2015 - 14:17

Placo ®  vous révèle sa surprise … 
Du 2 au 6 novembre 2015, Placo ®  participera au salon BATIMAT à Villepinte. 

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