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09/17/2018
Habitat
Sustainable

Our Saint-Gobain teams in Ghana and Ivory Coast will be hosting MultiComfort Days to address best practices in architectural intervention and innovative building materials with a key focus on building acoustics.

08/24/2018
Innovation

Saint-Gobain Gyproc announces the launch of the new RhinoLite® Plaster campaign. It will be aired in South Africa on various DStv channels and Soweto TV from August until December 2018.

08/23/2018
Innovation

Innovation is part of Saint-Gobain's DNA and that is why, this year, we are taking part by issuing 2 challenges. Discover our challenges!

07/31/2018
Communication

Saint-Gobain PAM launches its new price list 2018 with lower prices on selected products as well as an improved product range

07/06/2018
Achievement
Commitment

This year, to celebrate what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday, we want to make a difference at 10 schools on the African continent with initiatives ranging from insulating ceilings to improving ablution facilities. Our employees will dedicate time to do maintenance work, as well as collect stationery, educational books and magazines.

06/14/2018
Group

In 2008, the Saint-Gobain Foundation was born. Over the past 10 year, it has supported 148 projects led by 115 non-profit organizations, of which 4 are in sub-Saharan Africa. 

06/13/2018
Achievement
Innovation
Press

Kennedy Sithole, projects and export manager for Saint-Gobain PAM, Southern Africa region, takes you through a recently completed project in the Northern Cape province.

06/04/2018
Achievement
Sustainable

Saint-Gobain has been recently featured in Sustainable Business Magazine, a unique magazine which presents articles on associations, universities, and companies from various industries. 

05/16/2018
Habitat

Saint-Gobain opened its experience center at its new representative office in Nairobi on May 16 2018. More than a mere showroom, this space enables the visitor to discover and experience how Saint-Gobain building solutions can make a difference in people’s daily life. Whether it is through digital interactive access points or practical experiences around comfort, it aims to be a place for professionals to network and expand their knowledge of building systems and materials. Throughout the year, thematic events will be organized to tackle specific topics within Kenya’s building and construction industry.

05/15/2018
Award

The first prize of the 14th International Saint-Gobain MultiComfort House Students Contest was awarded to Vahin Parmananda and Mthokozisi Sibisi, from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. Their project “Solar.Creek.Community” combines innovation and vernacular architecture with a climate driven approach to create sustainable communities. 

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Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

Creating Green and Resilient Cities – with Women as Leaders | World Green Building Council

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 09/07/2018 - 15:50
In World Green Building Council's latest blog in the series for #Women's eNews, CEO Terri Wills and Asia Pacific Network Regional Head Joelle Chen 陈思敏 define what makes a green and resilient city - and which cities are leading the way on liveability. #resilientcity #sustainability

Here are 5 predictions for the future of our cities

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 13/03/2018 - 11:55
The next decades will see cities growing rapidly, forging powerful international partnerships and taking the lead in solving global problems. Here is why.

Ville du futur : un retour à la terre ultra high-tech

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 20/02/2018 - 10:00
Pour imaginer la ville du futur, il faut réconcilier l’irréconciliable : le respect de la nature et de la terre (low-tech) et une maîtrise des puissants outils informatiques et robotiques (high-tech)

Les villes du futur construites en bois ?

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 20/02/2018 - 09:58

Le bois est devenu un matériau très prisé par les architectes du monde. L'un des plus grands promoteurs japonais envisagent même de construire le plus haut gratte-ciel en bois du monde. Ce grand immeuble sera composé de 90% de bois et 10% d'acier.

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Innovations - Habitat & Industrial applications

La France championne d'Europe de l'innovation

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 23/07/2018 - 15:21

TOP 100. La R&D française excelle dans certains domaines, plaçant le pays au 3e rang mondial de l'innovation, derrière le Japon et les Etats-Unis.

[Transformation numérique] Comment Saint-Gobain se rapproche du client final

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 23/07/2018 - 15:03

Internet met le particulier au centre du jeu ? Saint-Gobain s’empare des outils digitaux pour se transformer en groupe B to C to B.

Saint-Gobain dans le Top 100 mondial des entreprises les plus innovantes

From Saint-Gobain - Fri, 26/01/2018 - 12:18
Saint-Gobain dans le Top 100 mondial des entreprises les plus innovantes

Pierre-André de Chalendar: «Saint-Gobain s’est engagé à réduire ses émissions de CO2 de 20% en 2025 par rapport à 2010»

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:19
Le bâtiment représente à lui seul 40 % des émissions mondiales de gaz à effet de serre. L’engagement en faveur de la planète de Pierre-André de Chalendar, PDG de l’un des leaders mondiaux du secteur, est donc incontournable. « C’est en transposant les bonnes pratiques des uns chez les autres que nous progresserons », estime le patron de Saint-Gobain.
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Sustainable Habitat

Le confort du logement rime avec bien-être.

From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 21/03/2018 - 16:20

Le confort du logement est indissociable du bien-être résume une enquête menée pour Saint-Gobain par un organisme spécialisé (OpinionWay).
Pour 90 % des Français, le bien-être rime avec confort de logement :
Pour une large majorité, leur habitat est confortable car il est équipé d’une bonne isolation thermique.

New WorldGBC infographic outlines the pathways to net zero carbon buildings | World Green Building Council

From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 13/03/2018 - 12:05

Companies are moving faster than many governments on carbon pricing

From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 18/01/2018 - 10:56
ECONOMISTS have long argued that the most efficient way to curb global warming is to put a price on the greenhouse-gas emissions that cause it. A total of 41 OECD and G20 governments have announced either a carbon tax or a cap-and-trade scheme, or both.

Saint-Gobain Nordic businesses switch to 100% Green Electricity

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 15/01/2018 - 11:27

Sustainability is high on the agenda for Saint-Gobain, and from January 1st Saint-Gobain businesses in the Nordic region switch to green electricity.

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Saint-Gobain Brands life

Avec son site grand public, Saint-Gobain vise le rôle de tiers de confiance dans la rénovation - Industrie/Négoce

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 26/03/2018 - 11:40

Imaginé par les équipes des branches matériaux et distribution, le site Saint-Gobain.fr, ouvert le 24 mars, apporte réponses et solutions aux particuliers souhaitant rénover leur habitat.

Saint-Gobain cible le grand public pour mieux vendre aux artisans

From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 26/03/2018 - 11:38
L'entreprise lance un site Internet de conseils aux particuliers envisageant des travaux. Objectif : en faire des prescripteurs.

Saint-Gobain lance une chaîne de magasins, « Envie de salle de bain »

From Saint-Gobain - Fri, 27/10/2017 - 11:35
Saint-Gobain accroît son exposition au grand public. Sa branche Distribution France vient d’ouvrir so

Saint-Gobain lance une chaîne de magasins, « Envie de salle de bain »

From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 05/10/2017 - 09:18

Saint-Gobain accroît son exposition au grand public. Sa branche Distribution France vient d’ouvrir son premier magasin de salles de bain à Paris.

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