Saint-gobain LIVE

Search a news

10/02/2018
Commitment
Habitat
Innovation
Sustainable

The 11th annual Green Building Convention is opening its doors today with the ambition to start the race towards ZERO: ZERO carbon emissions, building with ZERO water, ZERO waste and ZERO ecological impact. A tour de force that Saint-Gobain strongly supports! Check our interview with Jolene Blundell, Head of Sustainability at Saint-Gobain. 

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.

05/25/2017
Achievement
Brand
Commitment

On Africa Day (25 May), which marks the day when the Organisation of Africa Unity (OAU) was formed in 1963, Saint-Gobain in sub-Saharan Africa is engaging with an initiative geared at celebrating architecture in Africa. The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards is the first dedicated Pan-African awards programme of its kind. Launched by Saint-Gobain, the awards aim to recognise and reward worthy projects from across the African continent, with one overall winner garnering a $10 000 grand prize.

05/19/2017
Brand
Commitment
Communication

Saint-Gobain, in partnership with International  Labour Organisation (ILO) and Green Jobs  Programme in Zambia, is taking part in the third Zambia International Property (ZIP) exposition, to be held on  the 19th and 20th May 2017 in Lusaka.

03/29/2017
Achievement
Commitment

In Samrand, near Johannesburg (South Africa), the Saint-Gobain YouthBuild Academy pilot training program has just seen 50 students qualify in the “National Certificate: Ceiling & Partition Installation NQF 3.”

11/24/2016
Commitment

Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction market, celebrated its 350th Anniversary last year and to mark this noteworthy milestone, sponsored an architectural awards programme in Mexico, India and South Africa – The Architecture for Social Gain Awards. These awards were conceptualized by Saint-Gobain to recognize and reward talent in the design of spaces that promote learning and development.

Saint-gobain social wall

> Follow Saint-Gobain on Social Media

SAINT-GOBAIN Web review The international webzine around our business

  • Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

  • Innovations - Habitat & Industrial applications

  • Sustainable Habitat

  • Saint-Gobain Brands life

Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

Cities of the future: How developers are working to reverse the health and climate impacts of urban sprawl

From Saint-Gobain - Fri, 15/03/2019 - 13:58
A National Geographic special issue looks at the way we've built cities in the past and how we will reverse the effects on the climate and our own health in the future.

How India is building a sustainable city

How India is buil...
From Saint-Gobain - Mon, 29/10/2018 - 10:00
Amaravati, a new town in Andhra Pradesh, India, is transforming from farmland to urban utopia, with British architect Norman Foster's firm at the helm. Will it succeed?

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

Creating Green an...
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

Here are 5 predic...
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.
+ scoops Scoopit logo

Innovations - Habitat & Industrial applications

L'innovation permanente, une culture à développer dans les grandes entreprises

L'innovation perm...
From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 21/03/2019 - 14:17

« Clairement l'innovation s'accélère et c'est directement lié à l'émergence du numérique »

Pierre-André de Chalendar, le PDG du groupe Saint-Gobain

Sekurit mise sur le pare-brise du futur « made in France »

Sekurit mise sur ...
From Saint-Gobain - Fri, 15/03/2019 - 13:45
Pour la filiale de Saint-Gobain, la connectivité et la demande grandissante de confort dans les automobiles font de son produit un véritable gisement d'innovations.

Leaders Talk Kandu : l’impact du bien-être au travail sur la productivité des entreprises

Leaders Talk Kand...
From Saint-Gobain - Wed, 20/02/2019 - 11:45

De nombreuses études prouvent aujourd’hui, l’impact non négligeable du bien-être au travail sur la productivité et la fidélisation des collaborateurs. Pour en savoir plus sur les solutions efficaces Kandu, rendez-vous sur https://www.kandu.fr/

This 350-year-old company is getting into the accelerator game

This 350-year-old...
From Saint-Gobain - Thu, 14/02/2019 - 10:00
The external ventures arm of Malvern-based Saint-Gobain is on the hunt for startups disrupting the building and construction game.
+ scoops Scoopit logo

Sustainable Habitat

Le confort du logement rime avec bien-être.

Le confort du log...
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

New WorldGBC info...
From Saint-Gobain - Tue, 13/03/2018 - 12:05

Companies are moving faster than many governments on carbon pricing

Companies are mov...
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

Saint-Gobain Nord...
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.

+ scoops Scoopit logo

Saint-Gobain Brands life

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

Avec son site gra...
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

Saint-Gobain cibl...
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 »

Saint-Gobain lanc...
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 »

Saint-Gobain lanc...
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.

+ scoops Scoopit logo
Scoopit logo