Press

Feb 20 2018
Saint-Gobain international

The 11th innovation forum hosted by Netexplo, an independent observatory that studies the impact of digital tech on society and business, was held in Paris on February 13-15 this year. 

Feb 16 2018
Saint-Gobain Germany, Saint-Gobain international

For the third year in a row, Saint-Gobain has been certified Top Employer Global. It is one of 13 companies worldwide to have received this certification label. The Top Employer Institute, an independent organization that awards this label, referred specifically to the openness and mobility between the company’s businesses, HR innovation, the Group’s learning organization and Saint-Gobain’s Attitudes*. This year, 31 countries in which Saint-Gobain operates were labeled, three more than in 2017. The Group also saw its certifications “Top Employer Europe”, “Top Employer North America” and “Top Employer Asia-Pacific” renewed, and was also awarded the “Latin America” certification for the first time.

Feb 07 2018
Saint-Gobain Construction Products

Düsseldorf / Stuttgart – A grand gala event in a festive ambience has always been the celebratory highlight of the Rigips Trophy and is expected with excitement. This year was no exception: Many fingers were crossed, many pats on the back given and all cheered the successful dry constructors. About 350 guests met for the event in the historical indoor riding arena in the heart of Stuttgart on the 3rd of February. Together they appreciated the in total 77 competition entries and celebrated the seven winners during the gala, themed “Rigips goes Varieté”.

Feb 06 2018
Saint-Gobain international, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics has launched a new website dedicated to solutions developed for the medical device market.

Jan 26 2018
Saint-Gobain Germany

Clarivate Analytics* has just published its Top Global Innovators 2017 ranking. For the seventh time in a row, Saint-Gobain has been included in the 100 most innovative companies and institutions in the world, based on four patent-related metrics: the total number of patents, the number of patents granted as a ratio of patents filed, the global scope of the portfolio of patents, and the impact of patents measured by the number of references.

Jan 23 2018
Saint-Gobain Building Distribution, Saint-Gobain Germany

Frank Bielfeld, Chief Operating Officer and Director Sales of Saint-Gobain Building Distribution Deutschland GmbH, is leaving the company. The company's management team will be strengthened by Timo Kirstein, who will take over the position of Managing Director Heavy Building Materials for the business areas Berlin/Brandenburg and Central Germany.

Dec 04 2017
Saint-Gobain international, Saint-Gobain Germany, Saint-Gobain Construction Products

Saint-Gobain has finalized the acquisition of 100% of the equity capital of Wattex, a business owned by the founding family Baert and manufacturing non-woven specialty products for the bitumen roof market.

Nov 30 2017
Financial report

Saint-Gobain has today November 30, 2017, cancelled 2 million treasury shares comprising shares recently bought on the market.

The total number of shares composing the share capital is now 553.5 million shares.
 

Sep 29 2017
Financial report

Saint-Gobain has today September 29, 2017, cancelled 5 million treasury shares comprising shares bought on the market since May 2017.

The total number of shares composing the share capital is now 555.4 million shares.