Saint-Gobain in China

Saint-Gobain has been present in China since 1985. Currently, two of its strategic Sectors, namely the Innovative Materials Sector, comprising Flat Glass and High-Performance Materials, and the Construction Products Sector, are active here.

With a major Research and Development Centre and over 40 manufacturing sites, the Group is active in all the markets and offers our customers a large variety of solutions, ranging from automotive and building glazing to abrasive products, and includes ceramic materials, refractories, high-performance plastics, plasterboard, industrial mortars and ductile cast iron pipes.

Saint-Gobain currently employs about 9,000 people in China, and in 2016 earned revenues of over 1.15 billion euros

History

2016

2015-2012

2011

2010

2008

2007-2006

2005

2004

2003

2002-2001

1998

1997-1995

1994-1985

Saint-Gobain’s First Multi-Comfort House in China

2016

SG Group: New logo
SG China (Changzhou): First Multi-Comfort House in China
SG Weber (Wuhan): Industrial Mortar
SG Sekurit (Wuhan): Phase 2 plant

SG R&D Center Phase II (Shanghai): Research and Development

2015

SG PPL (Hangzhou): Acquisition of ZenPure
SG Gypsum (Changzhou): Land plaster

2014

SG Weber (Guangzhou): Building Materials

2013

SG R&D Center Phase II (Shanghai): Research and Development

2012

SG Abrasive (Jiangyan): Grinding wheels
SG SolarGard (Qingdao): Auto film and Architectural film
SG Sekurit (Wuhan): Encapsulated glass

SG Central Sekurit Qingdao: Automotive glass

2011

SG Central Sekurit (Qingdao): Automotive glass
SG Gypsum (Huludao): Plasterboard
SG Abrasives (Handan): Bonded Abrasives
SG Abrasives (Shanghai): Superabrasives
SG PPL (Qingdao): Acquisition of SolarGard
SG Zirpro (Handan): Surface Conditioning

Platinum Partner of the French Rhone-Alpes Pavilion, Shanghai Expo

2010

Platinum Partner of the French Rhone-Alpes Pavilion, Shanghai Expo
SG PAM (Xuzhou): Large diameter pipes and fittings
SG Glass (Nanjing): Float Glass for building & automotive, Figured Glass, Coated Glass, Architectural Raw Glass Sheet and Solar Anti-reflective Glass

SG Abrasives (Suzhou)

2008

SG Abrasives (Suzhou): Coated abrasives
SG HanGlas (Nanjing): Float and Patterned glass
New Namwoo Glass (Naning): Merged SG HanGlas (Nanjing)

SG Gypsum (Changzhou): Plasterboard

2007

SG Gypsum (Changzhou): Plasterboard
SG Weber Maxit (China) : Premix and exclay

2006

SG Gypsum (Shanghai): Acquisition of BPB

SG R&D Center (Shanghai): Research and Development

2005

SG Ceramic Material (Mudanjiang): Silicon Carbide
Eurokera (Guangzhou): Special Glass
SG ZirPro (Handan): Industrial Milling Media
SG R&D Center (Shanghai): Research and Development
SG PPL (Minhang): High Performance Plastics
SG Refractory (Linyi): High Performance Refractories

SG Foundry Maanshan: pipes fittings and accessories

2004

SG Isover (Gu'an): Glass wool
SG Proppants (Guanghan): Proppants
SG PAM (MAS): Pipes fittings and Accessories
SG Weber Lujian (Shanghai): Industrial mortars
New Nanwoo Glass (Nanjing): Low-E Coated Glass

SGH Qingdao: Flat glass for the building sector

2003

SG HanGlas Clfg (Qingdao): Float glass
SG PAM (Xuzhou): Ductile cast-iron pipes
SG Advanced Ceramics (Shanghai): High-quality refractories

SG Sekurit (Shanghai): Automotive glass

2002

SG Abrasives (Shanghai): Thin-wheels and Diamond blades
SG Sekurit (Shanghai): Automotive glass
New Namwoo Glass (Nanjing): Reorganized and renamed as SG HanGlas (Nanjing)

2001

Saint-Gobain Quartz (Jinzhou): Quartz Crucibles

SG Ceramic Materials Zhengzhou

1998

SG Ceramic Materials (Zhengzhou): Brown fused alumina
SG Ceramic Materials (Qinghai): Silicon Carbide grains

SG Pipelines (MAS): Ductile cast-iron pipes

1997

SG Pipelines (MAS): Ductile cast-iron pipes
SG Advanced Ceramics (Shanghai): Wear resistance products

1996

SG Isover (Beijing): Glass wool
Saint-Gobain (China) Investment Co., Ltd: APAC Delegation

1995

SG Sekurit (Shanghai): Automotive glass
SG PPL (Shanghai): High performance plastics
SG Ceramic Materials (Lianyungang): Silicon Carbide grains

SEPR, first Joint-Venture: Fused-cast refractories

1994

Namwoo Glass (Nanjing): Flat Glass
SG Abrasives (Shanghai): Bonded abrasives

1990

SEPR (Beijing): Fused-cast refractories

1985

First representative office in Beijing

Crowne Plaza Shaoxing
Shanghai World Financial Center
St Regis Hotel Lhasa
Linked Hybrid
Comfortable building
Passive energy efficient building
High-speed Railway
Expo Axis