Advanced Glass Products

Crystal Houses, where Glass is at home with modernity & tradition

Crystal Houses in Amsterdam, conceptualised by the award-winning architectural and urban practice in Netherlands, MVRDV, has been gaining popularity for its innovative statement in glass. Aptly named ‘Crystal Houses’, this...

25 04 2017
The Design Hub, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne

Glass started becoming the face of buildings globally, when there was a need for transparent and cleaner facades. Over the years, its potential of making buildings smarter and greener, with...

30 03 2017
How bold and loud should architecture be?

When I visited Singapore 15 years back, the loud architecture that seemed to be screaming for attention through its bold colours, unnerved me. I was in my second year of...

21 03 2017
Throwing light on the multi-faceted glass

While the primary function of glass as a building material is to blur boundaries and harness natural light, its diverse implementations in buildings globally, has reiterated its immense potential in...

11 03 2017
Switchable Glass – Get ready for some hide ‘n’ seek

SGG Priva-Lite in a Transparent State Imagine a glass that lets you decide how private you want it to be? A glass that gives you the freedom to make it transparent? A...

23 08 2012
Fire Resistant Glass - Hospitals
Fire Resistant Glass for Hospitals

Via Saint-Gobain Glass India’s Flickr Photostream A Hospital: A haven of safety. A centre for care. Designing one calls for the highest standards of security compliances.  Which is why, fire-safe glass...

04 06 2012
Fire Resistance Glass - Museumpark
Fire Resistance Glass – Museumpark in Rotterdam, Netherlands

Via Saint-Gobain Glass India’s Flickr Photostream Fire Proof systems in public places have become the norm off-late. The Museumpark in Rotterdam, is the first of its kind in introducing Fire safety...

02 06 2012
Solar Control Glass – F1 Racing track in India

Always Ahead! Via Saint-Gobain Glass India’s Flickr Photostream Shown above is the Buddh International Racing Circuit - that used a low e  glazing solution from Saint-Gobain. Saint-Gobain Glass' presence on the international...

21 05 2012
Smart Glass – Electrochrome

Architecture is one of those rare fields in which art and science come together to compose a mellifluous harmony. Often, constructions of an era are a mere reflection of the...

13 05 2012