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Saint-Gobain’s state-of-the-art Electrically Operable and thermal insulation Glass adorns the Glass Roof of Vistadome Coaches launched by Indian Railways


Chennai / Vishakhapatnam, April 18, 2017: Indian Railways recently introduced the see-through Vistadome air-conditioned coach for a quaint commute from Vishakhapatnam to the famous Araku valley. Hon’ble Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabu flagged-off the coach through a video link from Bhubaneswar on 16th April, 2017.

Saint-Gobain Inaugurates its State-of-the-Art Research Centre with an Investment of Rs. 200 crores at IIT-Madras Research Park, Chennai


Chennai, January 29, 2016
Today, the Honorable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Selvi J. Jayalalithaa, inaugurated Saint-Gobain Research India’s (SGRI) new, state-of-the-art, cross-functional research centre in Chennai in the presence of Mr. Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and CEO of the Saint-Gobain Group. 

The Future of Glass, Since 1665
Saint-Gobain to Invest Rs. 1000 Crores More in Glass Business in Tamil Nadu


“The Customer is King”. Nowhere else has this statement been truer than in the case of Saint-Gobain. Established in 1665, Saint-Gobain’s first customer was Louis XIV, the King of France. And his order? To make glass for the Hall of Mirrors in the Palace of Versailles. Over the next three centuries, through constant innovation in manufacturing technology and introduction of new products, Saint-Gobain has made glass a household item; a building material of choice that, besides satisfying functional needs, brings immense aesthetic pleasure both to the King and the common man.

Saint-Gobain World Environment Day
Saint-Gobain demonstrates commitment to Sustainable Habitat; launches Housing Innovation Challenge on World Environment Day


  • Eminent architects - Prof. Krishnarao Jaisim, Ar. Brinda Somaya, & Ar. Rahul Kadri to judge entries
  • Attractive Prizes to winners and contributors

On the eve of World Environment Day, Saint-Gobain India, launched the ‘Housing Innovation Challenge’ as part of its historic worldwide 350 year celebrations. The initiative invites innovators and thinkers across to identify problem areas that arise in housing and come up with their solutions. 

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Saint-Gobain Inaugurates the World Glass Complex at Bhiwadi, Rajasthan


The World Glass Complex of Saint-Gobain at Bhiwadi


The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan inaugurated the Saint-Gobain’s World Glass Complex at Bhiwadi on Oct 27th. With an investment of over $185 million (about One Thousand Crore Rupees), the World Glass Complex at Bhiwadi is Saint-Gobain’s pride as it is Saint-Gobain’s newest, India’s Largest and world’s most modern manufacturing facility.


Saint-Gobain launches SGG PLANISAFE


Saint-Gobain has launched SGG Planisafe, a coloured and lacquered, laminated glass which is free-standing and safe.

The first of its kind in India, the dual laminated glass is designed for free-standing applications. The lamination on both sides of the glass gives it the desired strength to withstand breakage, making it highly safe for stand-alone uses.


Saint-Gobain Glass India announces the National Winners of Transparence 2013




Saint-Gobain Glass's Transparence 2013, the annual design competition held for students of Architecture and Design, conducted its Grand Finale at Hyderabad  on 29th January, 2014 during the annual 56th NASA  (National Association of Students of Architecture) 2014 convention.


Saint-Gobain Launches SGG EVOLITE


Saint-Gobain has launched SGG EVOLITE, a high performance glass that is ideally suited for single glazing applications.


Manufactured by the state-of-the-art Magnetron Sputtering Nano-Technology, SGG Evolite has superior solar control and thermal insulation properties. It is designed to be in conformance with the requirements of green buildings and ECBC (BEE) regulations and hence apt for buildings that are going in for the LEED/IGBC rating and TERI-GRIHA rating.

Glass Compass



Saint-Gobain Glass has launched 'Glass Compass' a mobile application that helps one to determine the most performing glazing solution based on the geographical location of the building and its orientation. It is compatible with both iOS and Android.