Saint-Gobain Glass has clocked up 1.5 million man-hours without reporting a 'lost-time' incident, which includes accidents.
Mechanical engineer Garry White – whose clocking-on pushed the site beyond the 1.5 million-hour threshold – received a reward from Peter Hindle, the company's general delegate.
Cambridgeshire-based Trade fabricator, Tradelink, has recently switched to Saint-Gobain Glass as its sole low-e glass provider, a move that immediately lifts its standard energy rated window from a C to a B.
Saint-Gobain Glass has been ranked as one of the UK's greenest businesses in this year's Sunday Times Best Green Companies.
Saint-Gobain's magnetron coater – the technology used to manufacture the SGG PLANITHERM range of coated glass – is celebrating five years of operation in the UK, and it is still the only one of its kind.
As landfill costs rocket again, with perfect timing Saint-Gobain Glass has published a CD and brochure to explain the company's unique cullet recycling scheme, once again proving that it is a leader in the green stakes and justifying its award as one of the greenest companies in The Sunday Times Green List.
TV star Richard Hammond visited Saint-Gobain Glass's Eggborough, Yorkshire float plant during filming of an episode of National Geographic Channel's popular 'Engineering Connections' series recently and took time out between filming to chat with local school children and staff
Richard Hammond visits Eggborough
Saint-Gobain Glass is proving that it has the most modern range of products to meet today's glazing requirements, with the ongoing promotion of SGG STADIP SILENCE.
Eggborough-based Saint-Gobain Glass has been awarded 'Silver' status by Investors in People, coming very close to the ultimate 'Gold' status.
In assessing the company, Investors in People recognised that Saint-Gobain Glass was an established Investors in People (IiP) organisation, and that the company has a 'history of excellence', which has been positively recognised by other external bodies, including World Class Manufacturing, and the Times 100 Best Green Companies.
Saint-Gobain Glass is once again living up to a well-earned reputation for innovation in the flat glass market by launching SGG BIOCLEAN COOL-LITE AQUA GREEN.
Saint-Gobain Glass' UK plant has won The Sunday Times national award for training and motivation of staff on environmental issues and has also been named as one of UK's greenest companies in The Sunday Times' 50 Best Green Companies list to be published this weekend (Sunday 18 May).