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SGGUK Riders taking part in the Saint-Gobain 350th Anniversary bike ride

SGGUK celebrate 350 years by cycling to Blois, France

23/07/2015

To celebrate Saint-Gobain’s 350th year anniversary, and raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support, 130 riders from Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland embarked on a 425mile cycling challenge, including 7 from SGGUK.

 

The gruelling 4 day ride started at London’s Crystal Palace, with the cyclists riding over 90 miles to Dover.  Following a ferry crossing to Calais, the riders were soon back in the saddle as they cycled through France to the town of Blois – the home of the Saint-Gobain archives, dating back to the company’s start in 1665.

 

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SGG Live wins "Best Marketing Project"

SGG LIVE WINS AWARD AT SAINT-GOBAIN MARKETING AWARDS

01/07/2015

 

After launching major online support initiative SGG LIVE earlier this year, Saint-Gobain Glass UK has now been rewarded for its marketing efforts by winning an award at the company’s Marketing Awards.

 

Held at Burley Court in Loughborough, the award for Best Marketing Project was presented to Saint-Gobain Glass UK’s Marketing Manager, Susan Lambeth by Fabrice Didier, Vice-President of Marketing for Saint-Gobain.

 

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MIRALITE ANTIQUE and MIRALITE VERSAILLES by Saint-Gobain Glass

MIRALITE ANTIQUE AND MIRALITE VERSAILLES FROM SAINT-GOBAIN: Stylish Retro Effect Mirrors That Extend Design Options

26/06/2015

MIRALITE ANTIQUE and MIRALITE VERSAILLES have been created by Saint-Gobain Glass to provide the authentic effect of an aged mirror, but which greatly extend the creativity available to designers by being produced to the latest quality, manufacturing and environmental standards.

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WWF-UK calls on PM to fight climate change

Saint-Gobain backs WWF-UK's Call for Low-Carbon Britain

10/06/2015

Saint-Gobain are, along with 80 other UK businesses, supporting the WWF's call to the PM to build a low-carbon economy.

 

In an open letter to the Prime Minister published in the Financial Times today, we call on the government to take action to combat climate change. WWF-UK is leading calls for a new approach to governance that places low-carbon growth and the responsible management of natural capital at the heart of economic policy.

 

For more information about the WWF's letter, click here.

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SGGUK Apps

SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS ISSUE SIX NEW GLASS APPS

17/04/2015

With Saint-Gobain celebrating its 350th anniversary this year the company’s glass division, Saint-Gobain Glass UK Ltd continues the innovation that has made them a world leader in the manufacturing of flat glass by launching six new apps designed to improve the purchase and specification experience of its customers. Saint-Gobain Glass has always been dedicated to providing the best in customer service & support and these new apps are testament to this.

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SGG TIMELESS

SGG TIMELESS: SHOWER GLASS THAT GOES ON LOOKING AS GOOD AS DAY ONE

09/02/2015

SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS has launched SGG TIMELESS, a highly advanced glass for shower panels and bath screens with longer lasting clarity and easy cleaning.

For the home or the hotel, SGG TIMELESS not only offers high performance and superb neutral transparency but its specially developed micro-coating means water slips off its surface, repelling limescale and keeping the shine, as well as drastically cutting cleaning time. SGG TIMELESS is also covered by a ten-year warranty for its anti-corrosion qualities.

 

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SGG PARSOL ULTRA GREY

SAINT-GOBAIN GOES DARKER WITH PARSOL ULTRA GREY

20/10/2014

Think of everything that can be done with tinted glass...and then add a whole lot more with the introduction of PARSOL ULTRA GREY from Saint-Gobain.

 

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SGG COOL-LITE SKN176ii

SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS LAUNCHES SGG COOL-LITE SKN 176 II COMBINING NEUTRAL AESTHETICS & HIGH PERFORMANCE

03/10/2014

Saint-Gobain is once again setting a new standard with the launch of COOL-LITE SKN 176 II, the most neutral solar control product available that can achieve a selectivity of 1.89.

 

SGG COOL-LITE SKN 176 II outperforms all other double silver SGG COOL-LITE SKN coatings, combining a 70% light transmittance with 0.37 g-value as well as achieving a thermal insulation value of 1.0W/m2K.

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saint gobain raises the bar

SAINT-GOBAIN RAISES THE BAR WITH TOUGHER, WARMER PLANITHERM TOTAL +

15/09/2014

Europe’s leading low-E glass has now been made better than ever with the launch of the next evolution of the acclaimed PLANITHERM TOTAL+ from Saint-Gobain Glass.

 

The new PLANITHERM TOTAL+ has an increased g-value, making higher WERs more achievable, and also an even more robust coating to maximise manufacturers’ yield and reduce associated losses.

 

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SGG SATINOVO MATT

SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS CREATE STUNNING EFFECTS BY LAUNCHING SGG SATINOVO MATT

05/08/2014

Yorkshire-based Saint-Gobain Glass bring to market a new sophisticated interior product; SGG SATINOVO MATT.

 

A matt-finished translucent glass, SGG SATINOVO MATT is intended primarily for interior applications and can be used to create stunning aesthetic effects while diffusing light and emitting a purity of colour.

 

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