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PLANITHERM ONE T

SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS LAUNCHES ENERGY EFFICIENT GLASS PLANITHERM ONE T

04/08/2014

After leading the market with the UK’s first temperable low-E glass to achieve a U-value of 1.0 W/m2K, Saint-Gobain Glass has re-launched its PLANITHERM ONE and PLANITHERM ONE II as a single-stock product known as PLANITHERM ONE T. Boasting an excellent optimum centre-pane U-value in a double-glazed unit of just 1.0W/m2K, going as low as 0.5 W/m2K for triple-glazed units, the coating offers an optimised balance of very high thermal performance and solar gain.

 

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SGG VIEWCLEAR  reduces external condensation

SGG REDUCES EXTERNAL CONDENSATION – NOT PERFORMANCE – WITH LAUNCH OF VIEWCLEAR

16/05/2014

Saint-Gobain Glass has taken another major step forward in glass coating technology with the launch of SGGViewclear – offering strong anti-condensation protection and best in class WERS performance.

 

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Saint-Gobain UK has been awarded ‘UK’s Top Employers 2014’

11/04/2014

At a ceremony held in London on 11th March, Saint-Gobain in the UK was been awarded ‘UK’s Top Employers 2014’ status

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SAINT-GOBAIN RETURNS TO ECOBUILD

03/03/2014

Saint-Gobain, world leader in the habitat and construction markets, is bringing its building solutions and expertise back to Ecobuild, the biggest industry show of the year. The exhibition, held at ExCel London, 4-6 March, has long been recognised as the reference for industry professionals to learn about the latest in innovative designs and solutions for sustainable building.

 

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SAINT-GOBAIN LEADS THE UK WITH BES 6001 FOR RESPONSIBLE SOURCING

28/02/2014

Saint-Gobain Glass has become the first glass manufacturer in the UK to be awarded the coveted BES 6001 accreditation “Very Good” standard for its responsible sourcing of materials.

 

The award, which was made after independent assessment by BSI, the awarding body, states that the company operates within strict standards of supply chain management and environmental and social responsibility when managing relationships with suppliers.

 

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TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME DELIVERS G13 WIN FOR SGGUK

06/02/2014

Continuing the company’s winning streak – it picked up the 2011 Retail Promotional Campaign of the year award – Saint-Gobain Glass UK has been presented with the Training & Development Initiative of the Year trophy at the recent G13 ceremony.

 

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SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS HELPS ONE ANGEL SQUARE TO BREATHE FRESH AIR

19/09/2013

The innovative use of a double-skin Clima façade based on a specification provided by Saint-Gobain Glass has created one of the major energy-efficiency features for One Angel Square, said to be one of the most sustainable large buildings in Europe.

Wide air gaps between a laminated glass outer skin and the main double-glazing of the newly completed Co-operative Group headquarters in Central Manchester enables the entire surface of the £105 million construction to breathe, providing constant ventilation and heat dispersion at the same time as maximising the building’s solar gain.

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SAINT-GOBAIN GLASS CHOSEN FOR 62, BUCKINGHAM GATE – THE ‘JEWEL’ OF VICTORIA REGENERATION

19/09/2013

The newly completed 62 Buckingham Gate building, hailed by Land Securities as the jewel of its extensive transformation of London’s Victoria district, owes its striking glazed facade to Saint-Gobain Glass.

Conceived by architects Pelli Clarke Pelli and Swanke Hayden & Connell, the 11-storey, prism-like construction houses 256,970 ft2 (23,873 m2) of office space with a further 15,250 ft2 (1,417 m2) for high-profile retail on the ground floor.

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SGG DECORGLASS: EXCLUSIVE RANGE OF TRADITIONAL PATTERNED GLASSES

15/07/2013

Saint-Gobain Glass has launched SGG DECORGLASS, a range of clear patterned glass.  Providing an alternative to what is currently available on the market, this exclusive range offers six new designs creatively named WATERDROP, ENTRELAZADO, PIXARENA, LISTRAL M, MARIS and THELA.
 

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Glass compass

11/12/2012

Glass Calcs In Minutes With Saint-Gobain Glass' New Webtool And Smartphone App

Saint-Gobain Glass has developed an ingenious new webtool and associated smartphone app that will determine the most appropriate glazing for any home and then calculate the potential cost savings. Using the tool, homeowners may see in minutes the tangible benefits of choosing high performance Saint-Gobain glass for their new windows.

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