Saint-Gobain in China

Saint-Gobain has been present in China since 1985. Currently, two of its strategic Sectors, namely the Innovative Materials Sector, comprising Flat Glass and High-Performance Materials, and the Construction Products Sector, are active here.

With a major Research and Development Centre and over 40 manufacturing sites, the Group is active in all the markets and offers our customers a large variety of solutions, ranging from automotive and building glazing to abrasive products, and includes ceramic materials, refractories, high-performance plastics, plasterboard, industrial mortars and ductile cast iron pipes.

Saint-Gobain currently employs about 9,000 people in China, and in 2016 earned revenues of over 1.15 billion euros

History

  • Saint-Gobain’s First Multi-Comfort House in China

    2016

     SG Group: New logo 
     SG China (Changzhou): First Multi-Comfort House in China
     SG Weber (Wuhan): Industrial Mortar
     SG Sekurit (Wuhan): Phase 2 plant

     

     

  • SG R&D Center Phase II (Shanghai): Research and Development

    2015

     SG PPL (Hangzhou): Acquisition of ZenPure
     SG Gypsum (Changzhou): Land plaster

    2014

     SG Weber (Guangzhou): Building Materials

    2013

     SG R&D Center Phase II (Shanghai): Research and Development

    2012

     SG Abrasive (Jiangyan): Grinding wheels
     SG SolarGard (Qingdao): Auto film and Architectural film
     SG Sekurit (Wuhan): Encapsulated glass

  • SG Central Sekurit Qingdao: Automotive glass

    2011

     SG Central Sekurit (Qingdao): Automotive glass
     SG Gypsum (Huludao): Plasterboard
     SG Abrasives (Handan): Bonded Abrasives
     SG Abrasives (Shanghai): Superabrasives
     SG PPL (Qingdao): Acquisition of SolarGard
     SG Zirpro (Handan): Surface Conditioning

  • Platinum Partner of the French Rhone-Alpes Pavilion, Shanghai Expo

    2010

     Platinum Partner of the French Rhone-Alpes Pavilion, Shanghai Expo
     SG PAM (Xuzhou): Large diameter pipes and fittings
     SG Glass (Nanjing): Float Glass for building & automotive, Figured Glass, Coated Glass, Architectural Raw Glass Sheet and Solar Anti-reflective Glass

  • SG Abrasives (Suzhou)

    2008

     SG Abrasives (Suzhou): Coated abrasives
     SG HanGlas (Nanjing): Float and Patterned glass
     New Namwoo Glass (Naning): Merged SG HanGlas (Nanjing)

  • SG Gypsum (Changzhou): Plasterboard

    2007

     SG Gypsum (Changzhou): Plasterboard
     SG Weber Maxit (China) : Premix and exclay

    2006

     SG Gypsum (Shanghai): Acquisition of BPB

  • SG R&D Center (Shanghai): Research and Development

    2005

     SG Ceramic Material (Mudanjiang): Silicon Carbide
     Eurokera (Guangzhou): Special Glass
     SG ZirPro (Handan): Industrial Milling Media
     SG R&D Center (Shanghai): Research and Development
     SG PPL (Minhang): High Performance Plastics
     SG Refractory (Linyi): High Performance Refractories

  • SG Foundry Maanshan: pipes fittings and accessories

    2004

     SG Isover (Gu'an): Glass wool
     SG Proppants (Guanghan): Proppants
     SG PAM (MAS): Pipes fittings and Accessories
     SG Weber Lujian (Shanghai): Industrial mortars
     New Nanwoo Glass (Nanjing): Low-E Coated Glass

  • SGH Qingdao: Flat glass for the building sector

    2003

     SG HanGlas Clfg (Qingdao): Float glass
     SG PAM (Xuzhou): Ductile cast-iron pipes
     SG Advanced Ceramics (Shanghai): High-quality refractories

  • SG Sekurit (Shanghai): Automotive glass

    2002

     SG Abrasives (Shanghai): Thin-wheels and Diamond blades
     SG Sekurit (Shanghai): Automotive glass
     New Namwoo Glass (Nanjing): Reorganized and renamed as SG HanGlas (Nanjing)

    2001

     Saint-Gobain Quartz (Jinzhou): Quartz Crucibles

  • SG Ceramic Materials Zhengzhou

    1998

     SG Ceramic Materials (Zhengzhou): Brown fused alumina
     SG Ceramic Materials (Qinghai): Silicon Carbide grains

  • SG Pipelines (MAS): Ductile cast-iron pipes

    1997

     SG Pipelines (MAS): Ductile cast-iron pipes
     SG Advanced Ceramics (Shanghai): Wear resistance products

    1996

     SG Isover (Beijing): Glass wool
     Saint-Gobain (China) Investment Co., Ltd: APAC Delegation

    1995

     SG Sekurit (Shanghai): Automotive glass
     SG PPL (Shanghai): High performance plastics
     SG Ceramic Materials (Lianyungang): Silicon Carbide grains

  • SEPR, first Joint-Venture: Fused-cast refractories

    1994

     Namwoo Glass (Nanjing): Flat Glass
     SG Abrasives (Shanghai): Bonded abrasives

    1990

     SEPR (Beijing): Fused-cast refractories

    1985

     First representative office in Beijing

  • Expo Axis
    High-speed Railway
    Passive energy efficient building
    Comfortable building
  • Linked Hybrid
    St Regis Hotel Lhasa
    Shanghai World Financial Center
    Crowne Plaza Shaoxing

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