About Saint Gobain
Saint-Gobain celebrated its 350th anniversary. Backed by its experience and capacity to continuously innovate, Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction market, designs, manufactures and distributes high-performance and building materials providing innovative solutions to provide the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection. With 2016 sales of €39.1 billion, Saint-Gobain operates in 67 countries and has more than 170,000 employees.
A STRATEGIC FOCUS ON SUSTAINABLE HABITAT SOLUTIONS
We are constantly innovating to make give spaces more comfortable, cost-efficient and sustainable worldwide. Saint-Gobain solutions span from self-cleaning windows and photovoltaic glass to water supply systems and smart insulation systems.
We provide solutions to meet the major challenges of energy efficiency and environmental protection. No matter what needs emerge in the habitat and construction markets, the future is made of Saint-Gobain.
Saint-Gobain entered India in 1996, and has achieved profitable and strong growth since then. Today, it is a leader in all its major businesses and has 19 manufacturing sites and above 4,900 employees in India. In 2016, Saint-Gobain registered sales of Rs.5785 crores. For Saint-Gobain, India presents a huge opportunity for this growth. Two large entities and it will be Grindwell Norton Limited (GNO), a publicly traded company, and Saint-Gobain India Pvt. Ltd. (SGI) and a few smaller entities house Saint-Gobain’s business in India.
The worldwide leader for Habitat, mainly for new residential renovation and construction – Saint-Gobain is also very active on industrial markets. The Group provides its expertise in the areas of innovation and co-development through a wide range of high-quality materials for demanding applications in diverse segments, such as the automotive, aeronautical, defense, security, health and even the food & beverage industries..