Our mission is to create great places and improve daily lives. As a business, Saint-Gobain designs, manufactures and distributes materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.
Saint-Gobain is present in 68 countries and employs over 180,000 people worldwide, including over 17,000 in the UK & Ireland. It was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale - and has continued to grow its business through adapting and innovating to provide new services, products and ways of working with customers.
Saint-Gobain in the UK and Ireland includes some of the best-known and respected companies in the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Graham, Weber, Isover, Celotex, Glassolutions, Saint-Gobain PAM, and Ecophon. Together they offer a range of high performance energy-saving products and solutions to help create great living places and improve daily life.
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For information on Saint-Gobain in Scotland please visit our dedicated Scotland site at www.saint-gobain.scot
Saint-Gobain's mission centres around creating great places to live and improving peoples’ daily life, which led to the development of the Multi Comfort building concept. The Multi Comfort design concept is about building and renovating homes, offices, schools, hospitals and other buildings in a way that gives improved comfort, health and wellbeing, whilst protecting the environment. For those based in the UK & Ireland, visit www.multicomfort.co.uk to find out more about Multi Comfort or visit the Saint-Gobain Group Multo Comfort website for a global overview of Multi Comfort.
Learn about Saint-Gobain in our film overview: Working each day to build a more comfortable life