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Saint-Gobain inaugurates the Third Float Glass Plant, Advanced Magnetron Coater & Glass Solutions Line at The World Glass Complex, Sriperumbudur

To meet the growing demand of the glass markets – both domestic and international, Saint-Gobain inaugurated three world class facilities – a third float glass manufacturing plant, an advanced magnetron coater and glass solutions line and a 72 Mn capacity Rainwater harvesting reservoir, at the World Glass Complex, Sriperumbudur. Each of these facilities was dedicated to the nation by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami on January 28th 2019. Set up with an investment of over INR 1200 Crs, this takes the cumulative investment in the World Glass Complex, Sriperumbudur to more than INR 3000 Crs.

Inauguration of India’s largest Plasterboard Plant by Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and CEO, Compagnie de Saint-Gobain

Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and CEO of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain inaugurated India’s largest plasterboard manufacturing plant today. Located in Jhagadia, Gujarat, this is India’s largest gypsum based plasterboard manufacturing facility till date with an annual capacity of 30 million square metres. Gyproc India has three existing plants in India located in the states of Haryana, Maharashtra and Karnataka.

Saint-Gobain inaugurates its State-Of-The-Art Research Centre with an investment of Rs. 200 Crores at IIT-Madras Research Park, Chennai

Today, the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Selvi J. Jayalalithaa, inaugurated Saint-Gobain Research India’s (SGRI) new, state-of-the-art, cross-functional Research Centre in Chennai in the presence of Mr. Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and CEO of the Saint-Gobain Group.