• Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) Business

Performance Ceramics and Refractories


The Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) is a part of Saint-Gobain’s Ceramics business (which, is part of the High Performance Solutions division). The business offers complete solutions with expertise in design, engineering, and product manufacturing for refractory systems for high temperature applications, ballistic applications, and wear applications.



Products & Solutions:

Ceramic Industry

Applications: A range of Silicon Carbide Refractory plates and supports for kiln furniture applications. LTM (Low Thermal Mass) solutions.

Non Ferrous (Copper, Zinc, and Aluminum) Industry 

Applications: Silicon Carbide based linings for copper shaft furnaces & zinc furnace, reduction cell wall linings, and a range of products for the cast house in aluminum smelters.

Foundry Industry 

Applications: A range of specialty Dry Vibration Cements and monolithics for induction furnace linings for steel and non ferrous metals and thermocouple protection sheaths for molten metal temperature measurement.

Iron & Steel Industry 

Applications: Complete package of Blast furnace lining design, supply, and installation services. A range of refractory products based on Silicon Carbide for the Ferro Alloy industry.

Energy Industry 

Applications: Refractories for secondary reformers, carbon black reactors, domestic waste based power generation incinerators, and the petrochemical industry.

Wear Resistant Products Industry 

Applications: Range of ceramic and refractory products made of high alumina, nitride bonded silicon carbide, fused cast refractories, sintered silicon carbide for a variety of industries like power plants, steel, mining, mineral processing, and material handling, CFBC and Pulverized fuel based boilers etc.

Armor Protection Industry 

Applications: Ceramic parts for bullet proof jackets, vehicular armor protection guards made from a range of Silicon Carbide based materials.


Website: www.ceramicsrefractories.saint-gobain.com

Manufacturing Plants: Bangalore and Halol
All sites are certified under ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 & ISO 14001