Festivities include three employee barbecues, speeches; feature announcement of first North American donation of its new international Initiatives Foundation.
CertainTeed to Rebuild Ennis, Texas Roofing Plant, Bringing State-of-the-Art Equipment, 50 New Jobs to Local Community
Rebuilding decommissioned plant will efficiently serve region's surging demand for CertainTeed roofing shingles.
Shareholders present or represented at the meeting held an aggregate 64.9% of the outstanding shares; all the resolutions were adopted (by a significant majority).
Pierre-André de Chalendar Appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain
Board of Directors has also appointed Jean-Louis Beffa Honorary Chairman.
Meets aggressive goal of reducing carbon dioxide emissions of company-owned buildings by a factor of four by 2040 – hailed as an oustanding example of commitment to energy conservation, environment protection and sustainable development.
The 94-employee facility Puyallup, Wash., manufactures high-performance plastics and composite parts, primarily for aerospace industry.
New international brand dedicated to the manufacturing activities of glass bottles and jars, established to raise the profile of the Saint-Gobain glass packaging business.
Saint-Gobain’s consolidated sales for first-quarter 2010 down slightly.
Brazilian aircraft manufacturer selects Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics to design, supply the Satellite Communications Sat-Com radomes for its Legacy 450 and 500 executive jets.
Valerie Gervais will be responsible for the company's executive recruitment, succession planning and career development activities.
State of Louisiana to provide $12 million toward company's reinvestment in Simsboro, La. facility; Gov. Jindal acknowledges Saint-Gobain commitment to retaining existing jobs, supporting existing businesses.
CertainTeed Corporation Stands with White House in Encouraging Home Energy Efficiency Through HOMESTAR Program
Program is designed to reduce existing home energy and utility bills, create jobs and increase economic spending.
Recognizes outstanding energy management and reductions in greenhouse gas emissions; unique among manufacturers of glass containers/fiber glass insulation to be singled out for such an honor.
Board of Directors of Saint-Gobain unanimously recommends renewal of term at Annual General Meeting on June 3.
Trading for the Group was sluggish throughout 2009, but relative improvement over the second half of the year compared with the first half.