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02 June 2015
Saint-Gobain Awards $6,000 in Scholarships to Children of Employees
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (PPL) announced today the high school and undergraduate college students that will receive $3,000 each in scholarships for demonstrating excellence in the classroom and in the community.

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03 August 2015
Saint-Gobain Exhibits at JSAE Automotive Engineering Exposition
Saint-Gobain team members were on the road at the JSAE Automotive Engineering Exposition in Yokohama, Japan with their NORGLIDE® Bearings and RENCOL® Tolerance Rings.
23 February 2015
Saint-Gobain Celebrates 350 Years of Innovation
This year, Saint-Gobain is celebrating its 350 anniversary.  An exceptional anniversary that the Group will mark by promoting its history, but with its sights set firmly on the future, throughout 2015.
03 August 2015
Opening Customers to New Ideas at OEM Door and Hood Forum
Saint-Gobain's German team were in attendance at April's OEM Forum Doors and Hoods in Rüsselsheim, Germany – home to an Opel plant.
19 February 2015
Saint-Gobain Seals Promotes Partnerships in North American Oil & Gas Industry's Key Conferences
Saint-Gobain Seals makes concentrated efforts to strengthen and increase their partnerships in the North American Oil & Gas industry, attending several key, industry associated conferences and exhibitions during 2015 to promote their sealing solutions
13 February 2015
Saint-Gobain to Present Oil & Gas Technical Paper at NACE Corrosion Conference

Saint-Gobain Seals has been requested to present a technical paper at the 2015 NACE Corrosion conference, which will detail their next generation of materials for oil and gas sealing solutions in high performance
03 December 2015
Design Impact for Fluid Components
The Semiconductor industry has over the past decades religiously followed Moore’s Law; however, it appears that we are at a point today where the industry would potentially split.
12 June 2015
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Plant in France is EN9100 Certified
The Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Process Systems SBU manufacturing plant located in Southeast France has been certified with the EN9100 standard.
25 March 2015
Saint-Gobain Introduces Low Protein Fouling Tubing for Milk Dispensing Applications
Saint-Gobain has expanded its Tygon® product portfolio to include a new dispensing tubing product that helps improve hygiene in coffee machines with milk -- Tygon® SPT-50-LF platinum-cured silicone tubing.
28 August 2015
Vending International Features Tygon® SPT-50 LF Tubing
Iuliana Nita, global marketing manager of the Process Systems Business Unit at Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, got in touch with Vending International to highlight the danger of milk fouling.
03 November 2015
Preventing Food Safety & Performance Issues in Espresso & Cappuccino Dispensing Equipment
Jay Kistner, owner of Dolce Neve, an espresso and coffee equipment service agent discusses how the automated beverage dispensing machine maintenance requirements are affected by milk build up.
30 October 2015
Indispensable Solutions, Win-Win Lesson
Why educating end-users on the cost- and time- saving benefits of tubing replacements is a win-win lesson
30 June 2015
Sealing Solutions Developed for Future Challenges in Oil & Gas on Display at Valve World Americas
Saint-Gobain Seals continues to focus on the present and future needs of the oil and gas industry by showcasing their sealing solutions at Booth 1052 at Valve World Americas 2015 in Houston, Texas.
11 June 2015
High Temperature Sealing and Polymer Solutions at Paris Air Show, Highlighting Critical Parts for Jet Engines & APUs

Saint-Gobain Seals will be exhibiting at the Paris Air Show in the Le Bourget Exhibition Centre from June 15 to 21, and featuring their high temperature sealing and polymer solutions developed for the most demanding aerospace applications.
09 July 2015
New Office in Houston, Texas to Support Oil & Gas Partners
Saint-Gobain Seals announces the opening of its new technical and sales office located in Houston, Texas with a District Sales Manager and Application Engineer on staff, which will reinforce the support to local oil and gas customers.
15 February 2015
Saint-Gobain Celebrates 350 Years
Saint-Gobain celebrates 350 years and 350 reasons to believe in the future.
27 October 2015
Saint-Gobain Seals Designs & Manufactures Extraordinary Cryogenic Seal for NASA Space Launch System Project

Saint-Gobain Seals reaches a high-performance mark by producing a cryogenic seal of exceptional size (more than six feet wide) for NASA’s “Space Launch System (SLS)” project, which is commissioned for deeper space exploration. . .
29 May 2015
Saint-Gobain Seals Exhibits at Industrial Valve Summit Showcasing Sealing Solutions

 Saint-Gobain Seals Exhibits at Industrial Valve Summit, Showcasing Sealing Solutions for Future Challenges in the Oil and Gas Industry   Saint-Gobain Seals showcased their wide range of sealing solutions for the oil and gas industry at Booth 190 at the Industrial Valve Summit (
31 March 2015
Rulon® Cup Seals Continue to Improve Reliability in Portable Oxygen Concentrators
Saint-Gobain Seals’ Rulon® cup seals continue to contribute to improving the quality of life for many users of portable oxygen concentrators (POC).
13 March 2015
Rulon® & Fluoroloy® Polymer Sliding Tape Products Protect Key Structures in Japan from Earthquakes
Saint-Gobain Seals’ Rulon® and Fluoroloy® proprietary blended PTFE materials have been utilized in seismic base isolation systems for several large buildings and key structures in Japan, representing a significant technology for the highest level of protection from earthquake destruction.
01 April 2015
Meldin® Bristol Facility Certified With AS9100 International Quality Management Standard
Saint-Gobain Seals’  Meldin® manufacturing site in Bristol, Rhode Island, has been certified with the AS9100 standard, an industry-recognized quality management system (QMS) for organizations that design and manufacture products within the aerospace industry.
28 May 2015
Meldin® 5330 Gerotors Race Along with Formula 1 and MotoGP in Motorsport Applications
Saint-Gobain Seals becomes involved in motorsport season with its Meldin® 5330 gerotors, which are used in oil and scavaging pumps on Formula 1 racing vehicles and MotoGP motorbikes.
30 April 2015
Sealing & Barrier Solutions with High Performance Materials to be Showcased at ACHEMA
From June 15th to 19th, in Hall 9.0 - Booth #B62, at the ACHEMA Show 2015 in Frankfurt am Main Germany, Saint-Gobain Seals and Saint-Gobain Foams & Tapes  will be showcasing their innovative solutions and materials for industrial applications.