Saint-Gobain Marine Applications has brought together no less than ten renowned specialists in developing and producing solutions and products in the field of glazing, insulation, flooring, interior finishing, climate control and more.
This new approach will enable lighter and more efficient ships to be constructed, reduce energy consumption, increase security and fire safety and improve the comfort of passengers and crew – with integrated solutions that will be a sound investment for the future.
Want to know more about how easy it is to work with one innovative advisor and experience real benefits? Then please do not hesitate to contact us.
Saint-Gobain Marine Applications became one of the highly commended entries in the Safety at Sea category of the 2013 Seatrade Awards. The independent judging panel chaired by Koji Sekimizu, Secretary-General of the IMO, selected the winners of the 2013 awards.
Saint-Gobain was finalist in the category safety at sea is with the product SGG STADIP MARINE Lightweight Safety Glass.
More Safety, Less Weight by innovation
The innovative feature of STADIP MARINE is that it offers significant added safety compared to traditional tempered glass. Up to 46% thinner glass combinations despite offering higher strength values than required by ISO614 in that glass thickness. (so depending on where in the hull the window is located and how much water pressure is expected). Weight savings in the glass combinations up to 47%. Added safety due to increased glass strength, reduction of structural failure due to lamination, lower weight and reduced thickness of the overall package.