Saint-Gobain Quartz is a business unit of the Saint-Gobain group that supplies a wide range of industries with high quality quartz materials and products, such as Quartzel® fused quartz fibers used in Aeronautics and fused quartz crucibles used in the Solar industry.
In addition, Saint-Gobain Quartz also manufactures Micaver®, a unique glass/mica composite material used for the manufacturing of electrical insulators for the railway and other electrical industries.
Recently, Saint-Gobain Quartz introduced SilPower®, an unchallenged range of infra-red reflectors allowing furnace builders to propose significant energy savings to their customers.
Saint-Gobain Quartz has a long history of quartz manufacturing, dating back to 1922, and has pioneered new quartz manufacturing processes since then. Among the past and present licencees of Saint-Gobain Quartz technology are Momentive Quartz (tube manufacturing), QSil (cylindrical ingot manufacturing), Sumitomo and Mitsubishi Materials (crucible manufacturing), Corning (siloxane-based synthetic silica) and many more.
Today, Saint-Gobain Quartz materials are manufactured in two plants (France and Kentucky-USA). Our sales network and production facilities cover the world and are connected with each other in order to provide our customers the best local service with global support. For a representative near you please Contact us .
Our parent company is the Saint-Gobain group, a fortune 500 company founded in 1665, with more than 170,000 employees worldwide and sales of 39.6 billion Euros in 2015. The Saint-Gobain group's expertise in materials is at the service of our customers and Saint-Gobain Quartz is backed by our parent company's research centers in the USA (Northboro, Massachusetts), France (Aubervilliers and Cavaillon, France) and China (Shanghai).
Saint-Gobain Quartz's vision is to be a forward-looking pioneer in quartz manufacturing technology, a leading provider of quality quartz materials to a wide range of industries, a human-size supplier with excellent local service, bringing world-class technical expertise to all our customers.
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