Saint-Gobain PERFORMANCE
CERAMICS & REFRACTORIES

Company Name / address details

Saint-Gobain PERFORMANCE
CERAMICS & REFRACTORIES
Oeslauer Str. 35
96472 Rödental
Bavaria
Germany

Contact

Phone

+49 9563 724-0

Fax

+49 9563 724-206

E-Mail

info@sgik.saint-gobain.de

Homepage

www.ceramicsrefractories.saint-gobain.com

Ownership

Compagnie de Saint-Gobain

Management

Richard T. Utzschneider

Company profile

Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories leads the industry in design, development and production of engineered ceramics and refractory products for extreme operating conditions and high temperature applications. Every product and material is designed to maximize performance and durability while minimizing environmental impact. Our ability to deliver custom-made solutions for every application is further enhanced by our R&D centres, manufacturing plants, sales and application engineering specialists who are positioned strategically accross the globe. Saint-Gobain is an international business group located in 68 countries. It is one of the 100 largest industrial companies in the world and has a leading position in all its strategic business areas.

Production programm

Materials*

alumina
boron carbide
boron nitride
corundum (porous)
high purity alumina porous ceramics
mullite
Mullite bonded SiC
partially stabilized zirconia
reaction bonded silicon carbide
sialon
silicon carbide
silicon carbide, direct sintered
silicon nitride
SiSiC
specialty and customized materials
wear resistant advanced ceramic material
wind energy
zirconia
zirconia toughened alumina/ alumina toughened zirconia ZPTA/APTZ
zirconia toughened alumina/ alumina toughened zirconia ZTA/ATZ

User industries**

additive manufacturing
armour
automotive, aviation, space industry
automotive, aviation, space travel
electrical and thermal insulation
electronics and sensors
energy technology, power generation
environmental technology
food and beverage applications
foundry
friction-reduction, wear- and corrosion -protection
furnace and kiln manufacturer
heat treatment
high temperature applications
kiln furniture
laboratory technology
measuring and testing industry
mechanical and chemical process engineering
metal industry
metrology
OEM
oil and gas
refractories
semiconductor processing equipment
technical ceramics

Production plants (key equipment)***

3D-printing
after firing machining
CIP
dry pressing
extrusion
HIP
isostatic pressing
pressing
unfired machining
uniaxial pressing

Product development Partnerships

customers

yes

institutes

yes

user industries

yes

multidisciplinary

yes

Project funding

industry

yes

Pilot run series

yes

Fairs

ACHEMA

ceramitec

Ceramics Expo

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