Saint-Gobain ZIRPRO

Company Name / address details

Saint-Gobain ZIRPRO
BP 60025 - 2539 Rte de Sorgues
84131 Le Pontet cedex
France

Contact

Phone

+33 (0)4 90 32 70 71

Fax

+33 (0)4 90 32 70 61

E-Mail

zirpro@saint-gobain.com

Company profile

Saint-Gobain ZirPro manufactures zirconium-based beads, powders and grains for a wide variety of industrial applications. Our main product lines include zirconium oxide powders, zirconia-based feedstocks but also ceramic grinding beads, blasting and peening ceramic media and zirconium chemicals. ZirPro build lasting and trusted relationships with its customers by leveraging Saint-Gobain’s in-depth innovative materials knowledge, vast technological resources and established worldwide reach and expertise. ZirPro R&D is present in France, China and the United States to offer customers worldwide technical support as well as a local presence that drives co-development of solutions to meet unique requirements.

Production programm

Materials*

3 mol-% yttria-stabilised zirconia (3YSZ)
monoclinic zirconia
nanostructured zirconia powders
tetragonal stabilized zirconia
zirconia
zirconia toughened alumina/ alumina toughened zirconia ZTA/ATZ
zirconia, colored

User industries**

additive manufacturing
automotive, aviation, space travel
CIM
dental technology
electronics and sensors
energy technology, power generation
friction-reduction, wear- and corrosion -protection
household and luxury goods
R&D (universities, institutes, corporate)
refractories
technical ceramics
watch industries

Production plants (key equipment)***

ceramic feedstock production
powder processing
powder synthesis
powder treatment and functionalization

Product development Partnerships

customers

yes

institutes

yes

user industries

yes

multidisciplinary

yes

Project funding

public

yes

industry

yes

Fairs

ceramitec

Ceramics Japan

Market Leadership

Saint-Gobain ZirPro is a world-leading manufacturer of zirconium oxide powder solutions. ZirPro offers the largest line of zirconia powders, with composition ranging from monoclinic zirconia, yttria-stabilized zirconia, pigmented zirconia to zirconia-based feedstock for injection molding. ZirPro’s line of zirconium oxides solutions addresses the specificities and requirements of many ceramic demanding applications in markets such as aeronautics, automotive, electronics and communications. As technical leader with unparalleled material expertise and market knowledge, ZirPro can recommend the right zirconia for an existing application or partner with customers on co-development for new applications.

Certificates

ISO 9001 ; ISO 14 001