Glazing for IT Office Buildings

Posted by:   |  Aug 18, 2016

Saint-Gobain Glass at Infosys SDB-5, Chennai





The Infosys campuses, both in India and abroad, have always been talked about for their innate style of architecture. What has been more significant, is its holistic commitment towards incorporating sustainable practices in its architectural design. With the largest building area that is LEED Platinum certified (office space category) and the second highest LEED Platinum awards for a corporate under its belt, Infosys remains a benchmark for companies aspiring to go green.  In all of its projects, glazing for SDBs has been a key parameter in creating energy-efficient buildings. The Infosys SDB-5, Chennai, is a pivotal case in point, reiterating the corporate’s unstinted endeavours to ‘Building Tomorrow’s Enterprise today’. (more…)

Glass in a Zone of its Own

Posted by:   |  Aug 12, 2016

Saint-Gobain Glass at Eon SEZ – Pune




The EON is a Special Economic Zone located in the eastern corridor of Pune. This LEED Gold Certified SEZ has a built-up area of 4,000,000 sq.ft. spanning 5 clusters and campus sprawling over 45 acres. The magnificence of space has to be seen to be believed. The project is a representation of a ‘Free Market Democracy’ where space encourages collaboration, interaction and freedom. Glass goes a long way in maximizing the effect of space and Saint-Gobain Glass has made its presence felt with solutions that are just perfect in the role of glass for SEZ

Glass for High-rises

Posted by:   |  Aug 05, 2016

Saint-Gobain Glass at RBS – DLF Cybercity, Gurgaon




The Gurgaon skyline is dotted with many a marvel in architecture. From homes to hotels, from offices to malls, there is no dearth of spectacular structures. So when DLF, among the biggest names in India’s real estate sector for over 6 decades, engages Hafeez Contractor, one of the most renowned architects in the country and Saint-Gobain, India’s leading glass manufacturer, the edifice they create together is bound to be an architectural landmark. The DLF Cybercity at Gurgaon. It is a standing example of how glass for high-rises can actually raise the bar of a building, and architecture at large. (more…)

The Right Glass Cuts Your Electricity Bills

Posted by:   |  Jul 06, 2016



Did you know that one of the most important aspects of your home is the window? It is the window that brings in the natural sunlight into the house and houses a potential to reduce the heat ingress.  Broad windows with right glass chosen can cut your electricity bills by a mile as you would see the usage of artificial lighting and air conditioning becoming sparse. And the most important thing in the window is – the Glass. Glass allows natural light into our living room and our office spaces.  It also blends the interior with ambience.   (more…)

Glass in the Commercial Space

Posted by:   |  Jun 25, 2016


Saint-Gobain Glass at The Canopy, Mahindra World City, Chennai




The Canopy marks the coming together of three stalwarts in their respective fields – Saint-Gobain Glass, with its technical prowess, architect Hafeez Contractor, with his aesthetic acumen and the Mahindra Group, with its spirit of enterprise. It is a commercial complex housed in Mahindra World City (MWC) which is pioneering the concept of integrated cities designed to strike a fine balance between life, living and livelihood. Saint-Gobain’s glazing solutions once again exemplify the increasingly indispensable role of glass in the commercial space and in the larger context of contemporary architecture. (more…)

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