Bristol, United Kingdom
Saint-Gobain is a global leader in the design, production and distribution of innovative, high performance materials for industry and employs around 193,000 people. With operations in over 64 countries, Saint-Gobain is the 60th largest employer and among the top 100 global industrial companies worldwide. Last year, Saint-Gobain achieved global sales of over €43,2 billion. Saint-Gobain’s global strategy is focused around three core markets: construction products, innovative materials, and building distribution. The company is committed to play a leading role in developing energy efficient innovations for the housing and construction sectors, protecting the environment, and managing growth in a sustainable fashion.
With 15 sites and six R&D centers globally, the Bearings and Tolerance Rings SBU of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics provides ‘engineer-to-engineer solutions-in-motion’ to high volume international OEMs in the automotive, leisure, energy, industrial, and other markets. Backed by a heritage of product innovation, technology, advanced materials and market leadership, they are dedicated to working with customers using their extensive engineering expertise to deliver standard and custom solutions in NORGLIDE composite bearings, RENCOL tolerance rings, SOLGLIDE composite bearings, JOINSHIM rings, and NORSLIDE cable liners that meet the most demanding applications.