About Vetrotech Saint-Gobain Marine
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain Marine is specialised in the development, manufacture, and distribution of fire-resistant, high security safety and marine glasses since 1980. Vetrotech produces solutions to the highest resistance classifications to protect life and property on land, and at sea.
As part of the Saint-Gobain group, Vetrotech has access to a large range of skills and knowledge in the area of glass and other innovative materials. Collectively, the group provides tailor-made solutions with an array of advanced functionalities.
The Vetrotech Marine team is dedicated to helping customers find the most suitable solution, whatever the marine project requirements are. We offer multifunctional solutions of high quality to tackle any marine or offshore specification. The range includes glass solutions which offer:
or, virtually any combination of these options.
Vetrotech is able to provide dedicated assistance and consulting to naval architects, designers, ship owners and other stakeholders within the shipbuilding industry for the specification of marine glazing of all types of vessels.
Our goal is to facilitate the specification of glass and windows ensuring to maximize the total cost of ownership and clearly highlight the owner’s benefits of using the best quality materials in the market. Our aim is to work hand in hand with architects and our partners to propose solutions that enhance the customers’ experience on board of the vessel and to address the different demands for sustainability and safety needs.
We provide the technical support you need for your project while highlighting commercial benefits and added value that our solutions provide. When supporting you on a specific project, we focus on presenting the owner’s benefits by using the right solutions and how it contributes to the total life cycle of the ship and the role that our products life spam and services contribute towards having the best ROI for the vessel.
Our solutions are suitable for all ships, either for new-build or refurbishment projects. Ranging from LNG tankers, off- shore facilities, passenger vessel like roro and ropax or yachts, as well as specialty vessels. Our expert team will help you to find the most suitable glazing for your special applications and anticipate your priorities. Ranging from thermal insulation and comfort, as well as technical aspects regarding weight savings, pressure panes and insulating glass units, clarity of vision, whatever the climatic conditions (heatable glass), fire protection, antipiracy (bullet resistant and anti-burglary glass), acoustic insulation and more.
As a glass manufacturer specialist in the shipbuilding industry, we have an extended knowledge and know-how that expands for over 40 years of experience. We count with the largest network of partnerships with market leading marine windows and doors makers all over the world. This allows us to offer a wide variety of different complete window and door solutions based on the project’s needs. This variety of solutions include:
- sliding door
- walkable floors
- Cabin windows
- Balcony doors
- Structural sealant glazing systems
- Partitioning & bulkheads
Our goal is to work closely with naval architect and ship owners to achieve having the best possible quality products in combination with our different system partners.
A CONNECTED APPROACH ADAPTED TO THE NEW WORLD WE ARE WORKING IN
Being a part of the Saint-Gobain group, sustainability commitment is a core part of our strategy to CO2 reductions in business travels. With today’s fast pace changes in technologies, travel reductions and sanitary rules, an increase in digitalization is an approach most companies are opting for, which inevitably brings new ways of working and technology trends. Therefore, we must adapt to new ways of working.
For that reason, regardless of where you are located, we invite you to an online meeting to assist you in any challenges, ideas, or inquiries you might have regarding marine glazing. This allows us to improve our ways of communicating while ensuring a top-quality service.
The Vetrotech Marine Team, counts on different digital tools in order to present and discuss technical and commercial information that is relevant for your project as well as showcasing our production capabilities in order to bring your architectural design to live. We can assist you to find the right coatings for your project, to achieve the desired glass values, have the best possible thermal insulation, weight savings solutions, as well as the safest fire rated composition and much more.
Let us know what you would like to discuss about, that way we can have a tailored discussion specific to your needs and set up an online meeting, to help you find out what is the right solution.