Proven Performance in Demanding Applications
For nearly 50 years, Saint-Gobain has led the way in the development of high-performance materials for ceramic armor systems. From the first ceramic body armor system for U.S. troops in Vietnam to the modern body armor systems, Saint-Gobain is committed to protecting the warfighter.
As the world's largest ceramic producer, Saint-Gobain's parts range from high-volume net shape tiles for vehicles and aircraft to complex engineered components for personal protection. Saint-Gobain protects the war fighter on the land and in the air.
Leading the Industry
Saint-Gobain's Silicon Carbide materials provide performance advantages that are unmatched in the industry:
- Meets or exceeds MIL-STD specifications
- Multi-hit Protection
- Flexible Design
- High Hardness
- High Stength