Saint-Gobain expands presence on European aerospace market

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics has acquired the assets of MIPNET Industries operating under the brand JTT Composites, expanding the portfolio of solutions and production capabilities in the European aerospace market, the company said.

Based at a new facility near Bordeaux, France, JTT Composites supplies the regional aerospace market and sells composite parts designed with the innovative RT2iTM weaving technology.

Saint-Gobain, a habitat and construction company, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials providing solutions to the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection. With 2015 sales of EUR39.6 billion, Saint-Gobain operates in 66 countries and has more than 170,000 employees.