Military professionals require high-performance protection at the lightest weight possible. Saint-Gobain’s silicon carbide ceramic materials for composite systems provide superior ballistic protection against a wide range of threats, meeting or exceeding MIL-STD specifications.
Saint-Gobain has been protecting military personnel for more than 40 years. From the world’s first ceramic body armor system developed to protect U.S. troops in the Vietnam conflict to advanced systems for warfighters in global modern combat, Saint-Gobain has been at the forefront of innovation, performance and manufacturing reliability.
Saint-Gobain’s extensive material portfolio and production capabilities ensure a solution for any ceramic armor need. Saint-Gobain is vertically integrated, from silicon carbide powder to finished torso plates, ensuring time-tested quality and consistency of our products.