- Compagnie de Saint-Gobain has signed a share purchase agreement to acquire 100% of the equity capital of Kirson.

Founded in 1963, and located in Bavaria, Germany, Kirson makes reinforcement scrim and combination products of scrim and nonwoven fabrics.

These solutions primarily serve the waterproofing roofing markets as well as floor coverings and construction panels.

In 2016, Kirson's revenues reached €27 million.

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