Founded in 1938 Owens Corning has a presence in over 30 countries worldwide, and is committed to building a sustainable future through innovation in materials.
Owens-Corning was formed in 1938 when Corning Glass Works and Owens-Illinois combined forces as the USA’s leading glassworks companies to share costs, expertise and ideas in the world of fibreglass.
Since then, they have grown and expanded their products to include roofing and asphalt solutions, and composites. Now a company with over 19, 000 employees they pride themselves on their work pioneering new processes and materials for the company, as well as the regularly winning awards for sustainability, product quality and corporate leadership.
Their company aim is to ensure that their products can make the world a better, more sustainable place, and they employ the phrase “global in scope, human in scale” to describe how important the individuals within their business are, especially in the global scheme and scope of their business.