Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (SGPPL) has announced the appointment of Adam Burnett to the position of business development manager, acoustics for the company’s Green Glue Noiseproofing product.
Burnett will be responsible for the production of the Green Glue Noiseproofing System and developing new applications and distribution channels for its technologies.
Prior to joining Acoustics, Burnett worked as production manager and in a Six Sigma Black Belt position at Saint-Gobain’s Granville facility. Before that, he worked at Tyco International as both a mechanical engineer and a plant engineer.
The Green Glue Noiseproofing System offers four technologies that substantially reduce noise transmission between rooms: Green Glue Noiseproofing Compound, Noiseproofing Sealant, Clips and Joist Tape. They can be used in both residential and commercial construction.
Founded in 2003 in Fargo, N.D., and relocated in 2009 to Granville, N.Y., the Green Glue Co. is an R&D and manufacturing firm specializing in viscoelastic materials and is a leading producer of sound isolation products used in residential and commercial noiseproofing. Green Glue Noiseproofing Compound, the company’s first product, is marketed and sold for new construction and remodeling of residential, home theater, recording studio, hospitality and multi-family construction.
The Green Glue Company is wholly owned by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp. St. Gobain is a global manufacturer of building products with more than 330 locations in North America. Saint-Gobain businesses in North America include CertainTeed in Valley Forge, Pa., and Norandex Building Materials Distribution in Hudson, Ohio. In the United States and Canada, Saint-Gobain reported sales of approximately $6.8 billion in 2009.