Historia firmy

1932
Owens Illinois Glass produces the first string.
1935
Corning Glass – Experts in the manufacture of glass start working with Owens Illinois.
1938
Combine to form a company Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corporation.
1939 – World War II.
Owens Corning products are widely used in particular by the U.S. Navy.
1945
Owens Corning follows the increased use of fiberglass FRP, produced the first boat, First fishing accessories.
1953
More than 10.000 Corvette automobile body is equipped with Owens Corning – pioneer FRP.
1969
The first lunar module insulated materials Owens Corning is on the moon, the first men on the moon in space suits made from materials Owens Corning.
1976
Owens Corning performs extensive sales system 1 billion dollars.
1977
Owens Corning is the owner of a production plant shingles, and after the introduction of the technical innovation of applying the glass fiber as a structural layer of shingles, the company was the first and the world's largest producer of.
1996
The new headquarters office in Toledo. (Ohio)
2005
Annual sales exceed 6 mld USD.
2007
Completed the purchase of part of Saint-Gobain VETROTEX not related to construction materials, 4.500 new colleagues from the production and distribution of fiberglass Owens Corning joined.
2010
the company starts selling wool in Poland