Following the acquisition of GCP Applied Technologies by Saint-Gobain, GCP’s Specialty Construction Chemicals (SCC) segment will integrate with CHRYSO within the new construction chemicals business unit, part of the high-performance solutions division of Saint-Gobain.

Steve Williams, formerly president of Chryso North America, has been appointed president of the construction chemicals business unit for North America and will run the combined North American business.

As part of the same business unit, GCP SCC and Chryso will combine their strengths and resources to provide their customers and partners with the most advanced solutions and services across North America.


Saint-Gobain Construction Chemicals offers cement additives, concrete admixtures, and specialty building materials, through the combined activities of Chryso and GCP. Its recent technologies for sustainable construction help reduce energy consumption, lower the carbon footprint of cements and concrete, and foster the circular economy. Leveraging its global manufacturing presence, Saint-Gobain Construction Chemicals serves its customers through local sites in over 40 countries, employing over 2,700 people.