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Publishing industry looks to Papeteries de Vizille

Papeteries de Vizille, a division of the Vicat Group, is proud to participate in a number of literary successes.

Vicat develops wildlife protection center

Vicat becomes a patron of Le Tichodrome association to create a wildlife protection center. The center will be located on the quarry site of the company's first cement plant in the Le ...

Study highlights concrete's usefulness in sustainable development

The first multi-dimensional study on the qualité Environnementale des Bâtiments - QEB (Environmental Quality of Buildings), commissioned by the cement and concrete industry, shows that concrete construction systems satisfy the requirements ...

A quarry becomes a showcase for biodiversity

A former agricultural area, this gravel pit has been converted into a natural habitat for fauna and flora.  

The Lunix paving stone: An ecologically-minded product

Combining permeability and aesthetics, the new paving stone by Creabeton Matériaux is a popular choice for green spaces. 

Introducing VPI's Réatherm 500

The suppression of thermal bridges, protection of the structure and improved comfort in winter and summer are the main benefits of outside thermal insulation (OTI).  VPI is offering thermal protection ...

Vicat introduces its 100% natural hemp solutions

In March 2010, Vicat launched its line of hemp solutions. Having just completed its concrete-based constructive offering, these solutions guarantee performance, thermal comfort and sustainable construction.

France: Hospital center in Bourgoin-Jallieu

The Vicat Group supplies 37,000 m3 of concrete for the construction of the new Pierre Oudot Hospital Center in Bourgoin-Jallieu, a 400-bed facility, as well as 3,000 m3 of ready-mix concrete to build ...

Pompidou Centre (Metz): Vicat's role in this unique achievement

The Vicat Group supplies 10,000 m3 of high-performance concrete (HPC) to build the first branch of the Pompidou Centre in Metz.

Vicat Aggregates awarded for its environmental awareness

The Vicat Group has a longstanding policy of promoting the naturalization of its quarry sites. The most recent example - the Saint-Denis-Lès-Bourg quarry - earned national recognition for the company's ...