Vicat SA manufactures and distributes cement, ready-mix concrete, and aggregate concrete pipes and mortars. It also engages in the transport, construction chemicals, paper production, and precast concrete products. The company operates through the following segments: Cement, Concrete and Aggregates, and Other Products and Services. The Cement segment produces hydraulic binder which forms a part of the composition of concrete and its raw materials are limestone and clay. The Concrete and Aggregates segment manufactures ready-mix concrete and sands and natural gravels used in the construction of civil engineering works, public works, and buildings. The Other Products and Services segment operates in activities complementary to its other main businesses, which enables it to develop synergies, optimize costs, and improve customer service. The company was founded by Joseph Vicat on January 11, 1853 and is headquartered in Courbevoie, France.