Colas News

Highways England names Colas Ltd in multi million pound initiative to revitalise concrete roads

Highways England names Colas Ltd in multi million pound initiative to revitalise concrete roads

Highways England has announced two contracts worth £285 million to upgrade the concrete surface of roads across the country today (Tuesday 30 March).

Read more
Collaboration & Shared Global Expertise at Colas for Runway Surfacing

Collaboration & Shared Global Expertise at Colas for Runway Surfacing

The Colas Ltd joint venture project at Hoima International Airport in Uganda is progressing well and paving of the runway and taxiways is underway

Read more
Colas reduces environmental impact with local manufacture of new Ultra Traffic Signal Head

Colas reduces environmental impact with local manufacture of new Ultra Traffic Signal Head

Colas continues to expand its portfolio of products - the Integrated Transport Systems (ITS) division can supply the brand-new Ultra traffic signal head which has a reduced carbon footprint due to local manufacturing.

Read more
Double win for Colas at the CECA North West Awards

Double win for Colas at the CECA North West Awards

Colas is delighted to announce that is has achieved a double first at The Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) North West 2020 Awards, winning the Social Value Award for our £9.1m Manchester Princess Road project, and Colas Quantity Surveyor, Matt Groome won the ‘Young Professional of the Year 2020 award.

Read more
Colas partners with Social Value Portal

Colas partners with Social Value Portal

Colas has partnered with the Social Value Portal and is rolling out the use of their measurement tool as we align with the National Themes, Outcomes and Measures (TOMs) framework.

Read more
Colas adds further COVID-19 safety measure

Colas adds further COVID-19 safety measure

In addition to rolling out the rapid flow testing as announced last week, Colas has also introduced the innovative use of electrostatic fogging machines which will sanitise the inside of vehicles, removing COVID-19 droplets from surfaces.

Read more
Colas-SIAC awarded major improvement works at A46 Stoneleigh Junction

Colas-SIAC awarded major improvement works at A46 Stoneleigh Junction

Warwickshire County Council and key strategic partners Coventry City Council and Warwick District Council have announced the start of major improvement works to the A46 Stoneleigh Junction, following a contract award to Colas-SIAC Limited.

Read more
Colas is the first in the UK to launch frictionless safety reporting

Colas is the first in the UK to launch frictionless safety reporting

Colas Ltd has announced that they have launched frictionless reporting within their AVA Airsweb safety reporting platform. They are the first UK construction company to roll this out, and one of only eight companies in the world to have launched the system.

Read more
Trail blazing CYCLOPS is launched at Chorlton Road

Trail blazing CYCLOPS is launched at Chorlton Road

Colas have completed construction works on Area 1a – Chorlton Road in Manchester which features the first CYCLOPS junction in the UK. This innovative scheme is one of the early phases of the £13.4m investment into the Manchester to Chorlton Cycling and Walking route.

Read more

Keep up to date with the latest news from Colas Ltd.

To get in touch about any of the news items featured, please contact our PR and Communications Officer:

Email: news@colas.co.uk  |  Tel: +44 (0) 134 271 1000