Product Development

At Colas, our main objective through the development of our products is to make improvements and modifications to our existing products and application techniques and design and create new products and services. Every development is completed in order to create pioneering and sustainable infrastructure solutions for our customers.

Our cutting edge research is completed in order to provide products and services which are durable and long lasting, environmentally friendly through reduced chemical components, efficient in manufacture and applications and reduce carbon emissions and energy consumption.

Colas introduce a new high performance surfacing material for UK runways

Colas are the first UK contractor to introduce the enhanced Béton Bitumineux pour chaussées Aéronautiques (BBA) surface course material, also known as Betoflex to the airfields market. This high performing surfacing material was developed by the International Colas Group. Guidance on the application of BBA is now included in British Standard documents.