News Archive 2006

Below are our news articles from 2006.

Technical Support in the Shetlands

Just five months after joining the Technical Services department of Colas Ltd, Sebastian Ward was sent on his first major site project – not for an afternoon just down the road but for two and a... Read more

Portsmouth Website Launched

The ground-breaking Portsmouth PFI has been operational since the 31st January 2005.� In order to improve our service to the residents and businesses of Portsmouth we have created a website... Read more

HM Naval Base Jetty Reconstruction

Colas has recently completed a project for Fleet Support Limited at the HM Naval Base, Portsmouth. Surrounded by aircraft carrier Invincible, destroyers Southampton and Manchester and the ship Sir... Read more

LB of Hammersmith & Fulham Contract Extended

As a result of continued hard work and excellent client service our team based at Old Oak Common has been granted a one year extension, running from 1st April 2007 until 31st March 2008, to their... Read more

Birmingham International Airport

Colas Airfields Division has been awarded a 12 month contract by Birmingham International Airport for joint sealing and flexible concrete repairs. The contract commences 1st. November2006 and there... Read more

Golf day raises £500 for charity

On 25th September 32 guests, staff and directors took part in the Highwaymans Golf Society Southern Golf Day at the Singing Hills golf course. Rain did not dampen spirits during the morning... Read more

A325 Alice Holt

Works at the A325 Alice Holt major maintenance scheme in Hampshire are progressing towards completion and our client has praised the helpful, problem solving, approach of our site team. A second... Read more

Sumburgh Runway Opened

Runway 09/27 was formally opened on 4th September by Mr. Tavish Scott, member of the Scottish Parliament for Shetland and Transport Minister. Carl Fergusson and Steve Hill attended the official... Read more

Repaving the B4000

When the wearing course of the B4000 near Newbury needed replacing, West Berkshire Council decided to use the Colas Repave Process to resurface the 15,000m2 of carriageway in two sections.... Read more

Mobile Asphalt Plant Accreditation

ISO 9001:2000 accreditation for our Ermont TSM 225 Mobile Asphalt Plant has recently been achieved. Following its recent successful utilisation at Sumburgh Airport the plant is now fully accredited... Read more