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Lucky 13 for Colas

Tuesday, 12 January 2016
article thumbnailColas have become one of the first contractors in the country to receive accreditation under the new National Highways Sector Scheme 30 (NHSS 30) for the installation maintenance and repair of... Read more

Colas Secures Major Contract Wins

Tuesday, 15 December 2015
article thumbnail  Today (15 December 2015) Highways England (HE) officially announced the award of two contracts for Colas joint venture (JV) A-one+, Area 4 a new contract in Kent and the retention of Area 12,... Read more

Active management of diversions has safety spin off

Monday, 26 October 2015
article thumbnail  One of Highways England’s key objectives is to provide road users with information that is relevant to their journeys. Smart motorways are an obvious example and now, thanks to pioneering work from leading... Read more

'Roadside working safely' - Training from Colas and TRL

Monday, 19 October 2015
The roadside is a hazardous place to work, so it is essential that staff receive appropriate training.  Since 2005, over 1,000 people have been killed or injured each year in incidents on hard... Read more

Asphalt self-delivery - a first for Colas and Highways England

Monday, 12 October 2015
article thumbnailIn a first for Highways England (HE), Colas has installed a dedicated fixed-base mobile asphalt plant specifically for use in Area 14. This is the first time ever that a joint venture partnership... Read more