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Autonomous IPV on track for installation

Monday, 23 May 2016
article thumbnail  Following our recent announcement that we are to begin building and trialling the first Autonomous Impact Protection Vehicle (IPV) in the UK, Research & Development Manager Ryan Wood describes the... Read more

Innovative Solution developed for Chapter 8 Chevrons on cars

Thursday, 12 May 2016
article thumbnailColas identified a potential safety risk with the removable magnetic Chapter 8 chevrons traditionally used for cars visiting worksites and, together with Farnborough Signs, has developed an... Read more

Colas scoops Civil Engineering Contract of the Year Award

Friday, 06 May 2016
article thumbnailColas scooped the Contract of the Year Award at the Civil Engineering and Contractors Association – Yorkshire & Humberside (CECA Y&H) twentieth annual prize giving event in Harrogate. Colas won the... Read more

Proud Colas celebrates employee achievements

Thursday, 05 May 2016
article thumbnailThe first ever Our People Awards, Colas’ internal award recognition scheme for employees, has taken place at the prestigious London Transport Museum.   Shortlisted individuals and teams from across... Read more

Colas wins place on £1.5 billion North East civils framework

Tuesday, 03 May 2016
article thumbnailAfter a successful tender process, Colas has been awarded a place on the North East Procurement Organisation (NEPO) civil engineering framework. More than a dozen North East local authorities, as... Read more