News Archive 2009

Below are our news articles from 2009.

Praise for S.A.I.D at IHT Road Safety Conferences

Tuesday, 01 December 2009
Colas have had the privilege of addressing three conferences of the Institution of Highways and Transportation (IHT) during October and November on the theme of ‘Road Safety: Actions Speak Louder... Read more

Dual success at Highways Excellence Awards 2009

Friday, 30 October 2009
The 22nd October saw this year’s Highways Magazine ‘Awards for Excellence’ take place in London. The evening was a celebration of achievements that have been made during 2009 throughout the UK’s... Read more

Recruitment process started for 2009/10 graduate training with Colas

Friday, 16 October 2009
We are pleased to announce that we have started the recruitment process for our 2009/2010 intake of Graduates. Colas has excellent opportunities, all over the UK, for Civil Engineering graduates to... Read more

Aston Hall gets Fibredec facelift

Thursday, 10 September 2009
In a project completed by Colas earlier this summer, historic Aston Hall, built almost 400 years ago near Birmingham, has seen its magnificent driveway and footways get a facelift using the... Read more

Isle of Man taxiway recycling

Wednesday, 09 September 2009
Colas has secured a further major contract at Isle of Man Airport which will see the significant use of in-situ pavement recycling techniques together with BBA surface course With a budget of £3.2... Read more

Colas win major innovation award as part of joint venture

Friday, 03 July 2009
A-One, the joint venture company comprising Colas and Halcrow, have won an important IHT (Institution of Highways and Transport) award for innovation. In a ceremony held on 19th June at the Royal... Read more

Colas, safer routes to school

Monday, 01 June 2009
Children at Middleton and Westwood Primary Schools in the Middleton Sissons area of south Leeds are learning all about road safety with the help of highways contractor Colas. The firm is working... Read more

Colas Wins £40m Contract with Wirral Council

Thursday, 05 February 2009
Wirral Council has announced the award of a five year highways and engineering services contract to road construction and maintenance specialists, Colas Ltd. The contract, which is valued at £8m per... Read more

Colas Wins National Award for Innovation

Thursday, 15 January 2009
Paving technology introduced to the UK by Colas is producing great benefits for airport operators – improving safety, reducing risks and furthering the overall value of runway resurfacing schemes. In... Read more