Airport Case studies

  • Birmingham Airport Runway Extension

    Birmingham Airport is one of the UK’s busiest airports, handling over 9 million passengers a year.  The airport offers both domestic flights within the UK and international flights to Europe, Nor...
  • Pan Garrison Lifecycle Works

    Through a recurring maintenance and life cycle improvement contract which began in February 2013, Colas have carried out maintenance works on several MoD garrisons on behalf of our client Aspire Defen...
  • Inverness Airport Runway & Taxiway Rehabilitation

    Inverness Airport is located in Dalcross, north east of the city of Inverness in Scotland. Operated by Highlands and Islands Airports Limited, the airport is the main gateway for travellers to the nor...
  • Gatwick Airport Main Runway Rehabilitation

    London Gatwick Airport is the world’s busiest single runway airport and supports the air space around London.  Taxiways Papa and November are of paramount importance to the airfield taxiway syste...
  • Gatwick Airport – Papa/November Taxiway

    London Gatwick Airport is the world’s busiest single runway airport and supports the air space around London.  Taxiways Papa and November are of paramount importance to the airfield taxiway syste...
  • London Southend Airport Runway Rehabilitation

    Purchased in December 2008 by The Stobart Group and formerly known as RAF Rochford, London Southend Airport is a long-established regional airport for South East Essex and is the Eastern Gateway to Lo...
  • Manchester International Airport Runway Rehabilitation

    Manchester Airport is the third largest airport in the UK with approximately 20 million passengers passing through its terminals each year.  It is also the only airport in the UK, other than Lond...
  • Anchorage International Airport Runway Rehabilitation

    This federally funded project was the second of two stages to reconstruct, extend and provide drainage on the 7R/25L runway at Anchorage International Airport, Alaska.  Colas carried out improvements ...
  • Falklands RAF Mount Pleasant

    Mount Pleasant Airport (MPA) is the home of the UK military defence force in the Falkland Islands.  Becoming fully operational in 1986 and home to up to 200 military personnel, the station was co...
  • Newquay Cornwall Airport –Taxiway and Apron Upgrade

    Blackpool International Airport is a commercial airport originally built as a Royal Air Force station and is now a base for several airlines with regular international and domestic services. Aircraft ...
  • Jersey Airport – Runway Rehabilitation

    Blackpool International Airport is a commercial airport originally built as a Royal Air Force station and is now a base for several airlines with regular international and domestic services. Aircraft ...
  • Isle of Man Airport - Taxiway Refurbishment

    Isle of Man Airport is the main civilian airport on the Isle of Man. It is located in the south of the island at Ronaldsway, southwest of the capital city, Douglas, the island's capital. Along with th...
  • Tiree Airport Main Runway Resurfacing

    Tiree Airport is situated on the island of Tiree within the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Scotland.  The most westerly island of the Inner Hebrides, Tiree is relatively small spanning onl...
  • Sumburgh Airport Runway Resurfacing and Extensions

    Sumburgh Airport is the main airport serving the Shetland Islands, north of Scotland.  The airport, owned by Highlands and Islands Airports Limited, offers direct flights to Aberdeen, Edinburgh, ...
  • Blackpool International Airport – Runway Resurfacing

    Blackpool International Airport is a commercial airport originally built as a Royal Air Force station and is now a base for several airlines with regular international and domestic services. Aircraft ...

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