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Colas collects hat-trick of RoSPA awards

Colas collects hat-trick of RoSPA awards

The winners of the prestigious RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) awards for 2019 have been announced and Colas Ltd have collected three major awards, including for the first time the Fleet Safety Technology Trophy.

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Colas continues to work with Hampshire County Council following framework award

Colas continues to work with Hampshire County Council following framework award

Colas is delighted to have been awarded a place on the Hampshire County Council – Generation 4-1 Civil Engineering, Highways and Transportation Collaborative Framework. This four year framework will run from April 1st 2020 and will include works with a value up to £250,000.

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Colas team starts today in keeping Lincolnshire's roads safe for key workers

Colas team starts today in keeping Lincolnshire's roads safe for key workers

From today (1 April 2020), Colas Limited will take to the streets as one of Lincolnshire County Council's new highways contractors, together with Balfour Beatty Group Limited and alongside existing contractor, WSP UK Limited.

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Colas Response to COVID-19

Colas Response to COVID-19

Colas recognises that the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus has major implications for public health, public services and businesses generally. Colas is continually monitoring the evolving situation and taking precautions to minimise the potential risk of coronavirus on business, taking careful account of latest government and public health advice.

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Colas introduces the Exopush Exoskeleton to the UK

Colas introduces the Exopush Exoskeleton to the UK

Colas has launched the Exopush in its UK business. Exopush is an exoskeleton designed to give power assistance to operatives working on levelling with a rake. Amongst emerging benefits will be productivity gains and increased efficiency plus direct cost savings from lost time at work in the industry, due to multiskeletal problems.

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Colas response to Coronavirus

Colas response to Coronavirus

Colas recognises that the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus has major implications for public health, public services and businesses generally. Colas is continually monitoring the evolving situation and taking precautions to minimise the potential risk of coronavirus on business, taking careful account of latest government and public health advice.

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UK Team collaborate with Colas France on major Paris-Orly airport runway renovation

UK Team collaborate with Colas France on major Paris-Orly airport runway renovation

Re-building the runway at France’s second biggest airport is not an everyday occurrence… The renovation and upgrading of runway 3 at Paris-Orly airport, built soon after the WWII and extended in 1959, had become essential. Colas Île-de-France Normandie secured the contract for the project, as part of a consortium with Colas Projects, Spie batignolles valérian, JDC Airports and Cegelec.

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Colas (Gabon) UK receives €43 million from UKEF to upgrade roads in Gabon

Colas (Gabon) UK receives €43 million from UKEF to upgrade roads in Gabon

Liz Truss, Department of International Trade Secretary, today announced that UK Export Finance (UKEF) has provided €43 million worth of support for a project by Colas (Gabon) UK to upgrade roads in Gabon. Colas has had a significant presence in Gabon for 50 years. Colas Ltd approached UK Export Finance seeking investment in a prestigious and high-impact project to upgrade 86km of roads in Libreville.

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Great Ancoats Street improvement works get underway

Great Ancoats Street improvement works get underway

Colas continues to cement its place in the North West with Mancunian Way already under development, this week sees the contractor starting work on another contract win from Manchester City Council for the Great Ancoats Street Improvement Works under Lot 4 of the Highways & Infrastructure Construction Works framework.

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