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Colas in deal for £100 million Uganda project

Colas in deal for £100 million Uganda project

COLAS UK has today [26 April 2019] signed a deal with the Ugandan authorities which gives the contractor an exclusive window to develop a multi-million-pound project in the east African state.

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Futuristic Colas steals the show at Traffex 2019

Futuristic Colas steals the show at Traffex 2019

Colas demonstrated the route to the future this week at Traffex at the NEC in Birmingham, stealing the show with amazing innovations highlighting the French-owned group’s pioneering strength.

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Colas wins top spots in multi-million pound Highways England framework

Colas wins top spots in multi-million pound Highways England framework

Colas has won two major bids to carry out multi-million pound programmes for Highways England in the Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside & Lancashire area – coming first in the face of stiff competition.

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Colas Safety Exclusion Zone marked with red and blue lighting, roadworks at night with plant vehicle and workers.

Colas - Lighting the way for improved safety

Everyone knows that red means danger and Colas in the North East, in collaboration with Highway Service – a local construction machinery specialist – has come up with an ingenious way of maximising safe working by beaming a clear red danger zone around its biggest machines.

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Newcastle are ready for the winter weather

Newcastle are ready for the winter weather

Colas, which is in the third year of a contract that runs until 2026 with Newcastle City Council to treat the city’s roads. Having invested in seven new vehicles this year as Newcastle braces itself for the arrival of freezing temperatures, their gritting teams are fully prepared for the winter weather.

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Colas ITS Receives Award from Highways Electrical Association

Colas ITS Receives Award from Highways Electrical Association

The Colas ITS business were presented with the Highways Electrical Association (HEA) Contracting Member of the Year (Large Organisation) award 2018 at the awards ceremony.

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Colas drives forward with M62 safety improvements

Colas drives forward with M62 safety improvements

Backed by Highways England and Leeds city council, Colas is driving forward with safety improvements on the M62 south of Leeds.

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New CEO puts Colas on multi-million pound course for top tier

New CEO puts Colas on multi-million pound course for top tier

CARL Fergusson, has this week become the new Chief Executive of Colas Ltd - with a mission to ‘wake the sleeping giant’, harness the 95-year old firm’s potential and transform it into a British household name.

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Colas invites suppliers to engage on Uganda airport project

Colas invites suppliers to engage on Uganda airport project

SUPPLIERS in the UK now have the chance to get involved in the construction of a new multi-million-pound Hoima airport in Uganda – supported by UK Export Finance and backed by UK Department for International Trade.

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