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Colas in successful bid wins contract with Leeds Highways

Colas have been awarded a new Highways Works Term contract with Leeds City Council to deliver highway improvement and maintenance works. The contract will run from April 1st 2017 until 31st March 2019 (with a potential for further extensions to a maximum four year term).

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Paving the Way - Colas uses BBA for East Midlands Airport Runway Resurfacing

In 2016, Colas was appointed by Main Contractor Galliford Try as specialist surfacing contractor as part of a project to recondition the 2.9km 09-27 runway at East Midlands Airport, operated by the Manchester Airport Group (MAG).

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Colas awarded Highways England Blue Star Award for Innovation In Safety

Colas identified a potential safety risk with removable magnetic Chapter 8 Chevrons traditionally used for cars visiting worksites and, together with Farnborough Signs, has developed an innovative solution for the problem.

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Colas secures place on Gatwick Airport’s Framework

Colas is delighted to have secured a place on Gatwick Airport’s prestigious framework contract for its five-year Capital Investment Programme worth £1.2bn.

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Colas join prestigious ADEPT Corporate Partnership Scheme

Colas is one of the first companies to seize the opportunity to join the prestigious Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport (ADEPT) following the recent introduction of their new Corporate ADEPT Members Scheme.

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Colas trials its innovative solar road solution, Wattway

Colas is set to start trialling its innovative solar road solution, Wattway, and is in the process of identifying potential UK sites with clients interested in the world’s first ever photovoltaic road surfacing.

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