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Making a Noise About Health & Safety

Making a Noise About Health & Safety

As we make a noise about Health & Safety during the Colas Global Safety Week, we are focusing on noise. Noise is part of everyday life and cannot be avoided but too much can cause permanent and disabling hearing damage.

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Massive Ugandan airport project wins shortlisting for prestigious industry award

Massive Ugandan airport project wins shortlisting for prestigious industry award

COLAS UK’s highly-innovative and sustainable development of a full-scale international airport in the remote Ugandan bush has today [5 June] been shortlisted for a prestigious UK construction industry award.

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Colas backs Cornish quarrying operation with major investment

Colas backs Cornish quarrying operation with major investment

We are making a major multi-million-pound investment in our Cornish quarrying operation, Colas Cornwall Quarries. This reflects our Colas Group strategic commitment to quarrying globally.

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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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