Colas is an ambitious, award-winning civil engineering business, delivering sustainable solutions for the design, building and maintenance of the UK's transport infrastructure. We have unrivalled expertise based not only on our long history, but also on the strength we derive from being part of the world-leading International Colas Group. The Group has excellent R&D facilities based in Paris, giving us access to innovative new products, processes and ideas. The company delivers services to clients including the Highways Agency, local authorities, the MoD and the private sector, as well as to contractors, consultants, architects and utility companies.
Colas has 20 depots around the UK with its Head Office in West Sussex.
Our core business capabilities include:
• Transport Information Systems
• Traffic Management
• Highways Maintenance and Management
• Products and materials
• Surface Treatments
• Construction Projects
• Exterior Lighting
With over 20 years of experience, Colas is a market leader in the manufacture, supply, installation and maintenance support of Intelligent Transport Systems. Our accredited nationwide Traffic Management service is dedicated to the delivery of a safer road environment for all – we take care of all the planning, design, operations, equipment and resources.
Our street lighting expertise in installation and maintenance can help improve energy efficiency and reduce running costs. We currently operate lighting contracts for several major County and city councils.
Colas is also a leader in the design, manufacture, supply and application of surface treatments. Our extensive range of innovative solutions, offer customers a wide choice of cost effective options. The company manufactures bituminous products at the forefront of surfacing developments, offering both conventional and specialist products and services. Our products include a comprehensive range of packed bitumen products, quarry binders, surface dressing binders, bond coats and coated stone.