Our main objective is to provide safe passage for anyone living and visiting Portsmouth. We aim to provide everyone with a well maintained, clean and vibrant city.
kg of dog waste collected each week
Days per year worked with 24 hour operation
street lights currently installed with brighter, energy efficient lamps
years we have been looking after Portsmouth
Colas' Network Management team coordinates all works carried out across Portsmouth to ensure there are no conflicts and the traffic moves as freely as possible. The team also manage the road network and ensure that anyone working on the highway does so in accordance with government regulations and guidelines.
Poor street lighting can lead to an increased risk of road accidents and higher crime levels. Colas' experienced Electrical team look after all aspects of street lighting across the city keeping the streets well lit and safe.
The Capital Works team complete Life Cycle Replacement (LCR) works on Portsmouth's roads and footways. This involves resurfacing them when they come to the end of their life cycle.
Our Highways Maintenance team are responsible for looking after the roads, pavements, drains & gullies, road markings, street furniture, grounds maintenance and trees across the Portsmouth network.
Our Winter Maintenance team are responsible for keeping the city moving during the colder months and have a Winter Maintenance programme in place which runs from 01 October to 30 April each year to deal with snow. They also deal with other emergency events such as flooding and high winds.