Awards

Colt's awards are testament to the quality of its innovations and products:

  • 1st prize for product innovation for Colt Climatower in the "BAKA" awards 2015. Read more.
  • Colt wins the Bavarian Energy Award 2014. Colt's ClimaTower has won this award in the Buildings and Building Designs category for its outstanding energy efficiency at the Derag LivingHotel in Munich. Read more.
  • 2014: Bioreactor façade wins Zumtobel Group Award. A “living green façade” created by the design teams of Arup, Colt and SSC has won the Zumtobel Group Award for best applied innovation. Read more.
  • 2014:  Colt Netherlands awarded “Innovator Status” for the Colt CoolStream N at the Techni-Show Innovatie Awards. Read more on the Colt Netherlands website.
  • 2012: High Commendations for Colt UK's Havant Factory in the 2012 Best Factory Awards, following its 5S continuous improvement programme. Read more on the Colt UK website.

…its excellent support during the implementation phase:

  • 2013: Colt Dubai received an Excellence Award “in recognition of the exceptional commitment and outstanding work on completion of the smoke curtains on Concourse A of Dubai Airport” and for “delivering beyond expectations” by Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects.

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…its Health & Safety track record:

  • 2014: Colt UK awarded the President's Award in the prestigious RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety awards. Read more on the Colt UK website.
  • 2013: Colt Belgium received a two star approval for VCA (Safety, Health and Environment).

  • 2012: Colt Germany received a Health and Safety award from the BGHW (Berufsgenossenschaft Handel und Warendistribution), the German professional body representing accident insurance providers, for the introduction of a set of measurable and sustainable Health and Safety procedures, as well as clarity in existing regulations and guidelines. In 2014 we received a renewal of the certificate, which is valid until the end of 2017.

…its quality as an employer:

  • 2013: Colt UK recognised as one of a small number of best practice schemes with the Pension Quality Mark PLUS, awarded for the high employer contribution levels, strong governance and clear communication. Read more 

… and its business performance:

  • 2015: Colt won a ranking in the 11th annual Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 2015 league table, confirming its place among Britain’s private mid-market companies with the biggest sales. In 2014 Colt’s turnover was £146m. Read more.