People feel better in Colt conditions
Colt was born as a family business, founded by Jack O'Hea in 1931, and has grown steadily since. Still a family business, today Colt is present around the world, providing healthy, comfortable and safe working conditions in industrial and commercial buildings.
Colt today: a solid foundation
Colt's wealth of expertise
spans very different specialties, including climate control, ventilation, solar shading and smoke control - from design advice to R&D, manufacturing, installation and maintenance.
Find out about our products & systems
or even why we believe people feel better in Colt conditions
Colt is present around the world through locally staffed companies backed by a global organisation
. This enables us to approach each market with the offering that best meets its demand. It also means that our local teams are able to support customers with the best Colt expertise and first-hand knowledge of local conditions, regulations and practices.
To learn more about our approach, visit the locations
and design and project management
sections.Entrepreneurship, stability and managed growth:
these are the guiding principles that inform the way Colt is run, earning our reputation as a sound business, and form the solid foundation for our present and future success.
Read about our financial principles
and download the Colt Annual Review 2012
to find out more about our recent performance.
Investing in the future
'People are the greatest asset a company can have':
we believe in nurturing the talent in our teams through mentoring and training, and creating a collaborative working environment.
Read more about the values
at the heart of our business.
We invest heavily in developing new technologies
and in transferring technical knowledge across our organisation to offer our customers around the world the most advanced solutions.
Read more about our R&D activities
We invest in developing new markets, expanding our business around the world. Our global presence strengthens our stability, as we can make the most of opportunities where they arise.
Find out about our locations
around the world.
Colt develops technologies that harness the natural elements to make the most efficient use of energy, and contribute to a sustainable built environment
Read about Colt and the environment
and our environmental policy.
Colt conditions around the world
Read about the exciting projects Colt has recently completed around the world: download our Coltpost