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After high-intensity Christmas engineering, London Bridge station opens

Our team at London Bridge station has started the year with a celebration of the opening of the station following an intensive period of work over the Christmas break.

Costain appointed to Crown Commercial Service Management Consultancy Framework

Costain, the engineering group deploying technology-based solutions to meet national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures, has been appointed by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) to provide consulting services as part of its Management Consultancy Framework.

Bond Street station reaches milestone

Bond Street station reaches milestone

Our team working on the £300m revamp of Bond Street Tube station reached a proud milestone on the morning of the 17 November, just in time for the Christmas shopping surge.

Government announces funding for a world-leading Smart Mobility Living Lab in London

A consortium led by TRL, the global centre for innovation in transport and mobility, has been awarded £13.4m of the government’s £51m Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) test bed funding to create a world-leading, real-world test environment in London for the development of future mobility solutions.

Tunnel construction complete on Scotland’s biggest sewer

Tunnel construction complete on Scotland’s biggest sewer

The construction phase of Scotland’s biggest waste water tunnel, which will help tackle flooding and improve river water quality in the Glasgow area, has been completed.

New platform and tracks at London Bridge station

New platform and tracks at London Bridge station

Teams at the London Bridge Station redevelopment project ­ part of the government-sponsored Thameslink Programme – worked intensely over the August bank holiday period at London Bridge Station under special ‘blockade’ conditions.

Castle to castle challenge

Castle to castle challenge 2017 for Ty Hafan Hospice

A team of cyclists from four Costain projects in South Wales set off on a 400mile cycle challenge to Edinburgh, to raise funds towards the Ty Hafan Children’s Hospice Memorial Gardens project that commenced in August last year.

Team Seeks Low-Carbon Supply Chain

Costain awarded FEED study contract for Tolmount gas onshore plant at Dimlington

Costain will conduct a front-end engineering and design (FEED) study for onshore plant to receive gas from a new sub-sea pipeline in Dimlington, on the East Yorkshire coast.

Costain receives prestigious Patron’s award

Costain receives prestigious Patron’s award

Costain recently received the highest-level achievement award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) which recognises organisations who have achieved an exemplary record of 25 plus years of consecutive RoSPA gold awards.

Team Seeks Low-Carbon Supply Chain

High Speed Two "minded to award" Costain contracts

Costain, the engineering group, deploying technology-based solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK's energy, water and transportation infrastructures, announces that it has been informed by High Speed Two Ltd ("HS2") that it is "minded to award" Costain, in joint venture, two Main Work Civil Construction (S1 and S2) packages.