News releases

2015 News

Costain’s ‘150 Challenge’ beats £1M Target

Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has beaten its ‘150 Challenge’ fundraising target, which called on everyone in the business to raise £1 million in 2015.

Double Success At Collaboration Awards

Costain’s collaborative approach to working has been recognised at the Institute for Collaborative Working (ICW) Collaboration Awards.

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Award of major Asset Support Contracts from Highways England Preferred bidder status secured from East Sussex County Council

Costain, the engineering solutions provider, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded by Highways England two new key Asset Support Contracts (‘ASCs’) which cover the long-term maintenance and development of highways on the country’s Trunk Road Network. The ASCs are worth some £750 million over five years and have been awarded in joint venture partnership with Costain sharing a third of the value.

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Executive Board Appointment

The Costain Group has appointed Nigel Curry to the Executive Board as Consulting and Advisory Services Director with effect from January 1st, 2016.

Costain Awards Highlight Excellence

This year’s Costain Annual Awards ceremony was always going to be particularly special, given the Company’s celebration of its 150th anniversary. And so it turned out, for several reasons.

Community Day At A556

Community Day At A556

The A556 Knutsford to Bowdon Improvement Scheme threw open its doors to the local community as the team hosted a public information event to mark the first year working on site.

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Costain Supports The Royal British Legion Mentoring Scheme

Costain staff in Wales have signed up to an online Mentoring Scheme, which helps Armed Forces personnel launch a new career in the construction and engineering industry after they leave active service.

CSJV Wins Environmental Award

CSJV Wins Environmental Award

The Costain-Skanska Joint Venture (CSJV) team working on the new Crossrail Bond Street station in central London has won a top environmental award.

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‘Premier’ League Confirmation

The Costain name has received confirmation of its status as a leading national brand. The Company has been named as the most admired construction company in Britain.

Immingham Team Wins Top IT Award

The Costain team working on the A160 Port of Immingham Improvement scheme in north Lincolnshire, on behalf of Highways England, has scooped a prestigious Hammer in the 2015 Construction Computing Awards.