Costain Voted Top 100 Company

7 December 2009

The Costain Group is one of the top 100 most admired companies in Britain.

The construction/engineering Company is placed 88th in the latest 'Most Admired' league table climbing up from last year's 190th position.

The table is compiled by Management Today magazine in conjunction with Birmingham City Business School. Top management in the largest public companies around the UK are asked to evaluate their peers and their views form the basis of this highly respected survey. Analysts at leading City investment firms are also polled. 

In total, the table comprises 236 names such as Cadbury, BP, Rolls Royce, J Sainsbury, Royal Dutch Shell, Tesco and Marks & Spencer. Costain was the highest climbing construction company and ahead of such rivals as Carillion and Morgan Sindall.