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Costain in the spotlight

Simon Ellison, Costain

How does technology impact engineering?

Costain’s Simon Ellison on how the smart infrastructure company is using the latest technologies to drive efficiency and increase network capacity.

Cameron Tonkin

Supply chain evolution

The UK's energy sector faces significant challenges with the proliferation of new technology, shifting consumer expectations, sustainability targets and regulatory uncertainty. So how is the supply chain adapting to meet the changing needs of clients and the wider industry? Costain's Cameron Tonkin - sector director, power - speaks to Network.

Joined up thinking

Costain has bagged a first-of-its kind deal with Highways England to trial vehicle to road communications technology on the A2/M2. It is a glimpse into the future of transport technology, reports Rob Horgan at New Civil Engineer.

Team Seeks Low-Carbon Supply Chain

Seed Speed

The NCE Accelerator aims to provide a platform for innovative SMEs to prove their ideas. Mark Hansford reports.

Maxine Mayhew

Interview with Maxine Mayhew

Costain water sector director Maxine Mayhew discusses the company's shift towards smart infrastructure solutions and the importance of investing in staff.

Costain smart infrastructure solutions

Real time data to incentivise behaviour

Damien Canning, head of technical sustainability at Costain, talks about the advantages that distributed ledger technology can bring to the energy sector.

Urban energy rhythms

Data allows us to understand depreciation, asset health, how the asset is used, how frequently the asset is used and how and when it should be maintained writes Kim Faithful-Wright, a technology BDM at Costain and Phil Proctor, an operations manager at Costain in the power sector.

Dan Carter, Head of Planning and Project Controls

Portfolio management: navigating the strategic journey

One of the most prominent examples of portfolio management currently in practice in the infrastructure sector must be Crossrail, Europe’s largest construction project. To deliver what is an extremely complex mix of substantial programmes and projects on time, within budget and meeting stringent levels of customer satisfaction, requires an amazingly complex combination of organisational governance, stakeholder engagement and effective management of benefits, finance, risk and resources.

NCE100 Talent Champion, Costain

NCE100 Company Profile

Costain’s success at the NCE100 Awards reflects a change in the company’s business strategy to deliver the future infrastructure solutions.

Adam Bennett, Costain

Viewpoint: Closing the gap to save costs

Is it time to think again on how customers can save even more money and improve capability from their supply chain?