News releases

Helen Simms

Costain appoints Helen Simms as capability director for consultancy

Simms is a Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and the Co-Chair of the Nuclear Institute Radioactive Waste Special Interest Group.

London Bridge

The story of Costain at London Bridge

It is with great pride that we join our clients and partners in celebrating the official opening of the upgraded London Bridge Station. This is the finish line for a crucial London transportation network upgrade, in which Costain has provided advisory, concept development, programme management and maintenance services since 2014.

MIDAS technology at Costain

Costain awarded technology contract by Highways England

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has been awarded a contract by Highways England to supply Motorway Incident Detection and Automated Signalling (MIDAS) technology systems to help improve road user safety.

UK’s biggest road upgrade becomes first project to commit to Armed Forces Covenant

The A14 Integrated Delivery Team, which is delivering the UK’s biggest road project on behalf of Highways England, has pledged its commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant, making it the first construction project to become part of the scheme in its own right.

Costain hosts sixth behavioural management conference

Costain hosts sixth behavioural management conference

On 15 March, Costain's behavioural management team hosted its sixth behavioural management conference at Stratford Manor, Warwickshire.

Light at the end of the tunnel

A seven-year Costain Skanska JV project to make London’s power infrastructure fit for the 21st century is coming to a successful close.

Results for the year ended 31 December 2017

Results for the year ended 31 December 2017

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, announces another strong performance with an 18% increase in underlying1 operating profit and a recommended 10% increase in the dividend for 2017.

Team Seeks Low-Carbon Supply Chain

Retirement of non-executive director/change in senior independent director

Costain has today announced that, as part of its planned Board succession, James Morley will retire as a non-executive of the Company, and as senior independent director, with effect from the conclusion of Costain's Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday 8 May 2018 (the "2018 AGM").

A14 team in running for Countryfile success of the year accolade

Costain people in the A14 Integrated Delivery Team, working on behalf of Highways England, have a challenging and packed schedule to deliver a £1.5 billion Highways England scheme.

Costain signs Armed Forces Covenant at MOD offices

At a short ceremony at the Ministry of Defence offices in Whitehall, Costain strategy and risk director Matthew Harris signed the Armed Forces Covenant.