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News releases

Nature landscape

New environment report highlights positive impact of the A14, a Costain, Skanska and Balfour Beatty joint venture project

An environment report looking at the impact Highways England’s A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme is predicted to have on the amount and quality of habitat created for wildlife during the project has been released.


Notice of 2021 Annual General Meeting and Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 December 2020

Notice of the 2021 Annual General Meeting (the "2021 AGM Notice") and a form of proxy, together with the Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 December 2020 (the "2020 Annual Report"), will be posted today to those shareholders who have elected to receive paper copies.

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Network Rail appoints Costain to strategic national rail framework

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has been awarded a place on Network Rail’s Operational Programme Delivery framework.

South Wales Industrial Cluster, phase two

Next phase of project to decarbonise industry in South Wales receives funding

The South Wales Industrial Cluster (SWIC) deployment project, led by Costain, has been granted phase two funding of nearly £20m following successful completion of Phase One assessments looking at decarbonisation schemes and the infrastructure required for a hydrogen economy in South Wales.

Alex Vaughan

Costain's CEO responds to the Chancellor's Budget 2021

This budget is good news for infrastructure investment as an enabler for levelling up the economy, connecting communities, achieving the nation’s net zero goals, driving digital innovation and for enabling growth for businesses.

Digitisation of water pipeline

Costain’s strategic partnership with Microsoft helping to deliver CAPEX and OPEX savings to Anglian Water

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has joined forces with Microsoft, to digitally optimise the way UK infrastructure is designed, delivered and operated. Together Costain and Microsoft aim to improve the lives of UK citizens by helping owners and operators of infrastructure create and get value from digital assets.

Different modes of transport in London

Costain wins place on strategic framework for TfL

Costain has been awarded a place on Transport for London’s six-year Surface Transport Infrastructure Construction Framework (STIC), enabling safer and more sustainable journeys on London’s roads.

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Greener tunnelling for London’s super sewer

The Thames Tideway Tunnel reached a significant milestone as the final tunnel boring machine (TBM) Selina broke ground to the east of Chambers Wharf on 8 January.

Tony Quinlan at Costain

Board changes, Tony Quinlan

Costain is pleased to announce the appointment of Tony Quinlan as a non-executive director with effect from 1 February 2021. Tony will be a member of the Company’s audit, remuneration and nomination committees.