London HS2 contractors launch scheme to help tackle homelessness, improve skills and benefit local communities
Today (Friday 17 July) HS2 Minister, Andrew Stephenson MP has launched a major social legacy programme to be delivered by HS2 London contractors SCS called Empowering Communities, intended to benefit communities along the final part of the HS2 route into London.
The Costain Skanska joint venture (CSjv) team working in partnership with HS2 has today shared details of its legacy programme that has created vast numbers of local jobs, invested in SMEs and challenged the stereotypical diversity of a construction project.
Alex Vaughan CEO was among 200 of Britain’s business leaders to make a joint commitment to put the environment first at a COP26 business leaders’ virtual meeting this week.
Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, is supporting the Future Generations Leadership Academy (FGLA).
Costain selected by Pale Blue Dot to accelerate the UK’s first carbon capture and storage (CCS) project
Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has won the next phase of work providing technical consultancy services to Pale Blue Dot Energy to deliver what could be the UK’s first carbon capture and storage (CCS) project and part of helping the energy and transport industries meet the Scottish and UK Government net zero carbon emissions targets.
Costain commits to deliver low carbon whole life solutions to every client by 2023 and to be net zero by 2035
In an industry first, Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has today launched its detailed climate change action plan in which it commits to deliver low carbon solutions, including tackling ‘Scope 3’ emissions, to every client by 2023 and to be net zero by 2035. This will be via a whole life cycle approach, eliminating our clients’ and supply chain’s emissions as well as our own.
A collaborative project between smart infrastructure solutions company, Costain, the University of Edinburgh Business School and the Construction Climate Challenge (CCC), hosted by Volvo Construction Equipment has resulted in a launch of the next stage of development for a tool that could help deliver a step change in carbon management on infrastructure projects.
Costain has announced that from today, all new subcontracts will be required to have engines which meet the Stage IIIB emission standards
Costain has announced the launch of England’s first Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) apprenticeship.