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News releases

CEO Succession

CEO Succession

Costain today announces that Andrew Wyllie CBE, after 14 years as CEO of the Company, is retiring in order to pursue a non-executive career. He recently took up the presidency of the Institution of Civil Engineers and is a non-executive director of Yorkshire Water Services.

Team Seeks Low-Carbon Supply Chain

Results for the year ended 31 December 2018

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, announces another strong performance with an increase in underlying operating profit, a record order book and an 8% increase in the total dividend for 2018.

First crane at HS2

First tower crane arrives as HS2 prepares to demolish Euston towers

Work to transform Euston station and deliver extra capacity as part of the HS2 project has taken a very visible step forward, with the arrival, on the London skyline, of the project’s first tower cranes.

Team Seeks Low-Carbon Supply Chain

Year End Trading Update - 3 January 2019

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, today issues a trading update ahead of announcing results for the year ended 31 December 2018 on 6 March 2019.

Tideway East 100th apprentice

Costain engineer becomes 100th Tideway apprentice

Budding engineer, Callum Davis from Costain, has become the 100th person to take up an apprenticeship with Tideway on one of the most significant infrastructure projects to date, happening under the streets of London.

EIC Decarbonising the energy sector

The Hydrogen Economy: Decarbonising the UK energy sector

Yesterday, 7 November, we hosted an Energy Industries Council (EIC) event on decarbonising the UK energy sector at our Manchester office.

Andrew Wyllie CBE, ICE President

Andrew Wyllie, Costain chief executive, becomes the 154th president of the ICE

Andrew Wyllie CBE, the Institution of Civil Engineers’ (ICE) 154th president, wants to ensure that members take full advantage of new technologies in their bid to improve lives in the global society.

MIDAS technology at Costain

Costain awarded six-year framework contract by Highways England

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has been awarded a six-year framework contract by Highways England under the new partnership to deliver the Regional Investment Programme (‘RIP’) during Road Period 1 (2015-2020) and Road Period 2 (2020-2025).

Connected autonomous vehicle

Costain enables major milestone for connected and autonomous vehicles in the UK

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, provided the technology to power pioneering work led by Highways England to transform journeys with innovative technology allowing vehicles and the roads to ‘talk’ to each other which was showcased to an international audience last week.

First look at HS2’s Euston tunnel portal site as demolitions completed

First look at HS2’s Euston tunnel portal site as demolitions completed

HS2 has successfully completed the demolition of the former carriage sheds at Euston station, revealing for the first time, the site of the approach tunnels for the new high speed rail link’s London terminal.