Smart infrastructure solutions company Costain has appointed Helen Willis to its board as chief financial officer with effect from November 30.
Published 20 November 2020
Costain slumped to a pre-tax loss of £92.3 million during the first half of this year following problems with a National Grid project in the East Midlands and a road building job in Wales.
Published 15 September 2020
The accountancy failures surrounding the collapse of Carillion are costing other firms with government contracts millions of pounds in annual audit fees.
Published 3 September 2020
Sue Kershaw has joined Costain as managing director of its transportation division where she will be responsible for the highways, rail and aviation sectors.
Published 26 March 2020
The outcome of an arbitration case over a motorway project has seen Costain issue a new £20 million profit warning.
Published 12 December 2019
Five Kier companies and Seddon Construction are among 20 firms to have been suspended from the Prompt Payment Code for failing to pay suppliers on time.
Published 4 November 2019
Smart infrastructure solutions company Costain said it remains on course to deliver a full year performance in line with its revised expectations despite a plunge in first half profits.
Published 22 August 2019
Costain has revealed that its half-year results will be lower than expected due to a number of delays and a cancelled project.
Published 1 July 2019
A long running case against seven large construction companies who blacklisted workers has been settled with a £1.9 million compensation agreement.
Published 14 May 2019
Infrastructure solutions company Costain has appointed Steve Carter as a project director in Aberdeen.
Published 18 April 2019
Andrew Wyllie CBE is to leave Costain after 14 years as CEO of the company.
Published 6 March 2019
Costain has announced a “strong” performance for the first half of the year and remains on track to deliver the full year in line with expectations, the firm said today.
Published 22 August 2018
Costain’s ongoing transformation into a “smart infrastructure solutions company” is continuing to pay dividends after the firm reported another strong performance with an 18% increase in underlying operating profit to £49 million.
Published 1 March 2018
Costain is on course to deliver results in line with the Board’s expectations thanks to several new contract wins, the firm said today.
Published 4 January 2018
A milestone has been reached on a £100 million Shieldhall Tunnel project in Glasgow.
Published 16 October 2017