Costain Group PLC

Type: Company
Name: Costain Group PLC
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Factory thinking helps speed up refurbishment at Strensham WTW

Implementing factory thinking, lean engineering and collaborative planning techniques havehelped Costain and design partner MWH reduce the time needed to refurbish each of 21 rapidgravity filters at Severn Trent Water's Strensham water treatment works ... [Published WWT - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

CECA Vision North West 2014 - Gearing Up For Growth - 10/10/2014

CECA Vision North West is the flagship event in the Civil Engineering Contractors Association's calendar for 2014, providing a unique opportunity both to highlight the achievements of the region's leading contractors, share best practice, and to explore ... [Published Place North West - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Crossrail uncovers Brunel legacy

Archaeologists on the Crossrail project have unearthed remains of structures built by Isambard Kingdom Brunel for his Great Western Railway near Paddington in west London. Above: Unearthed on Costain's Paddington New Yard siteFindings include the foundations ... [Published Construction Index - 10 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

New Crash Barriers Hit The Headlines

New safety measures put in place on a Costain road-widening project to protect both the site workforce and errant drivers featured on TV screens and in the press recently.Special collapsible barriers, installed at Girton, near Cambridge, as part of the ... [Published Noodls - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Southern Water announces delivery partners for new five-year plan

Southern Water, which is involved in wastewater collection and treatment, has announced that it will work with CMDP, a joint venture of Costain and MWH; GTM, a joint venture between Galliford Try and Imtech; and MGjv, a joint venture between Morrison ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

Keith Clarke joins Swansea lagoon project

Keith Clarke, the former boss of Skanska and WS Atkins, has joined the project team building the £850m Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project. Above: Keith ClarkeHe has been appointed non-executive chairman of Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc.Mr Clarke said that ... [Published Construction Index - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Call for action at accident hotspot after village smash

Residents in Halton are calling for immediate action at an accident hotspot following a head on smash just days after the road was re-opened.Church Brow residents and business owners were awoken from their beds in the early hours of Sunday morning to ... [Published Lancaster Guardian - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Costain Installs Dynamic Demand

Costain has installed Dynamic Demand, which uses its HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) system to provide critical grid balancing services to National Grid.Costain launched its COdemand venture, which will deliver Demand Response Solutions ... [Published Construction.co.uk - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Costain : Energy Innovation At Costain HQ

Energy Innovation At Costain HQ18 September 2014Costain has installed an innovative technology, called Dynamic Demand, which uses its HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) system to provide critical grid balancing services to National Grid ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Costain : New Technology For Power Networks

New Technology For Power Networks17 September 2014The Costain team working with UK Power Networks to upgrade part of its electricity network has come up with an innovative way to protect people, roads and railways while renewing overhead power lines.They ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

COSTAIN : Latins Learn British Ways

Release date- 16092014 - Two Brazilian engineering students spent three months with the Costain Severn Trent Water AMP6 Efficiency team learning about Costain , the water industry and lean manufacturing.Eduardo Valle and Jose Zilio are spending a year ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Costain JV starts £63m sewage works

A joint venture of Costain, MWH and Veolia Water is about to start construction of a £63.5m wastewater treatment works for Southern Water at Woolston in Southampton. The contract involves demolishing the existing treatment works, which date from 1966, ... [Published Construction Index - Sep 17 2014]

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"The roll-out of tidal lagoon infrastructure can bring significant advantage to UK industry, our coastal economies and our national balance of trade. With its rich industrial heritage and vibrant engineering sector, Gloucester is a perfect fit for our business." (CD/IT)
"It's a really good innovation and we're really happy to have it implemented on the scheme" Costain Project Manager, Tom Kenyon, told ITV News
Matthew Wright, Southern Water's Chief Executive, said: "We look forward to working with CMDP, G and MGjv, together with MWH, as part of our new Southern Water Partnership to plan and implement innovative ways of improving the water and wastewater services we provide. This, in turn, will make us more efficient and able to provide better value to our customers."
Steven Clarke, Business Development Director at Open Energi, said: "We are proud to be working with Costain whose CO demand initiative is a highly innovative strategy to create long term customer value. The combination of Costain's industry expertise and Open Energi's demand response technology makes for a compelling value proposition."

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Tidal Lagoon Power Moves Premises [Published Construction.co.uk - 3 hours ago]
Factory thinking helps speed up refurbishment a... [Published WWT - 6 hours ago]
CECA Vision North West 2014 - Gearing Up For Gr... [Published Place North West - 7 hours ago]
Crossrail Uncovers Brunel’s Railway Heritage [Published Travel and Tour World - 8 hours ago]
New Crash Barriers Hit The Headlines [Published Noodls - 9 hours ago]
Costain:new approach cuts time spent on £8.6m S... [Published WaterBriefing - 10 hours ago]
Crossrail uncovers Brunel legacy [Published Construction Index - 10 hours ago]
Southern Water announces delivery partners for ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 22 2014]
Keith Clarke joins Swansea lagoon project [Published Construction Index - Sep 22 2014]
Former Atkins boss joins Swansea lagoon project [Published Construction Enquirer - Sep 22 2014]
Watch the birdie: End to End walkers set spotti... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Sep 20 2014]
Call for action at accident hotspot after villa... [Published Lancaster Guardian - Sep 20 2014]
Call for action at accident hotspot after villa... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 20 2014]
Costain Installs Dynamic Demand [Published Construction.co.uk - Sep 19 2014]
Geocache like a pirate [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 18 2014]
Costain : Energy Innovation At Costain HQ [Published 4 Traders - Sep 18 2014]
Tidal Lagoon Power Moves to New Premises [Published Subsea World News - Sep 17 2014]
Southern spends £25M to meet NEP conditions [Published WWT - Sep 17 2014]
Tidal Lagoon Power moving Head Office to Glouce... [Published Punchline - Sep 17 2014]
Costain : New Technology For Power Networks [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
COSTAIN : Latins Learn British Ways [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
Costain JV starts £63m sewage works [Published Construction Index - Sep 17 2014]
Gloucester Docks welcomes new addition as Tidal... [Published The Citizen Online - Sep 17 2014]
UK Oil & Gas UK awards finalists announced for ... [Published Scottish Energy News - Sep 17 2014]
Wednesday preview: Market microscope on MPC min... [Published BullBearings - Sep 16 2014]
DFL school-board endorsee dispute: guilt by ass... [Published MinnPost - Sep 16 2014]
Oil & Gas UK Announces Finalists for 2014 In... [Published Rigzone - Sep 16 2014]
Costain : Joint Venture Begins Major Southern W... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 16 2014]
Robbins 2014 Webinar Series [Published Tunnelling Journal - Sep 16 2014]
Oil & Gas UK Awards 2014 – finalists announced [Published Aberdeen Business News - Sep 16 2014]
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Beaufort Securities Breakfast Today including H... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Sep 15 2014]
The Markets Market opening: Markets are likely to open lower today. FTSE 100 futures were trading 20.0 points down at 7:00 a.m. New York: Wall Street ended lower on Friday, as ascending retails sales and upbeat consumer sentiment data strengthened ...
On smart infrastructure funding, Obama urges Co... [Published SiliconANGLE - May 15 2014]
This week’s Smart Infrastructure edition features the fate of dwindling government infrastructure funding, an infographic of how machine-to-machine (M2M) capabilities save money for service providers, and how the United Kingdom is handling infrastructure ...
M&S, Hilton and RBS among UK award winners at 2... [Published CisionWire - English - Feb 27 2014]
At its 2014 customer conference, Ceridian, one of the UK’s leading HCM technology and service providers, recognised the achievements of its customers in front of over 600 HR, payroll and finance professionals. Award winners at the London Hilton, Park ...
Dar al Atta's quiz night tomorrow [Published Muscat Mutterings - Feb 19 2014]
Tomorrow evening (20th Feb) at the Costain club Dolphin Complex from 7pm there's a quiz night that runs on till 10pm. The quiz is a fund raiser for the Lets Read mobile library bus, Maktabati, and tickets (which include dinner - fish & chips) cost ...
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