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Costain cements position as infrastructure leader

The engineering solutions provider continued to prove its credentials in the big spending infrastructure market
Costain cements position as infrastructure leader

The government's determination to invest heavily in revamping the UK's ageing motorways, railway lines and nuclear power stations is an obvious boon for Costain (COST). The engineering solutions provider has emerged as one of the go-to companies for developing the nation's urgent and complex energy, water and transportation needs.

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Thanks to its close working relationship with the companies responsible for delivering the latest infrastructure projects, Costain maintained preferred bidder status on orders worth more than £500m, and that's on top of an impressive forward order book of £3.9bn.

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