Smart thinking, improving lives
Grow your business, be an innovation leader
Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, helps to improve people’s lives by providing integrated leading edge, digitally optimised smart infrastructure solutions for clients in the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We keep water clean and flowing. We power communities sustainably. We connect and keep the nation moving. We keep our people safe. Our focus, to help foster innovation throughout our business, ensuring we are at the leading edge of innovation, is to direct our research, development and innovation pursuits around these four industry areas
Whether its a game changing idea or an existing product, Costain can assist in their evolution from proof of concept to best practice
Academics and researchers
Innovation is part of our DNA. Help us seed and turn your research into a proof of concept
Like to Think Big? Come join our ecosystem. Together we can turn your big ideas into big business
We want to turn our supply chain from a hierarchy to a network. We truly believe that future success lies in collaboration. Costain's innovation group is committed to driving this idea forward.
Innovation collaboration across hundreds of businesses focused on accelerating new solutions is a reality with our innovation portal. As a business we can manage multiple innovations at different stages, capture learning and advancing these innovation into our standard offering to our customers.
Group Research & Innovation Director, Costain
Costain has found ways to successfully merge innovation with complex engineering services by collaborating with our supply chain. Our workforce foster innovation at all levels of the organisation and this enhances our pursuit of platform and breakthrough innovation, positioning Costain to drive change in the industry. Costain is leading the development of requirements and abilities needed to achieve Industry 4.0, addressing the Governments Industrial Strategy.
Innovation Manager, Costain
Submit a new innovation that addresses one or more challenges for our business
Innovation is evaluated by a panel of experts and specialists
Work with our site team to trial and implement your innovation on Costain projects