Helen Simms has been appointed as Costain’s capability director for consultancy, which will see her build on the company’s already strong credentials in providing engineering and advisory services to clients in Costain’s key sectors.
With 24 years’ experience within the engineering and consultancy sector, including spending the last five at Augean Plc as its Director of Radioactive Waste Services, Helen has developed and honed her expertise in building resources and teams to deliver substantial growth of strategically important assets and services.
Helen is a Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and the Co-Chair of the Nuclear Institution Radioactive Waste Special Interest Group.
Helen Simms, Costain’s capability director for consultancy, comments: “I am delighted and very excited to join Costain, which places a strong focus on consultancy, including engineering and advisory services. I see my new role as the company’s capability director as a great opportunity to assist, grow and develop the business by maximising on our highly skilled, knowledgeable and experienced people. I also recognise the opportunity to strengthen our interconnected team approach to ensure best practise is shared early in the project lifecycle. Combining the pedigree of our people with our collaborative approach we will become the trusted advisor to our clients across the UK’s energy, water and transportation markets. Ultimately allowing our clients to benefit from our practical efficiency driven advice, services and integrated solutions.”