Contractor will build three new schools in JV with Ferrovial Agroman

Costain has signed a £40m BSF deal with Bradford Metropolitan District Council for three new primary special schools.

Construction will be undertaken by a 50:50 joint venture between Costain and Spanish group Ferrovial Agroman and is scheduled for completion in 2009/10.

Andrew Wyllie
Wyllie: "Education is an important sector for Costain"

The schools form part of the second phase of Bradford's BSF programme.

Andrew Wyllie, chief executive of Costain, said: “We are delighted to be awarded the next phase of this exciting BSF contract. Education is an important sector for Costain and this award reinforces our strategy