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Irish Water is reducing the carbon footprint in Limerick and Tipperary

Irish Water is reducing the carbon footprint of treatment plants in Limerick and Tipperary through a sustainable energy pilot project.

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16 August 2019

Irish Water committed to safeguarding the Water Supply for Athlone

Review of the proposed water treatment plant at Killinure Lough complete

  • Better to upgrade water treatment plant at Custume Bridge
  • A safe and resilient water supply to Athlone is a priority
  • Scheme will have the capacity to meet demands of Athlone

16 August 2019

Water mains improvement works on the Togher Road, Glasheen, Cork

Works may cause disruption to supply on Tuesday August 20 from 7pm-11.30pm

  • Following works supply may take 2-3 hours to return
  • Part of our national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • List of affected areas

16 August 2019

Working to restore water supply to the Irishtown area of New Ross following burst pipe

Surrounding areas of Irishtown may experience low pressure

  • Repair crews have been on site over recent days
  • Alternative water supplies are available
  • Recommended to boil water from tanker

16 August 2019

Water production restored at Freemount following fire

Normal supply expected to return to all areas over the weekend

  • Water was safely introduced into the network yesterday evening
  • Temporary water stations are still available
  • Ensure all taps are turned off while system is filling

16 August 2019

Essential upgrade works are ongoing at Staleen Water Treatment Plant

Works scheduled to take place from 9am-5pm on Tuesday 20 August

  • Encouraging customers to conserve water during works
  • Restrictions may be necessary to allow water levels to recover
  • Works scheduled to be completed in Q4 2019

15 August 2019

Working to restore water supply in North and Central Kerry following large pipe burst

Burst pipe in Farranfore is impacting on water supplies

  • Expected that supply should be restored this evening
  • Crews on the ground since this morning
  • Traffic management is in place in the area

14 August 2019

Water supply now restored to all customers in Clonmel following disruptions in recent days

Adverse weather and resulting operational issues led to supply interruptions

  • Number of complex issues impacting supply
  • Crews worked throughout the weekend
  • Customer care helpline 1850 278 278

14 August 2019

Works to safeguard water supply to take place on Slade Road in South Dublin

Works on a trunk water main will start next week

  • Road closure on Slade Road/Castle Road during works
  • Customers may experience lower water pressure than normal
  • Encouraging customers to conserve water during works

14 August 2019

Efforts to restore normal water supply continue following fire at treatment plant

Working to provide temporary supplies to the community affected

  • Allow Regional Water Supply Scheme serves population of 3,500
  • 8 tankers transporting water to fill reservoirs and pipelines
  • Temporary water stations available at number of locations

13 August 2019

Boil Water Notice issued for Tallanstown Public Water Supply

The notice affects approximately 2,000 people

  • Precautionary measure following water quality tests
  • List of what water must be boiled for
  • What actions should be taken

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