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17 September 2019

Upgrade works ensure clean, safe and secure of water for homes and businesses around Ireland

National Disinfection Programme

  • Over €65 million being invested as part of programme
  • Minimising the risk of Boil Water Notices
  • Upgrades to over 190 sites nationwide to date

17 July 2019

Water conservation campaign launched to encourage the public to use only what they need

52% of the public acknowledge that they waste water

  • We all have to play a part in conserving water
  • Small measures can have a big impact
  • Safe, clean, treated water is not in unlimited supply

10 July 2019

Large water savings in Muine Bheag as homes and businesses set to benefit from latest Irish Water works

Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • A reliable water supply
  • Reduced leaks and improved water quality
  • Improved operation and maintenance

21 June 2019

Homes and businesses to benefit from water network improvement works in Carlow Town

Works commence on June 24th and will run until September 2019

  • Replacing over 1.8km of old, damaged pipes
  • Works along Dublin Street complete by end of August
  • To be carried out in four phases

26 April 2019

Information evening for upcoming works in Carlow Town

Thursday, 2 May at the Seven Oaks Hotel on the Athy road

  • Replacing over 1,854 metres of water mains
  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Short-term water shut offs may be necessary

8 March 2019

Female engineers in Irish Water want to inspire girls and young women to choose a career in engineering this International Women’s Day

Highlighting the varied and exciting nature of a career in engineering

  • Irish Water committed to gender equality
  • 50% of our Senior Management Team is female
  • Info on all our events during Engineers Week 2019

28 February 2019

Replacing ageing water mains in Tullow, Co Carlow

Homes and businesses to benefit from a more secure supply as work commences

  • Replacing over 630 metres of ageing pipes
  • Involves laying new water service connections
  • Part of our Leakage Reduction Programme

11 January 2019

Much improved water supply for Carlow town

Over 180,000 litres of water being saved every day

  • Project replaced over 600m  of old pipework on Tullow Street
  • Successful collaboration with Carlow County council
  • Part of the Leakage Reduction Programme

20 December 2018

Irish Water and Clean Coasts remind the public to Think Before You Pour this Christmas

Raising awareness of the damage caused by pouring FOGs down the drain 

  • Over 6,000 sewer blockages so far this year
  • Never pour fats oils and greases down the kitchen sink
  • Working in partnership with Clean Coasts

12 December 2018

Irish Water commits to a new strategic energy initiative in partnership with SEAI

Committed to improving energy efficiency and reducing our carbon emissions 

  • Make energying efficiency an integral part of our BAU
  • Energy efficient design for all projects
  • Leveraging SEAI’s proven methodologies and expertise 

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