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14 June 2019

Update on repair works in Carrick-On-Shannon

An alternative water supply remains in place in the following locations:

  • Elevated area of Shannon Grove
  • Elevated area of Cluain Ard
  • St Mary’s graveyard (as yesterday)

13 June 2019

Work taking place to restore water supply in Carrick-On-Shannon following pipe burst

The areas affected by the pipe burst are:

  • Leitrim Road, Shannon Grove, The Paddocks, Tir Na Sí,
  • Cluain Ard, Cluain Sí, Páirc Meala, Gort Aoibhin, Cluain Óir,
  • Cnóc Beag, Maigh Glas, Ros Airgid, and Bothair Saileach.

13 June 2019

Pesticide exceedances on the rise in some counties

Farmers and other users urged to use best practice when spraying

  • Improper use means pesticides can end up in drinking water
  • Regulations for pesticides are very stringent
  • Basic steps for reducing pesticide risks

7 May 2019

Water main improvement works in Eslin may cause disruption to supply for homes and businesses on Wednesday 8 May

Disruption may include reduced water pressure and water outages

  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Supply may take 2-3 hours to return as network refills
  • Visit Service and Supply map for updates 

21 March 2019

New water mains upgrade in St Patrick’s Park commences

3.5 million litres saved each week in Carrick on Shannon

  • New programme will further secure water supply 
  • Information evening held in the area
  • Works are part of Leakage Reduction Programme

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

7 February 2019

Improving the water supply and reducing high levels of leakage in Eslin

Part of National Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Replacing old and damaged pipes
  • Improved water supply
  • Reduce high levels of leakage

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 

11 December 2018

Clean Coasts and Irish Water launch their Think Before You Pour Christmas campaign

Do not pour fats, oils and greases (FOGs) down the drain

  • More than 6,000 sewer blockages this year
  • Allow FOGs to cool and throw them in the bin
  • Get your free Gunkpot

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