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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

20 June 2019

Mohill residents and businesses set to enjoy better quality drinking water

Water mains replacement works set to commence in late June

  • Replacing approximately 1.3kms of old pipes
  • Expected to be completed in October 2019
  • Improving water supply across Leitrim

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

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