Essential works set to take place at Drogheda Wastewater Treatment Plant
16 March 2023
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Uisce Éireann would like to advise that essential operational works will take place at Drogheda Wastewater Treatment Plant on Tuesday, 21 March.
The works are necessary to facilitate a planned service on the three transformers and general maintenance on the site. During these essential works, there is a risk of intermittent odours from the plant. However Uisce Éireann will make every effort to minimise the risk of odours and to complete these works as quickly and as efficiently as possible.
Uisce Éireann would like to apologise for any odours that may arise while these essential maintenance works are being carried out.
Redmond Burke, Wastewater Engineer with Uisce Éireann , said: “Uisce Éireann will make every effort to minimise the risk of odours and to complete these works as quickly as possible. We would like to apologise in advance for any odours that may arise while the work is being carried out and would ask that any issues be reported immediately to Uisce Éireann so that we can investigate.
“If odour issues are noted, please contact the Uisce Éireann Customer Care Centre helpline, open 24/7, on 1800 278 278 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Real time reporting allows for the investigation of the reported odour as close to the time of the incident as possible.”
Uisce Éireann is responsible for the delivery of all public water and wastewater services in Ireland. We are committed to continuously upgrading and developing critical infrastructure to support the growth needed in housing and across our economy, while protecting the environment and safeguarding water supplies.