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Potential odour during essential maintenance at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

Irish Water is carrying out essential cleaning works at the Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant in the coming days to deal with current odour issues.

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19 May 2019

Works underway to restore water supply in Dooradoyle following a water main burst

Crews have been mobilised and will repair the burst as soon as possible.

  • Homes and businesses may be impacted by water outages during repairs
  • Once repairs complete it can take a number of hours for sormal supply to return
  • Updates available on our Supply and Service Section

18 May 2019

Repairs underway on burst water main in Ahascragh

Working in partnership with Galway County Council to repair

  • Homes and businesses may experience water interruptions during repairs.
  • Once repaired it can take a number of hours for supply to return to normal.
  • Updates available on our Supply and Service section.

17 May 2019

Dundalk watermains works commencing on Monday 20 May

Works taking place in The Ault Bridge, St Johns Bridge and Castletown areas

  • Flushing helps safeguard supply and water quality
  • Some may experience low pressure or temporary discoloration
  • Updates on our Supply and Services section

17 May 2019

Leakage Reduction works begin in Wicklow Town

Works are due for completion by the end of June 2019

  • Some road closures/diversions will be necessary
  • Works may involve temporary water shut offs
  • Local affected communities will be notified in advance

16 May 2019

Avoca Ballinaclash Boil Water Notice remains in place until further notice

Upgrades to prevent repeat failure of UV treatment underway

  • Sampling needed following works completion
  • Customers advised to continue to follow the Boil Water Notice advice
  • Ongoing patience and coopertin from local community is acknowledged

16 May 2019

World class water analysis laboratory planned for Limerick

Limerick selected as planned location for new national laboratory

  • Will receive up to 250,000 water & wastewater samples annually
  • State of the art equipment for microbiological and chemical analysis 
  • Enhance work in protecting the public health

16 May 2019

Works get underway in Belvelly to improve drinking water quality

Works will commence in the Belvelly area on May 20th

  • Replacing 2.6km of problematic water mains
  • Part of our Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Possible short-term water shut offs

16 May 2019

Plans to upgrade problematic Falcarragh water pipe

Plans announced at meeting with local councillors this morning

  • Committed to delivering water improvement works
  • Two sections of water mains planned for improvement
  • Plan to commence construction in Autumn this year

15 May 2019

Water outage in Ardee due to new connection works

Works to facilitate a new connection onto the public water supply will result in a water outage

  • Ardee, Stickillen, Mullanstown, Pepperstown & Blakestown
  • Customers are asked to conserve water
  • Water will return at 6am on Friday 17 May

14 May 2019

Donegal Oireachtas members updated about plans to improve the coastal waters around Moville

Plans to develop much-needed wastewater infrastructure

  • Untreated wastewater discharged at five locations
  • Decommissioning of 15 temporary treatment plants
  • Treatment plant will dramatically improve water quality

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