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EPA recognises Irish Water’s progress on priority issues at a national level in annual report

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognised Irish Water’s continuing improvements to water supplies and its progress on priority issues, such as disinfection and pesticide exceedances, at a national level in its annual Drinking Water Quality Report 2018.

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28 August 2019

Potential odour while essential maintenance is carried out at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

Maintenance will reduce the risk of future odours from the plant

  • Works will be completed on Friday
  • Replacement of carbon odour control media 
  • Possible intermittent odours during works

27 August 2019

Carrying out essential upgrades to sewer network on Dublin Road, Bray

Construction of approximately 167m of concrete sewer mains

  • Phase two of works will commence on Dublin Road
  • Project will rectify blockages and structural defects in sewer network
  • Works will take place during the evening/overnight, from 8pm-6am

26 August 2019

New connection works in Kilcock, Co. Kildare may cause disruption to supply

May be disruption to water supply on Tuesday 27 August from 10am-10pm

  • Affected areas may be impacted by reduced water pressure
  • Urging customers to conserve water during works
  • Make every effort to minimise any disruption

23 August 2019

Essential upgrade works are ongoing at Staleen Water Treatment Plant

Works scheduled to take place from 9am-5pm on Tuesday 27 August

  • Encouraging customers to conserve water during works
  • Restrictions may be necessary to allow water levels to recover
  • Works scheduled to be completed in Q4 2019

23 August 2019

Works get underway on Donovan Road

Works take place next week, between Monday, 26 August and Friday, 30 August

  • Road excavations will be required to facilitate these works
  • Part of our national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Planned water outage between 7pm - 11:30pm Tuesday, 27 August

23 August 2019

Essential maintenance being carried out at the Murrough Pumping Station

Potential odours while works are being carried out

  • Planned screenings skip removal to take place
  • Works will take take place Monday 26 August
  • We would like to apologise for any odours

22 August 2019

Irish Water and Roscommon County Council share the benefits of investment with Shannonside listeners

Improving water quality across Roscommon

  • Six new water treatment plants constructed in  Roscommon
  • €40m invested by Irish Water in Roscommon
  • Projects are essential for economic and social growth

22 August 2019

Working to safeguard the water supply on Slade Road in South Dublin

Road closure is in place for the duration of the works

  • Road closure in place until Sunday 1 September
  • Supply to be maintained at lower pressure than normal
  • Urging customers to conserve water during works

22 August 2019

Burst water main affecting supply to Tower/Blarney area

Second burst pipe in the area in two days

  • The first burst occurred yesterday (Wednesday)
  • Second burst occurred early this morning
  • Crews are on site and carrying our repairs

20 August 2019

Alternative Water Supplies available in Carrigaline

Work continues to repair burst pipe

  • Estimated completion time of 6pm this evening
  • Supply may take 2-3 hours to return
  • Recommended to boil tanker water before use

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