What are the benefits of this project?

  • Improved drinking water quality
  • Secure and safe water supply
  • Improved service levels

Details of upcoming works

Carlin, Kerrykeel:

  • Installation of the 2.4km water main, transfer of service connections and the decommissioning of the old main are completed. Road reinstatement is ongoing.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period, diversion routes will be in place with local access maintained,
  • Works are scheduled to be complete by the end January 2019.

Doaghmore, Fanad:

  • Installation of the 3.6km water main is completed. Transfer of service connections, road reinstatement and decommissioning of the old main is ongoing.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period, diversion routes will be in place with local access maintained.
  • Works are scheduled to be complete by the end of January 2019.

Meenaleck to Ranafast:

  • Installation of the 3.3km water main and transfer of service connections are completed. Road reinstatement and decommissioning of the old main is ongoing,
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period, diversion routes will be in place with local access maintained,
  • Works are scheduled to be complete by the end of January 2019.

Argery, Ballindrait & Lifford:

  • Installation of the 2.5km water main commenced at Argery in mid December 2018. It is expected that works will last for approximately 12 weeks.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period, diversion routes will be in place with local access maintained.

Work Areas Commencing in 2019:

Sheskinbeg:

  • Installation of the 1.4km water main will begin on L-1263 at Stranacorkragh in January 2019. It is expected that works will last for approximately 5 weeks.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period, diversion routes will be in place with local access maintained.

Derrybeg to Brinnalack:

  • Installation of the 5km water main will begin on R-257 at Derrybeg in February 2019. It is expected that works will last for approximately 20 weeks.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period.

Ballybofey South Backline (Cross Roads, Killygordon to Carrickmagrath, Ballybofey):

  • Installation of the 9km water main will begin on L-3044-6 at The Cross, Killygordon commencing in mid January 2019 and progress towards Carrickmagrath, Ballybofey. It is expected that works will last for approximately 26 weeks.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period.

Remaining Work Areas:

Remaining schemes currently at design stage. Further details to be provided once available. Anticipated commencement dates outlined below:

Scheme LocationAnticipated Commencement Date*
Three Trees, Quigleys Point April 2019
Corker, Ballyshannon April 2019
Bundoran, West End April 2019
Ballyshannon Town June 2019
Abbeylands, Ballyshannon July 2019
Cabry, Redcastle July 2019

 

Back to the top