What are the benefits of this project?

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

Details of upcoming works

Doaghmore, Fanad:

  • Installation of the 3.6km water main, transfer of service connections, temporary road reinstatement and decommissioning of the old main is completed.
  • Permanent road reinstatement is scheduled to be completed in quarter three 2019.

Meenaleck to Ranafast:

  • Installation of the 3.3km water main, transfer of service connections, temporary road reinstatement and decommissioning of the old main is completed.
  • Permanent road reinstatement is scheduled to be completed in quarter three 2019.

Argery, Ballindrait & Lifford:

  • Installation of the 2.5km 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.
  • Works are scheduled to be complete by the end of March 2019.

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

  • Installation of the 9km water main commenced on L-3044-6 at The Cross, Killygordon in February 2019.
  • 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 July 2019.

Derrybeg to Brinnalack:

  • Installation of the 5km water commenced in February 2019 on R-257 at Derrybeg and is progressing towards Brinnalack.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period.
  • Works are scheduled to be complete by the end of May 2019.

Sheskinbeg:

  • Installation of the 1.4km water main, transfer of service connections, temporary road reinstatement and decommissioning of the old main is completed.
  • Permanent road reinstatement is scheduled to be completed in quarter three 2019.

Work Areas Commencing in 2019

Bundoran West End:

  • Installation of the 1.4km water main will begin on R-267 at Bundoran West End in April 2019. It is expected that works will last for approximately 8 weeks.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period.

Corker, Ballyshannon:

  • Installation of the 4.1km water main will begin on R-231 at Corker in May 2019. It is expected that works will last for approximately 12 weeks.
  • Traffic management will be in operation during this period.

Ballyshannon Town:

  • Installation of the new water mains at Cluain Barrow, St Benildus Avenue and Erne Street.
  • Works will include decommissioning of the existing backyard water main at St Benildus Avenue and Erne Street and the installation of a new private side service connection to each property from the new main.
  • It is expected that works will last for approximately 20 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 July 2019
Abbeylands, Ballyshannon July 2019
Cabry, Redcastle August 2019

Completed Works

Carlin, Kerrykeel:

Installation of the 2.4km water main, transfer of service connections, road reinstatement and the decommissioning of the old main are completed.
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