What are the benefits of this project?

  • Better health and integrity of the environment
  • Improved water quality in the receiving waters
  • Enhanced local amenities and a platform for social and economic development
  • New sewer pipes and a pumping station sized to accommodate future population growth

What is involved as part of this project?

  1. A new wastewater treatment plant which will serve a population equivalent of 290
  2. Construction of a new below ground wastewater pumping station
  3. Construction of approximately 315m of new rising main to transport untreated wastewater from the pumping station to the proposed new wastewater treatment plant
  4. Construction of approximately 110m of gravity sewer to transport untreated wastewater from Cois Na Coillte to the proposed wastewater treatment plant
  5. A 45m long outfall pipeline to safely discharge treated wastewater to the River Lee

More information

For further information you can contact the Project Team at CorkUWW@water.ie.

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