This new water treatment plant will see a long-term boil water notice lifted for over 5000 people in the Roscommon region.

What are the benefits of this project?

  • Removal of 8,500 water consumers in the North Roscommon water supply area from the EPA’s  Remedial Action List (RAL)
  • Reduce Trihalomethanes (THMs) in the drinking water by introducing a coagulation treatment process
  • Provide an interim UV cryptosporidium barrier to improve drinking water quality.
  • Ensure a sustainable supply of quality drinking water

What was involved in this project?

  1. Installation of a temporary filtration and UV treatment system at the plant to improve drinking water until the new plant is completed
  2. Construction of a new water treatment plant with intake works, site and ancillary works and associated pipelines

 

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