Offaly Water Mains Rehabilitation & Conservation Project
This €2.1 million investment will reduce the high levels of water leakage on the network in Offaly by replacing 7km of old, defective water mains and service connections.
The project will will also see customers benefit from improved water pressure, security of supply and water quality.
Location Edenderry and Kilcormac, Co. Offaly
Investment €2.1 million
Status In Progress
Completion Date Spring 2018
What are the benefits of this project?
- Reduce water leakage
- Improve water pressure
- Improve drinking water quality
- Remove and replace 475 lead service connections
- Reduce pipe scouring and maintenance
- Increase flow of water for firefighters
What is involved in this project?
- The decommissioning and replacing of 7km of defective water mains that service Edenderry and Kilcormac.
- Removing problematic backyard shared services and relocating to public land where possible.
- Laying new polyethylene and ductile iron water mains.
- Replacing and upgrading 475 lead service connections for customers.