Location
Cork
Status
Completed
Type
Leakage Reduction

Benefits

A reliable water supply

  • Replacing the ageing water mains will reduce the instances of bursts and water outages and will ensure a reliable supply of water to customers and local businesses in the area

Reduced leaks

  • Replacing the old water mains will eliminate existing leaks and reduce the amount of clean drinking water lost into the ground

Improved water quality

  • Removing existing old cast iron from the public water network and replacing them with new pipes will reduce the risk of contamination

Improved operation and maintenance

  • These works will deliver cost savings by providing improved water network operation that will require less maintenance in the future

Steps

  • The works involve the construction of approximately 470 meters of ductile iron trunk water mains
  • Areas of work will be limited to short sections to minimise impact on customers
  • Traffic management may be in place during this time

View more projects

Back to the top