Location
Galway
Status
In Progress
Investment
€13.8 million

Benefits

  • Improved drinking water quality
  • Improved security of supply to approximately 6,000 people in Loughrea Town and surrounding areas

Steps

  • Construction of approximately 20km of water mains from Carrowmonesh in Oranmore to Seefin Reservoir site located near Loughrea Town
  • Construction of a new 1,000m³ reservoir at Seefin
  • Provision of four new pumping stations in Derrydonnell, Seefin, Lake Road and Knockanaima
  • Decommissioning of two existing water treatment plants in Loughrea

News and Updates

Where will the works take place? 

  • The proposed works will take place along the local, regional and national roads between Oranmore and Loughrea in County Galway.
  • During the works traffic management will be in place and local access will be maintained at all times.
  • Works will also take place on private land adjacent to the roads along this route.

What are the next steps? 

  • Works are due to commence in the coming weeks.
  • The project is expected that the project will take approximately 18 months to complete.
  • The Project Team will ensure the local community is notified in advance of any works commencing.

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