Boyle Water Supply Scheme Extension

Water Supply Project

The project involved the extension of Boyle WSS (supplied by Rockingham Water Treatment Plant) to Grangemore, Co Roscommon. Grangemore is currently served by the existing Cavetown Water Treatment Plant which is listed on the EPAs Remedial Action List for Trihalomethane exceedances and has been subject to boil water notices in the past.

Location
Roscommon
Status
Completed
Type
Water

Benefits

  • Improved drinking water quality
  • Increased storage allowing current and future water demand to be met
  • Removal from the EPA’s Remedial Action List

Steps

  • The construction a pumping station at Carrickmore reservoir
  • Laying 4.7km of rising mains and inter-connecting water mains to extend the Boyle Water Supply Scheme to Grangemore
  • The decommissioning of the existing Cavetown WTP