Hospital Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

Water Project

Over 1,000 customers enjoying improved water supply in East County Limerick following investment by Irish Water.

Irish Water has completed upgrade works to the water treatment plant in Hospital, East County Limerick. The completion of these works has enabled the supply to be removed from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Remedial Action List (RAL). Up until now, there was inadequate treatment to prevent cryptosporidium from entering the supply.

Location
Limerick
Status
Completed
Type
Water

Benefits

  • The upgrade works have removed the cryptosporidium risk
  • Ensure community in Hospital have a safe, secure, reliable water supply

Steps

  • Installation of new borehole source 
  • Installation of a new UV disinfection system