Dublin Region Watermains

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Dublin Region Watermains Rehabilitation Project Dublin Region Watermains Rehabilitation Project

Dublin City Council

This project is a key element of the ongoing strategy to conserve water and improve service to customers across the Dublin region.

It is intended to underpin a sustainable reduction in leakage in the region towards 20% of water input. It is the largest rehabilitation project ever undertaken in Ireland and one of the first leakage driven mains renewal projects implemented in Europe, with a capital cost of €120m.

It is the largest rehabilitation project ever undertaken in Ireland and one of the first leakage driven mains renewal projects implemented in Europe. Upon completion in 2014, it is anticipated that 240km of watermain will have been rehabilitated, primarily by trenchless techniques in 7 separate Local Authorities – Dublin City, Fingal, South Dublin, Dun Laoghaire, Wicklow, Bray and Kildare.