Dublin Region Watermains Rehabilitation

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Dublin Region Watermains Rehabilitation Project

Dublin City Council

Ireland

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

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, with a capital cost of €120m. 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.