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Modern Apprentices Step Up to Keep Orkney’s Water Flowing

Three Modern Apprentices based in Orkney are embracing the distinctive challenges caused to their working life and their continuing studies by coronavirus

26 May 2020

Worker Praised for Helping Lead Family of Lost Ducks to Water

A Scottish Water worker has been praised for helping a mother duck and her young chicks who he found waddling along one of Edinburgh’s busiest streets get to safety

22 May 2020

Scottish Water Joins Valuable 500 Movement on Disability Inclusion

Global coalition is calling on business leaders to address accessibility and inclusion for those with disabilities

21 May 2020

Scottish Water Answers Scottish Ambulance Service Call for Help

Roles were reversed when Scottish Water recently answered a call for help from the Scottish Ambulance Service

19 May 2020

Pupils Can Get to Know H2O... At Home

We've launched a brand new Water Cycle Education Kit for parents, carers and teachers across Scotland 

18 May 2020

Water Efficiency During Dry Weather

We're asking customers to use water more efficiently in and around their homes as they enjoy the good weather and many people work from home.

07 May 2020

Scottish Water worker bolsters resilience of island communities

Willie Clark is part of a key effort to ensure the resilience of an island community in the event of the spread of coronavirus

07 May 2020

Sewer response teams kitted out with bespoke vehicles

Four new bespoke vehicles are set to make clearing drainage chokes quicker and more efficient for teams operating in remote locations

05 May 2020

Dunfermline Works Latest to Go Green

Dunfermline Waste Water Treatment Works has turned to green energy to boost Scottish Water’s pledge to reach net zero emissions by 2040

05 May 2020

Repair is Water Under the Bridge for Specialist Team

A specialist team has completed a nerve-wracking repair to a vital water main that runs beneath the Kessock Bridge, north of Inverness.

04 May 2020

Scottish Water Scientists are Red Hot Metal Detectors

Scientists are making sure Scotland’s water is wholesome and safe for people to drink

04 May 2020

Tanker driver goes above and beyond for self-isolating customer

Tanker driver Duncan Dyce inspired one customer to sing his praises in a letter to a national newspaper after coming to her aid while emptying her septic tank

30 April 2020

Case Study - Steven Boon, Waste Water Operations Manager

Waste Water Operations Manager Steven Boon is one of many people playing a key role helping to maintain networks and keep our treatment process operating

30 April 2020

99 Year Old Woman Praises Water Workers

Scottish Water employees go the extra mile to deliver vital services for 99-year-old customer

27 April 2020

Scottish Water Helps Bottle Community ‘Spirit’

Scottish Water has helped out a Skye gin distillery which has started producing hand sanitiser to try and slow the spread of coronavirus

23 April 2020