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Rutherglen Toddler 'Digs' Scottish Water

A young Rutherglen boy had his day made when Scottish Water and its alliance partner amey Black and Veatch (aBV) enabled him to visit one of their diggers during a project in his street

29 August 2018

Visitors Challenge Duncan as swimmer competes in European Championships

Visitors to Glasgow during the 2018 European Championships are to pit their skills against Commonwealth champion swimmer Duncan Scott in a new interactive experience - without even getting wet in the pool

02 August 2018

260 Year Old Wooden Water Pipes Unearthed in Capital

Workers have unearthed rare 260-year-old wooden water pipes during a dig in Edinburgh

30 July 2018

Pre-Schoolers Take the Plunge to Learn to Swim in Huge Numbers

Scottish children aged three to five are taking to swimming in huge numbers thanks to the most comprehensive teaching programme of its kind in the UK

23 July 2018

Glasgow West End Kids Learn About Scottish Water Environmental Work

Youngsters at a nursery in Glasgow’s West End recently heard about an upcoming environmental project to improve the River Kelvin

27 June 2018

Roman Walls Revealed During Scottish Borders Water Upgrade

Work to install a new water main in the Scottish Borders has uncovered sections of 2000 year old Roman wall which was part of the famous Roman settlement of Trimontium

26 June 2018

Paisley School Pupils Name Tunnelling Machine

School pupils in Paisley have been given the chance to name the second Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) to be used on Scottish Water’s environmental project in the town

26 June 2018

Scots Water Innovators' Mobile App Supports Healthy Hygiene Habits in Nicaragua

Communities in one of Central America’s poorest regions are improving toilet hygiene and health thanks to a team of water industry employees and volunteers from Scotland

15 May 2018

Local School Childen Have a ‘Hoot’ with Scottish Water

The pupils of Callander Primary School were thrilled with the unveiling of a wood carved owl which was presented to the school on Wednesday 21st March 2018

22 March 2018

Innovative Solutions Sought for £450,000 Water Treatment Challenge

Scottish Water is looking to the country’s most innovative minds to come up with new ways of treating water at point-of-use

15 March 2018

Paisley Environmental Investment Project Update

This Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2018, modern apprentices are working together with Scottish Water and its contractors to improve the water quality and natural environment in two local watercourses on an environmental investment project in Paisley

08 March 2018

Scottish Water Apprentice Katie Encourages More Young People to Apply for MA Scheme

An apprentice water operative with Scottish Water is urging more young people to consider applying for the Modern Apprenticeship (MA) scheme as Scottish Apprenticeship Week takes place across the country

06 March 2018

Olympic Swimmer Takes a Dunk with Video Insights

Olympic pool hero Duncan Scott is helping inspire a new generation to start swimming – even while he’s undergoing a punishing training schedule to prepare for the Commonwealth Games

02 February 2018

Switch to Water Bottle Refills to Reduce Plastic Rubbish, Scots Urged

Scots are being asked to make the switch to re-usable bottles filled with tap water to help tackle plastic waste in our communities

25 January 2018