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Far from a 'Boring' Visit as Schoolchildren Welcome 'Tunnelling Tanya' to Paisley

It was quite a different morning for a group of schoolchildren from Paisley as they began their day learning about Scottish Water’s major engineering project in the town

10 October 2018

Erskine Waste Water Treatment Works Goes Green

Green energy is helping to power Scottish Water’s waste water treatment facility in Erskine

01 October 2018

Water Drinkers in Scotland Tap In to 'Smart' Top Up Points

A network of high-tech public water refill points is to be introduced across the country to encourage people to top up from the tap using refillable bottles

27 September 2018

In With the Old and Out With the New on Greenock Flooding Project

Scottish Water’s £2.8m investment project to help reduce the risk of flooding in and around the Oakmall Shopping Centre in Greenock has turned to more traditional tunnelling methods during its latest phase of work

20 September 2018

Putting St Andrews' Drains on a Diet

Scottish Water is to step up its fight against fatbergs which can cause major flooding and pollution with the launch of a new project

13 September 2018

Scottish Water Renews Call to Use Water Wisely Where Loch Levels Are Lowest

Scottish Water is asking customers to continue using water wisely in two areas of the north where lochs and reservoirs remain significantly lower than normal

10 September 2018

Marine Investigation Work at Portobello

A floating platform will be visible from the Capital’s coastline from next week as Scottish Water investigates options to improve bathing water at Portobello and Fisherrow

01 August 2018

Major Sewer Upgrade Work Completed at Haymarket

Essential work by Scottish Water to replace part of century-old Victorian sewer in Haymarket Terrace has now completed

30 July 2018

Environment Secretary opens Shieldhall Tunnel in Glasgow

Scotland’s biggest sewer superstructure has become operational in a feat of engineering hailed as “extraordinary” by Environment Secretary Roseanna Cunningham

30 July 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

Annual Report Highlights Strong Performance for Customers

Scottish Water delivered a record level of customer service and environmental performance during 2017/18, the utility has reported in its annual report and accounts published today

25 July 2018

Be Canny with Your Water This Weekend

Weekend gardeners are being urged to use water wisely with the sweltering summer sunshine set to continue this weekend

06 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

Partnership Boosts Sustainability Potential of Scotland’s Waste Water

Scotland’s sewage and solid organic waste can contribute to the country’s heat and power need, helping further reduce greenhouse gas emissions to tackle climate change, according to experts from Scottish Water and SEPA

21 June 2018