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Fatberg-fighting Project Extended to Dundee and Cupar

Food businesses in Dundee and Cupar are helping Scottish Water to detox and cleanse sewers with a number of restaurants, take-aways, hotels and cafes, taking part in a pilot project

14 December 2018

On the Scent of Leakage with Sniffer Dogs

Sniffer dogs are being used to help find leaking water mains for the first time in Scotland

13 December 2018

Panto Stars Sparkle This Christmas With Scottish Water

Stars of the Pavilion Theatre’s Cinderella have added a sprinkle of magic to Scottish Water’s campaign to encourage people to stay hydrated this Christmas

12 December 2018

A Great 'Moo'd' in Ayr as Scottish Water Top Up Tap Unwrapped

Iconic Scottish artist Steven Brown’s mascots ‘Betty’ and ‘Harris McCoo’ have helped local nursery children unveil a Top Up Tap in Ayr town centre, as part of Scottish Water’s initiative to encourage people to carry a reusable bottle

07 December 2018

New Partnership to Enhance Water Management in Edinburgh and Lothians

A new partnership to enhance water management across Edinburgh and the Lothians has been launched

06 December 2018

Kained Back Scottish Water Campaign to Help Hydrate and Cut Waste

Restaurant and bar group Kained Holdings has become the latest to back Scottish Water’s campaign to encourage people to top up from the tap

06 December 2018

Stirling Council and Scottish Water Horizons Join Forces for Pioneering Renewables Project

Stirling Council has embarked on a ground-breaking UK first project in partnership with Scottish Water Horizons to use cutting edge renewable technologies to harness energy from waste water

04 December 2018

Revolutionary Waste Water Treatment Trialled in Scotland

A new technology developed in the US which could revolutionise the way the world’s waste water can be processed is being tested by experts at Scottish Water

04 December 2018

Chippy Serves Up Fat-free Dish to Celebrate Sewer Success this St Andrew's Day

An award-winning St Andrews fish and chip shop has become an official champion of Scottish Water’s campaign to free sewers of fatbergs

30 November 2018

Hotel Guests Tap into Scotland's Water in Green Credentials Boost

Guests at one of the country’s most prestigious hotels will be able to top up with five-star Scottish water thanks to a new initiative to reduce waste and help the environment

15 November 2018

Mackenzie Construction Rewarded Considerate Contractor Award for Scottish Water Horizons Project

Mackenzie Construction has been recognised by the Considerate Contractor Scheme for their ‘Performance Beyond Compliance’ while carrying out work on behalf of Scottish Water Horizons

15 November 2018

Shieldhall Tunnel in Glasgow Wins Another Award

Scottish Water’s Shieldhall Tunnel in Glasgow, which is helping to improve water quality in the River Clyde and tackle sewer flooding, has won an urban drainage industry award, its second accolade in as many months

08 November 2018

Top up Tap First to Quench Capital’s Thirst

Scottish Water’s first high tech Top up Tap has been switched on allowing thousands of people to stay hydrated on the go in one of the Capital’s most historic areas

31 October 2018

Glasgow's Smart Canal is a First for Europe

Construction of Europe’s first ever ‘smart canal’ scheme, which will use the 250-year-old Forth & Clyde Canal and 21st century technology to mitigate flood risk as well as enable massive regeneration, is now underway in Glasgow

31 October 2018

Shieldhall Tunnel Wins Prestigious Saltire Award

Scottish Water’s Shieldhall Tunnel project in Glasgow has won a top civil engineering award

25 October 2018