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Scottish Water Helps Bring 24hr Power to Fair Isle

Today, Friday 12th October, sees the Fair Isle community celebrate reliable 24 hour power for the first time as their new renewable energy system goes live

12 October 2018

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

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

£10m Investment Boost for Shetland

Scottish Water is set to invest almost £10 million to upgrade water infrastructure in Shetland over the next two years

14 September 2018

Scottish Water Project Makes the Finals in Engineering Awards

People in Scotland have the choice of two projects to win the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) People’s Choice Award, which celebrates civil engineering projects that have had a positive impact for their local communities

12 September 2018

Wondering What Scottish Water is Doing at the Pentland Hills?

Work has begun on the installation of seven miles of new pipes to help deliver fresh, clean drinking water to more than 165,000 people in Edinburgh and the Lothians

10 September 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

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

Islanders Help Shape the Future of Water Services

A nationwide consultation on the future of Scottish Water’s service and spending priorities over the next 25 years is coming to Orkney and Shetland next week

25 July 2018

New Lochmaddy Water Treatment Works deliveries completed on schedule

The delivery of modules which will form the new Water Treatment Works for North Uist and Berneray is now complete

20 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