News

Kingussie Water Work Completed,Leaving Forgotten Friary’s Story to be Told Later in 2019

Scottish Water has completed work to take care of Kingussie’s water network after it was briefly interrupted by the discovery of the foundations of a long forgotten Carmelite friary, together with human remains believed to date back to the Middle Ages

15 January 2019

One of Scottish Water's Biggest Investments in Argyll and Bute Completed

Scottish Water has completed one of its biggest ever investments in Argyll and Bute, with its new £29m water treatment works in Oban now operational

04 December 2018

Major Water Mains Upgrade in Dundee Complete

Scottish Water has completed a £5 million upgrade of the water network in Dundee as Caledonia Water Alliance refurbish almost 55 miles of water mains across the city

28 November 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

Great Glen £21M Investment Underway

The first phase of a £21 million project which will provide a single, improved water supply for Scottish Water customers in Fort Augustus and Glenmoriston is underway

21 October 2018

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