What are we doing?

Scottish Water is investing in a multi-million pound project to ensure water quality to thousands of people in parts of East Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire and west Stirlingshire areas by changing the source of their water supply from Burncrooks WTW to Milngavie WTW.

Craigmaddie/Milngavie Reservoir GV

WTW at Burncrooks Reservoir will be decommissioned

Craigmaddie/Milngavie Reservoir GV

Water suppy will be transferred to Milngavie WTW

What does the project involve?

There are three key components of the project: 

  • Pumping station at Bankell Service Reservoir
  • Transfer main from Bankell Service Reservoir to Baljaffray Service Reservoir
  • Rising main from Baljaffray Service Reservoir to connect to the south of the Carbeth DMA

Latest Updates: Spring 2019

The project was officially launched in early May 2019. Earth-moving work is being carried out at Bankell service reservoir off Strathblane Road, Milngavie. 

Work to set-up one of the project site compounds north of Drumclog car park on Mugdock Road is being carried out.

Information Event 8th May 2019

An information event for customers was held in Milngavie on May 8. Information on the pipeline route, road traffic management and how the project will affect customers is available below.

Burncrooks Documents

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