Bellingham Sewage Treatment Works

Together with our supply partner, Interserve, we plan to carry out work between Monday 3rd February 2020 and Friday 21st February 2020. This essential work is part of an investment programme of over £2 million and will include repair and replacement work to the Sewage Treatment Works at Bellingham. We are working closely with our supply partner to make sure any disruption is kept to a minimum. If you are going to be directly affected by our work, our site team will let you know in advance. Typical working hours will be Monday to Friday, between 8.00am and 6.00pm. During this work, our vehicles will need access to the sewer pumping station which is located off Boat Lane. You may see some increase in vehicle movement. We'd really like to hear from you if you have any queries so please get in touch using the 'Contact us' button at the top of the page or leave a comment below. Ben Gilbert NWL Project Manager

Update by Shafqat Akbar

Hello everyone. After yesterday's successful operations at the Bellingham treatment works, I want to update you on the next phases of our project.

We will set up, test and commission the temporary plant on the site. This will take a couple of weeks.

The replacement of the filter media will commence after the temporary plant is operational.

The site team have agreed a programme of works with Northumbrian Water and discussed the interventions required into the existing treatment works. 

The treatment works will remain operational at all times during the project. We will keep our neighbours informed of any works that might affect them.

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