Fontburn Water Mains Upgrade

Northumbrian Water are working to improve the water network in the Bedlington and surrounding area. The work has been divided into various phases and will be carried out by both Northumbrian Water and Esh-Stantec. This work will include: the maintenance of existing assets (valves) and the installation of new assets on our strategic water mains from Fontburn to North Tyneside. Other works will include the de-commissioning of some existing water mains predominately in Bedlington area, and the installation of control and monitoring equipment across the general area mainly at Northumbrian Water sites. These improvements will contribute to greater control and monitoring of the water network in maintaining supplies for the future.

Update by Christine Taylor

Good morning,

Over the next couple of days you will see our crew working in the Havelock Crescent, East Sleekburn.  The works will take place in the grassed area between Havelock Crescent and the South View.  This work is expected to last 3-5 days.  

If there are any concerns please contact us on 03457 171100.

Thank you 


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