Tyneside Water Main Cleaning

Our water mains cleaning programme of works has been ongoing now for five years and to date, we have achieved 221km of cleaning works to our mains. There are a number of pipe sections that we still need to clean, with a total length of 9.0km. We are starting this work in August 2018 and anticipate completion in the Summer 2019.

Update by Katie Burdon

Portal Update WE 12.04.19


The 90mm connections on Dalton Street, Corbridge Street Robinson Street are now completed.

Glasshouse Bridge Scheme is now complete.

Lobley Hill Road is now complete. Final disconnections have been undertaken.

Works are ongoing on Shields Road to install a 200mm valve with enabling works also being carried out on Robinson Street, Union Street, Millers Road, Walker Road and Fossway.

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