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 Kevin McGargle

Good Evening

Just a brief update with regards our works to the Great Lime Road Area of Killingworth as below:-

1. Salters Lane Killingworth - construction of the new Flow Meter Chamber should be complete for Tuesday 21st May 2019. (photo attached of the new chamber)

2. Wednesday 22nd until 6th June commence new main installation and the connections in the land adjacent the chip shop (Palmersville Chippy), letter drops will be posted tomorrow to the adjacent properties to advise of us starting in this area, we will of course need to resurface Bamburgh Road at the end of this period.

I will keep you updated as the works proceed and if there is any major changes to our plans.

Kind Regards

Kevin McGargle

Site Manager.

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