University Sewage Treatment Works Growth Upgrade

Upgrading the capacity of the sewage treatment works to meet the increased number of customers in the area due to additional new housing and student accommodation. Our sewage treatment works aid NWG in improving the quality of rivers and coastal waters for the benefit of people, the environment and wildlife.

Update by Gabrielle Ward


I hope you're all enjoying this lovely sunshine we are having at the moment.

Work is progressing well on site. We are continuing the installation of the new permanent electrical ducting and draw pit chambers which we intend to complete over the next two weeks. We have completed the civil works to allow the installation of the new sludge mixing system which is due to be installed shortly.

This week we have started core drilling the openings in the existing control building to facilitate the installation of new control panels allowing access for cabling. 

I have added some photos below of our recent work. 

If you have any further questions, please feel free to get in touch via the comment section below or contact button at the top of the page.

There will be more updates posted on this page in the upcoming weeks. As always, thank you for your continued patience and cooperation during this time.

Kind Regards,



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