WINEP Durham Transfer

As part of an £10 million scheme, Northumbrian Water will be carrying out essential works to improve the performance and flexibility of our wastewater network and wastewater treatment works in the Plawsworth, Pity Me and Brasside areas of County Durham. The scheme will help to improve the water quality of the Blackdene Burn for the benefit of people, the environment and wildlife and ensure that critical wastewater assets continue to serve the community effectively.

Update by Rachel Rutter

Good morning,

This week the team have constructed the new flow meter chamber, including the drainage outlet pipework from the flow meter chamber to wet well. The rising main pipework has been installed and partial reinstatement complete.

The cover slab to wet well chamber has been installed and remedial works within are complete.

Within Northumbrian Water works the air valve and washout chambers are nearing completion including the gravity sewer pipework.

Lets hope we see more sunshine to allow the team to continue with reinstatments. 

Have a lovely week!

Thank you


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