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Glan Agua Ltd are delighted to announce that all plants are now fully operational on the 4-Roscommon Regional Water Supply Scheme DBO Contract

Glan Agua Ltd are delighted to announce that all water treatments are now fully operational on the 4-Roscommon Regional Water Supply Scheme DBO Contract with the last plant in supply, the Arigna Ballyfarnon Regional Water Supply Scheme passing it rigorous tests on completion in May and June 2015. As some of these plants have been operational for a number of months now with the completion of various elements allowing Irish Water lift boil water notices early in the contract. This milestone completes the formal design and construction stage of the contract. The schemes provide state of the art water treatment plants to provide safe and wholesome drinking water for over 25,000 people in Roscommon. In addition to the Arigna Ballyfarnon Scheme, the other schemes supplied by the new water treatment plants include; Boyle Ardcane RWSS, Roscommon Central RWSS, South Roscommon RWSS (Killeglan and Lisbrock). The operations phase of the contract includes for 20 year operation and maintenance of the infrastructure, including the real time monitoring of all drinking water parameters by a county wide SCADA system providing alarms and 24 hour monitoring of all key parameters. The project compliments Glan Agua ltd existing operations in Roscommon County and in the West and Midlands region, bring the total long term operation water treatment plants to 30, and allows for extensive synergies and economies of scale to be realised, ultimately offering Irish Water and their clients significant cost savings.

The project was delivered on time and to highest safety standards and allowed Glan Agua Ltd work closely with Irish Water throughout its conception and through to operations. The critical success factors on the project include the close working relationship between the Clients Representatives Jennings O’Donavon and JB Barry and Partners, along with the proactive management approach of the Roscommon Water Services Team and RE staff led by Kieran Madden. Glan Agua Ltd look forward working with Irish Water and Roscommon County Council throughout the operations phase.

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