Scottish Water



Video: Scottish Water reaches last pour milestone in £30m Borders water upgrade

Scottish Water has reached a major milestone in its £30 million upgrade of water services in the Scottish Borders.

Published 4 May 2021

Flooding solutions identified to progress Wellhouse development plans

Plans by Wellhouse Housing Association (WHA) to bring new housing to the area have taken an important step forward.

Published 8 April 2021

And finally... £20m upgrade of Katrine Aqueduct welcomed by original worker's great granddaughter

The great granddaughter of a man who helped build the Katrine Aqueduct has welcomed the completion of the latest upgrade work.

Published 7 April 2021

Galliford Try and MWH Treatment appointed to £700m Scottish Water framework

The environment business of Galliford Try has been appointed to Scottish Water’s new Non-Infrastructure Framework for the SR21-27 investment programme, in joint venture with MWH Treatment.

Published 6 April 2021

Solar power plan unveiled for Balmore Water Treatment Works

Scottish Water has unveiled plans to install its most ambitious solar energy scheme to date at a water treatment works in East Dunbartonshire.

Published 26 March 2021

GAP Hire Solutions continues relationship with Scottish Water with four-year deal

Independent hire company GAP Hire Solutions and Scottish Water are to further their well-established partnership with a brand-new four-year deal.

Published 26 February 2021

Council and Scottish Water commit to unlocking Dundee development sites

Closer working between Dundee City Council and Scottish Water to manage surface water drainage is helping to unlock potential development sites, the local authority's city development committee will hear next week.

Published 22 January 2021

And finally... Chopper railled for Scottish Water upgrades

Scottish Water took to the skies for a dramatic helicopter delivery of a footbridge to the remote Dhu Loch Reservoir on the Isle of Bute.

Published 15 December 2020

Beach landing Harris water works comes on stream

A new state of the art Water Treatment Works (WTW) that was delivered by sea to a Harris beach has entered service.

Published 23 October 2020

Covid-19 RNA traces identified in Scottish waste water

Scientists at the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) have successfully pinpointed fragments of coronavirus’ ribonucleic acid (RNA) in local waste water samples across the country.

Published 23 October 2020

Brewery fined for damaging waste water treatment works with caustic discharge

A Dunbar brewery company has been fined £10,000 after admitting discharging caustic effluent into a sewer which caused damage to a waste water treatment works.

Published 22 October 2020

Mauldslie Bridge reopens after £1.3m renovation

The historic Mauldslie Bridge in South Lanarkshire has reopened after a £1.3 million renovation project by Scottish Water.

Published 9 October 2020

Historic Aberdeenshire waterworks to be given £52m revamp

A historic Aberdeenshire waterworks is getting a major £52 million revamp more than 150 years after its construction was hailed a jewel in the crown of engineering success.

Published 5 October 2020

And finally... Water engineer walks into record books

A Mechanical Engineer at Scottish Water has broken the record for the fastest time to complete the 864km Scottish National Trail.

Published 29 September 2020

Scottish Water unveils plans to harness green power at Fraserburgh WWTW

Scottish Water has submitted plans to install over 1900 solar panels next to Fraserburgh Waste Water Treatment Works (WWTW), capable of providing almost one third of the electricity required by the site as well as exporting power to the grid.

Published 18 September 2020