Documentary looks into billionaire owner of Northumbrian Water

The billionaire owner of Northumbrian Water is at the centre of a documentary being aired on North East screens on Monday night. The water company, owned by Hong Kong-based Li Ka-shing, one of the ...

Severn Trent Design Manual for Self Lay Providers

Severn Trent Design Manual condition and location of the pipe materials and ground conditions may have to be verified by other means. 2.2.3 – Existing Pipe Materials, Sizing and Pressure Rating The existing pipe materials and fittings used within our distribution network are varied and were

The Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations 1999

Materials and substances in contact with water. 2. —(1) Subject to sub-paragraph (2) below, no material or substance, either alone or in combination with any other material or substance or with the contents of any water fitting of which it forms a part, which causes or is likely to cause contamination of water shall be used in the construction, installation, renewal, repair or replacement of ...

Northumbrian Water's £900k Barnard Castle pipes facing ...

Sep 29, 2018· A project costing £900,000 to replace old pipes in an area of Teesdale has been hit by delays. Northumbrian Water said the complex works at …

Surface water policy | Anglian Water Services

Surface water policy We recognise the need to support implementation of sustainable drainage management both for new and redevelopment sites. Please see below Surface Water Policy documents for guidance on Anglian Water's position regarding the management of surface water arising from new and redeveloped areas

Addendum - IGL

Northumbrian Water Limited: Company Specific Addendum for the Self Laying of Water Mains and Services 4. ADDENDUM SPECIFICS CoP Part 1 - General Ownership of Mains (CoP section 1.2) Any water mains constructed under the self-lay option remain the responsibility of the Developer/SLO until a Vesting Certificate is issued.

Flooding caused by burst water pipe in Newburn - BBC News

May 21, 2018· A street in Newburn, Newcastle, is under water after a pipe burst. Northumbrian Water says it has switched off the supply and diversions are in place following the "major incident".

Guidance | Water UK

Avoid frozen or burst pipes. Open Water. News and campaigns. News. Campaigns. Blog. Publications. Contact. Search all content. Follow us on social media: Networks. Guidance. ... Employment screening guidance for the water industry. 20 Jul 2018. Guidance Employment screening guidance for the water industry. 20 Jul 2018.

DWI July 2013 - Drinking Water Inspectorate

DWI July 2013 UNCONTROLLED IF PRINTED V. 2 Updated to include 2012 data in Table 1 and Appendix 1 Page 1 of 11 DWI PR14 Guidance – Lead in Drinking Water 1. Background 1.1 The standard for lead will change from 25 g/l to 10 g/l in December 2013. This has been known since the 1998 EU Drinking Water Directive was first published

The private sewers transfer regulations: Provisional non ...

Surface water sewers 6. Transfer will apply to surface water sewers (including combined systems) which, on 1 July 2011, communicate with a public sewer. In determining what constitutes a surface water sewer it is necessary to consider the engineering practicalities and function of any particular arrangement. Pipes…

The private sewers transfer regulations - GOV.UK

Sep 21, 2011· The issues raised during consultation have been considered in finalising the resulting regulations, The Water Industry (Schemes for Adoption of Private Sewers 2011, which came into force on 1 …

Northumbrian Water

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Northumbrian Water develops innovative tool to measure ...

Jun 16, 2020· Northumbrian Water has developed a simple but innovative tool which helps measure the depth of underground water pipes. The water company came up with the 'Z stick' idea at its Innovation Festival last year, to help its workers capture and record the depth of underground water and sewer pipes across the North East.

Technical guidance | Water UK

Avoid frozen or burst pipes. Open Water. News and campaigns. News. Campaigns. Blog. Publications. Contact. Search all content. Follow us on social media: Networks. Technical guidance. Water UK publishes technical guidance notes as well as WIS + IGNs on behalf of the industry. View the guidance via the links below. Related. Policy.

March 2011 Newcastle Building Control Services

Guidance Note: Private Drains & Sewers Transfer of Ownership to Northumbrian Water Ltd On 1 October 2011 On 1 October 2011, ownership of shared private sewers and lateral drains will transfer to Northumbrian Water Ltd (NWL). The diagrams below illustrate the changes: Newcastle Building Control Services Civic Centre Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8PB

Northumbrian Water's £900k Barnard Castle pipes facing delays

Sep 29, 2018· A project costing £900,000 to replace old pipes in an area of Teesdale has been hit by delays. Northumbrian Water said the complex works at …

Sewer mapping partnership to aid Northumbrian response times

Sewer mapping partnership to aid Northumbrian response times 01/12/2016 An innovative partnership between Northumbrian Water and data management specialists 1Spatial has helped the utility create a better model of its sewer network which will allow it to reduce response times for customers who experience problems.

Build over | Water UK

This type of work can impact on underground sewer pipes that lie within your property's boundary. To help you understand your obligations to protect any sewer pipes on your property, Water UK has produced this customer guide with the 10 water companies in England and Wales responsible for collecting your wastewater.

A guide to new water - Southern Water

A guide to new water mains and services on new ... 13. any constraints on working,Ensure that any pipes or cables installed after the water main does not compromise the ability to connect as ... SW guidance document is included with this "site guide" as an Appendix A.

United Utilities - Sewers and drains explained

Sewers and drains explained What am I responsible for? There are an awful lot of pipes, drains and sewers hidden away from view inside homes and under the ground – so it's worth bearing in mind that responsibility for their upkeep is in the hands of different organisations and people – including you!

Guide to Transfer of Private Sewers Regulations ... - Water UK

All of the vacuum pipes (including the section within No 1) will transfer by October 2016 as the system is an accessory to a pumping station which will also transfer by October 2016. The diagram assumes that the section of pipe from the pumping station to the public sewer operates by gravity.

Mains Design and Construction Guidelines for Self-Lay ...

Yorkshire Water | Mains Design and Construction Guidelines for Self Lay Providers January 2018 3 8.1.2 Communication Pipe 23 8.1.3 Supply Pipe 23 9 Laying Service Pipes 24 9.1 Conditions for Connection 24 9.1.1 Size of Service Pipe 24

Future management of private water supply pipes - GOV.UK

May 23, 2013· Seeking views on the future management of private water supply pipes in England and Wales. This consultation ran from 23 May 2013 to 11:45pm on 4 July 2013

Water Networks | Data Mapping

Detailed, up-to-date mapping data can help you manage your overground water assets efficiently. Find the perfect location for deploying bowsers in the event of a water crisis. Realise the proximity of your water networks, pumping stations and treatment works …

Guidance notes and FAQs

There are minimum and maximum depths at which service pipes should be laid: Minimum depth is 750 mm; Maximum depth is 1350 mm . If you wish to install the service pipe either deeper or shallower than these depths you must notify the local water supplier for permission.

Sewers for Adoption - water

Until the new regime comes into effect, the guidance in 'Sewers for Adoption' does not necessarily preclude alternative requirements on the part of individual water and sewerage companies.

Who is responsible for repairing drains and sewers ...

This page explains who is responsible for maintaining drains and sewers. Generally speaking, you're usually responsible for drains inside the boundaries of your property, while the sewerage company is responsible for lateral drains, which are usually outside of property boundaries, and sewers.Although most sewers are now publicly owned, there are still some private or unadopted sewers.

New Private Water Supply Regulations

• Replacing lead pipes throughout the property is the only completely effective way to reduce the lead levels in your drinking water supply. If the pipe underneath your kitchen sink is dull-grey and is easy to scratch leaving shiny marks then it is likely to be lead. Lead pipes can also be found in the pipe leading up to your house.