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Water Supply

Volume 929: debated on Thursday 7 April 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will list the major water schemes to be started in 1977–78 and 1978–79, together with the total cost of each scheme and the cost in the financial year.

The major water schemes costing more than £100,000 included in the Northern Ireland Department of Environment capital works programme for the financial years 1977–78 and 1978–79 are set out below. The estimated expenditure for each financial year for the schemes starting in these years is £1·7 million and £2·8 million respectively. The total value of the schemes starting in the respective years is £2·5 million and £6·3 million.

Schemes programmed to start 1977–78
Category £100,000–£200,000Division
Glenarm-Carnlough Water SchemeNorth
Knockloughrim Service ReservoirNorth
Extension to Ballinrees Water Treatment PlantNorth
Ballinrees Sludge Treatment Phase 1North
Dungannon Town DistributionSouth
Category £200,000–£500,000
Tullyhill Service ReservoirNorth
Mullaghboy-Gulladuff Trunk MainNorth
Category £500,000–£800,000
Moyola Water Treatment WorksNorth
Schemes programmed to start 1978–79
Category £100,000–£200,000
Water Supply to Garstings HillNorth
Raw Water Storage at Moyola Treatment WorksNorth
Crosskeen Creavey Trunk MainNorth
Ballyclare Service ReservoirNorth
Storage for Bann WaterNorth
Kilcraig Reservoir ExtensionNorth
Red Bay Service ReservoirNorth
Foffany Treatment WorksSouth
Rostrevor Area Additional SupplySouth
Derrylin Service Reservoir and MainsWest
Category £200,00–£500,000
Garstings Hill Service ReservoirNorth
Maddybenny Service ReservoirNorth
Ballykine-Villa Water SupplyEast
Creggan ReservoirWest
Armagh Breagh Trunk MainSouth
Duplication of Main from Lough FeaNorth
Killylane/Killyglen Trunk MainNorth
Category £500,000–£900,000
Derrykeegan Service ReservoirWest
Coleraine Service ReservoirNorth
Ballygomartin Service ReservoirEast
Lough Fea AugmentationNorth
The execution of the listed schemes as planed is subject to the procedural, contractual and financial constraints which apply to any Capital Programme.