A Water Supply Study was undertaken and completed by consultants in December 2003. This study identified the deficiencies in the provision of a satisfactory water supply to proposed development in Docklands. The Study made the following recommendations:
Cork City Council, under the DoECLG’s Water Services Investment Programme, appointed consultants to undertake a Preliminary Report on this project in 2011 which will be expected to verify this approach and provide more detail on routing and costings to bring the project forward to implementation stage. The Preliminary Report is nearing completion and will be issued to the Department of Environment for approval in early 2012.
The Tivoli Watermain Phase 1 contract was completed in 2009 which brought a 600 mm diametre watermain from Glashboy to a point in the middle of the Port lands in Tivoli.