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for the UK and Ireland Water Sector

 

 

 

Addressing the Big Questions facing the water industry

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Leading the WATER Research Agenda

UKWIR has been positively shaping the UK water industry's future for over 25 years.
We facilitate, manage & deliver a strategic programme of research projects for our members, the Water Companies of the UK and Ireland, to address the key challenges they face.  We do this by providing leadership in shaping the future water research agenda.-

    

Big questions

The focus of our research is captured in our Big Questions.  These questions cover many Research Themes and activities of work and represent the key challenges they face, now and in the future.

You can directly access five of our Big Questions below, with a sixth link to all twelve.

News

FUTURE ASSET MANAGEMENT EXPERTISE REQUIRED TO DRIVE STEP-CHANGE IN WATER INVESTMENT PLANNING

Published On 20/01/2021


UKWIR 2021 Research Programme Launched

Published On 12/01/2021


UKWIR TEAMS UP WITH SCIENTISTS TO TACKLE WATER QUALITY CHALLENGES

Published On 10/12/2020


IMPORTANT SCIENTIFIC DATA GOES PUBLIC IN WATER INDUSTRY FIRST

Published On 30/11/2020


UKWIR Annual Conference moves to online

Published On 20/11/2020


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Latest Publications(for non-members)

Members have free access to reports by logging into the website and using the Publications Menu.

 

Asset Management

Published: 20/12/2020

Best Practice For Trunk Main Flow Monitoring Areas: Interactive Guide

Please note - this publication is an interactive PDF, provided on a CD - no printed report is pr...

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Environmental benefits

Published: 16/12/2020

The National Chemical Investigations Programme 2015-2020 - Volume 1 Part 2

The Chemical Investigations Programme (CIP) was esta...

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Asset Management

Published: 15/12/2020

Best Practice For Trunk Main Flow Monitoring Areas

A significant number of water companies have started using Trunk Main Flow Monitoring Zones (als...

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Climate Change

Published: 08/12/2020

Workbook for operating operational GHG Emissions – Version 14

UKWIR has developed a standardised workbook for estimating operational GHG emissions, the Carbon Accounting Workbook (CAW), to bring consistency an...

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Supply

Published: 05/12/2020

Deriving a Best Value Water Resources Management Plan

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