Manx Utilities is upgrading the water main from Sandygate to Jurby Coast Road to strengthen water supplies to the area to support economic growth for Jurby and deliver essential fire-fighting needs of the IOM Fire & Rescue Service. The work is due to commence on 6 February 2023 and completed in August 2023.
Manx Utilities is asking residents and businesses to consider the effects waste products such as wet wipes and sanitary products (known as ‘rag’) have on the environment and also critical infrastructure, if disposed of incorrectly.
Manx Utilities has now installed over 2,500 smart meters as the process of upgrading its domestic metering infrastructure to smart meters continues across the Island.
Manx Utilities are replacing the water main located on Regaby West Road commencing 7 November 2022 with final completion due in June 2023. This work programme is part of the organisation’s commitment to upgrade water mains that are prone to a high frequency of bursts.
Manx Utilities has announced that the Hosepipe Ban restriction implemented on 29 July 2022 will be lifted from 7am on Wednesday 7 September 2022.
There will be no changes to electricity tariffs until 31 March 2023 following a direction from the Council of Ministers. This means that electricity tariffs, which are 22% below the current UK OFGEM price cap, will remain at 1 July 2022 prices.
Manx Utilities will be carrying out essential sewer rehabilitation lining works on its network on Peel Road Douglas from 1 August 2022 until 14 August 2022.
Manx Utilities are introducing a temporary use ban (Hosepipe Ban) from 29 July 2022 following an extremely dry period and an increase in usage over recent weeks, despite a campaign to encourage Island residents to ‘use water wisely’.
Manx Utilities has started the process of upgrading its domestic metering infrastructure to smart meters
Manx Utilities are updating the water mains located under Glencrutchery Road which will necessitate traffic lights being utilised for some periods over the next 8 weeks.