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Desludging works to commence at Smithton
22/09/17
Work will be undertaken at the Smithton Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to remove sludge to address odour issues.
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Leading the way for Tasmania's environment
28/06/17
Taking care of Tasmania’s environment and running sustainable operations is TasWater’s core business. Our state is home to some of the most rare and delicate wilderness areas in the world. Conserving our environment is more than just important to us, it's essential.
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100 years strong the Ridgeway Dam wall
14/06/17
One of Hobart’s biggest historical feats of engineering has passed a major milestone, celebrating 100 years of service, and it’s still going strong.
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The breakdown on wet wipes
08/06/17
A long running experiment by TasWater has yielded some alarming results which will make you think twice before you flush another wet wipe.
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Worldwide recognition for TasWater's part in Antarctic scheme
24/05/17
The Antarctic Reuse Project was honoured with a distinction at the Global Water Awards at a ceremony in Madrid, Spain overnight.
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Water meter renewal program
22/05/17
TasWater’s water meter renewal program descends on the townships of Wynyard and Yolla later this month as part of the statewide renewal program.
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Work underway for TasWater's biggest infrastructure project to date
17/05/17
A major project to upgrade the Blackman’s Bay Sewage Treatment Plant has officially started today as TasWater Chairman Miles Hampton and Kingborough Mayor Steve Wass shared the shovel to turn the first sod at the site.
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TasWater welcomes Industry report card
31/03/17
The state of the industry report shows improvement in virtually all areas of TasWater operations.
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