Be winter ready

Water loss on networks tends to be highest during the winter months when freezing conditions lead to bursts on unprotected meters and shallow pipes and valves.  

The NFGWS has produced an advice note for group water schemes and consumers on how to be winter ready and mitigate the risk of avoidable water loss during times of extreme cold.  

The first document has to be on the placing of pipes, depth of pipes (2010/2011)