Media Release: Water experts land Monmouth contract


PANTON McLeod, experts in the UK water sector, has been celebrating after winning a framework contract with Dwr Cymru (Welsh Water).

The Scottish Borders based company which repairs, inspects and cleans structures used to store portable drinking water across the UK, secured a three-year contract with the water firm with the option for it to be extended by a further two years.

A range of services will be governed in the contract which covers traditional drain-down activities of inspection, cleaning and disinfection, as well as reactive and planned repairs and refurbishments.

Iain Weir, chief operating officer at Panton McLeod, said: “We are delighted to further expand our business and service provision coverage across the UK with Dwr Cymru.

“Securing a three-year contract is a strong step forward in aiding the company’s expansion and growth throughout the UK. We will ensure that we strive for the best results and continue to implement the highest-possible standards when carrying out our specialist work for Dwr Cymru.”

To support the project, Panton McLeod has sourced a base in the traditional country town Monmouth, South East Wales.

Prior to the contract, Panton McLeod has been involved in project work with Welsh Water which included a range of underwater inspection and cleaning work at service reservoirs in Rogerstone Grange, Pengarnddu, Whitbourne, Blaenavon, Tynywaun and Builth Wells.

Iain added: “We’ve completed a number of projects for Dwr Cymru including the use of our innovative underwater robots to clean and inspect the water storage facilities. We’ll continue to offer our robotic services but this specific contract is for the cleaning and disinfection and repairs of reservoirs.

“We are an innovative company always looking to expand our range of services to offer integrated solutions to meet industry challenges and demand and provide value for our clients. We hope that we can continue to provide our services to Dwr Cymru for many years to come.”

Panton McLeod is one of the UK’s leading experts in the water sector and offers a range of services including cleaning, disinfecting, inspecting and repairing drinking water storage structures to water companies and their contractors across the UK.

More information about Panton McLeod’s and its services for the UK water sector can be found at the website

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