Status : Active Phase : Planning (Under appraisal) Reference: 20140042 Release date: 18 June 2014 Promoter Financial Intermediary : GLAS CYMRU CYFYNGEDIG Location : United Kingdom Sector(s) : Water, sewerage Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount) : EUR 276 million (GBP 230 million) Total cost (Approximate amount) : EUR 606 million (GBP 505 million) Description : Welsh Water provides 3.2 million people in Wales and adjoining areas of England with drinking water and sanitation. The Programme comprises Improvements to water supply and wastewater collection and treatment as part of the second half of Welsh Water%s regulatory investment programme AMP5 (Asset Management Plan 5). The Programme was approved by the economic regulator OFWAT in 2009. The Programme includes a signficant programme of measures to increase the resilience and performance of drinking water treatment and water supply assets in general as well as a programme of wastewater treatment improvements in order to achieve compliance with the EU Wastewater Treatment Directve and stricter EU standards for bathing water. Objectives : Environmental Protection EIB Cohesion Priority Regions / Economic and Social Cohesion (transversal) Environmental aspects : The Promoter complies with the requirements of EU EIA Directive 2011/92/EU, as well as Article 6 of the Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC. The Promoter carries out Environmental Impact Assessment procedures where required by the competent authorities and mitigating measures are applied as appropriate. The drinking water quality and environmental regulators independently monitor compliance with drinking water quality standards and effluent discharge permits. Procurement : The Bank will require the Promoter to ensure that contracts for the implementation of the project have been/shall be tendered in accordance with the relevant applicable EU procurement legislation Dir 2004/18/EC and Dir. 2007/66/EC amending Directives 1989/665/EEC and 1992/13/EEC ), with publication of tender notices in the EU Official Journal, as and where required.
Project completion date : 2015-06-30 12:00:00
Major organization : GLAS CYMRU CYFYNGEDIG
Address : Pentwyn Road Nelson Treharris, CF46 6LY United Kingdom Website : www.glascymru.com
Country :United Kingdom
Financier : European Investment Bank (EIB),
Financier address : Financier : European Investment Bank 98-100, boulevard Konrad Adenauer L-2950 Luxembourg Website : www.eib.org/ Tel : (+352) 43 79 1 Fax : (+352) 43 77 04