Scotland's water industry commissioner told Scottish ministers this week that customer prices from the proposed Scottish Water will rise, but should be capped, increasing total revenue to the new authority to just under 20% over the next four years.
lUK traffic levels in the third quarter of 2001 were about 2% higher than in the same quarter last year, according to the Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions.
DTLR claims that the 2000 figure was unusually low because of the fuel protests.
Contractor Morrison signed a £50M contract for Southern Water's Asset Management Plan 3 Capital Programme of Works last week. Working in a joint venture with Halliburton Brown & Root, the contractor will run a four year programme of upgrades to 35 waste water treatment works and combined sewer overflows in Southern Water's Eastern region.