Our distribution mains replacement projects are designed to provide safe, efficient and cost-effective ways to 'work smarter' and minimise disruption to road users and local businesses.
For example, our 'Olympic Rings' project is testing a new way of using existing equipment:
'Bond and Bolt' is an innovative method for creating joints using a pioneering adhesive which means we no longer need to dig below the pipe:
Ofgem's network innovation allowance (NIA) scheme funds innovative projects (such as these) which can benefit our customers. Details of all our NIA distribution mains replacement projects can be found on the ENA Smarter Networks portal and through the links below:
Learn more about our NIA projects: