News

28 Sep MIWB celebrates Right to Information Day

Mount Isa Water Board reminds the community today is 'Right to Information Day', which is celebrated annually across Australia and around the world on 28 September. Queensland marks this occasion by acknowledging the contribution of the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld) (RTI Act) to...

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24 Sep Final Treatment Equipment Now Operational

Fifth permanent water filtration process unit now producing filtered water. The Mount Isa Water Board's $9.2 million investment into new, micro-filtration water treatment infrastructure is now fully operational. With capacity increased by 25% to more than 22 megalitres per day, the new permanent filtration system...

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08 Sep Permenant water treatment plant approaches completion

Final process equipment arrives in Mount Isa following six months of manufacturing and testing activities by suppliers. The Mount Isa Water Board is pleased to advise the community of recent visible progress on the installation of the new micro-filtration infrastructure. The last of the new,...

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24 Mar Treatment Equipment Online Ahead of Schedule

The benefits are flowing to Mount Isa from the new $9.2 million micro-filtration plant being installed by Mount Isa Water Board. Four of planned five permanent units are now online and operating well, twelve days ahead of schedule. The further boost to daily production capacity continues...

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26 Feb New Treatment Plant Progressing Well

Call for community to continue water consumption reducing effort in lead-up to essential works The Mount Isa Water Board is pleased to advise the installation of the new microfiltration infrastructure is progressing as scheduled, with the first of the new, permanent filtration units to be...

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19 Feb Message from the Mount Isa Water Board

We recognise the community has a vested interest in Mount Isa’s water supply. So here are the facts. Your water is safe and we are working hard to ensure it continues to meet Australian Drinking Water Guidelines. We’ve been managing Mount Isa’s water supply amid some significant...

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