Bord Gáís tenders for 1 million water meters in deal valued at up to €50m

Friday 30 November 2012 15.54
Irish Water expects to issue its first bills in early 2014 once it has finished installing water meters
Irish Water expects to issue its first bills in early 2014 once it has finished installing water meters

Bord Gais has put out a tender seeking to buy over a million water meters.

The tender is a further step in the semi-state company's role in setting up the new regulated water utility Irish Water which is due to begin supplying and billing for water from early 2014.

Industry sources say the value of the contract to supply the water meters would range between €40m and €50m.

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