UK based Water Treatment & Water Hygiene Company

Portawater are one of the UK’s leading specialists in water treatment services & water hygiene providers in Essex. Our innovative solutions cover the treatment of industrial & process waters.

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Our Clients

Clients range from Hospitals, Dentists, Golf Clubs, Hotels, Schools, Food Distribution Companies, among many more, including out-sourced work from other water treatment companies.


Portawater UK Ltd are a water treatment company who have been in the industry for over 20 years. Their head office and workshop are based in South Woodham Ferrers, Essex.


Clients range from Hospitals, Dentists, Golf Clubs, Hotels, Schools, Food Distribution Companies, among many more, including out-sourced work from other water treatment companies.


Areas of speciality are: Filtration, Chlorination, Sterilisation, and Water Hygiene Service (including analysis of water, cleansing and complete control over legionella), plant install, service & enitre custom offerings.

water treatment services

Water treatment services involve the conditioning & treatment of water to make sure it is fit for purpose.  For instance water which is supplied by the local water authority has to be treated with various chemicals to make sure it is fit for human consumption by the time it has travelled from source to your kitchen tap to kill parasites, bacteria, and viruses. 

The right chemicals, plant, knowledge and expertise are required to professionally care for water. This is a very varied area that involves a water treatment plant to deliver the quality of water required for whichever process is required removing the contaminates from the water supply to deliver the end product. 

Water treatment is a necessity for anything it is used for or consumed in. Making water safe is the main priority.

Removes hardness-causing calcium and magnesium minerals from your water through a process called ion exchange.

Removes contaminants from water by using pressure to force water molecules through a semipermeable membrane.

Total install & maintenance including servicing and chemical dosing to make sure your pool is safe all year round.

Water Filters remove unwanted impurities from water such as sediment, taste and odour, hardness and bacteria to result in better quality water.

We install & service water fountains around the country making sure that publicly used systems are hygienic & well maintained.

Ultraviolet water purification is the most effective method for disinfecting bacteria from the water. Ultraviolet (UV) rays penetrate harmful pathogens in your home’s water and destroy illness-causing microorganisms by attacking their genetic core (DNA).

We supply, install, service and repair all types of water treatment plant for various applications with all levels of service and call-out from 3-day calls to 24-hour service.

Chemical dosing systems are a facility for automated injection of chemicals to maintain healthy heating systems.

water hygiene services

Water hygiene services are vital for the maintenance of clean water fit for consumption by humans and for any purpose intended. Water can harbour and grow bacteria very easily and for this reason it is vital to manage the hygiene of water through regular testing, chemical treatment if required and tank cleaning.

This is a requirement necessary to keep potable water services safe for human consumption and to ensure water is free from microorganisms such as legionella, sudimosis , and cryptosporidium, this can involve regular water sampling for laboratory analysis, water storage tank cleaning, and water supply disinfections.

The law on water is becoming more serious than ever and we can offer the following standard services and more to help you comply.

All types of pipework, tanks, cooling towers, dialysis equipment and more need regular disinfection to avoid build of bacteria.

The importance of regular testing is the forefront of controlling water hygiene within building

Regular maintenance of high usage points on water works is key to sustaining the building services.

Dead legs found in water systems present a significant risk to people as they encourage the stagnation of water and the growth of potentially dangerous bacteria.


Used in any building, gym and more for general public use these systems must be regularly sterilised and filters exchanged due to the communal aspect surrounding them.


Learn About Water

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What is Water Resilience?

In general terms, we can understand resilience as the capacity to withstand and recover from difficult circumstances. Similarly, water resilience is this exact same characteristic

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Why do we filter water?

Water filters act like a sponge removing unwanted impurities from water such as hardness, odour, bacteria & sediment. In doing so the water quality is