About Us


Whitewater is now recognised as one of the leading suppliers of water purification plants in Ireland, supplying purified water for the Medical, Potable and General Industry sectors.

Founded in 1932 as R. S. White Ltd and later renamed as R.S. White (Water Treatment) Ltd., the company now operates under the Whitewater brand, with over 80 years’ experience in this specialist field.

Whitewater wins top European Business Award in Portugal

In the medical sector, Whitewater are unique in that they provide state of the art ultrapure water plants for:

  • Renal dialysis centres
  • Endoscopy suites
  • Packaged water systems for CSSD/HSSD
  • Laboratory
  • Clinical analyser feed water

In the water for industry sector, Whitewater supply process water solutions for a wide variety of industries including, agri-food, healthcare, microelectronics, and beverages, glass making, pet foods, power generation, cosmetics and chemical processing.

Our innovative water system designs acknowledge the importance of reducing carbon footprint and costs, with solutions including low energy, recycling, reusing water and reducing water discharge.

Whitewater supply systems to meet the EEC Drinking Water Standard create purified water for drinking in both public and private schemes.

Customer Service

Customer service is the most important part of our business starting with our initial client contact and extending through construction to commissioning, operator training, customer services and system operation and maintenance. According to our customer needs, specific service contracts can be set up with Whitewater.

Servicing of equipment and support is provided by our specialist team of service technicians operating to the ISO9001:2008 quality standard. 

Service Awards

Whitewater won the Best Service Company Award as well as the overall Business Excellence Company award at the ActionCOACH Irish Business Awards in 2012. Furthermore, Whitewater has won the Best Overall Small Company of the Year 2013 for the region of Europe, Middle East and Africa, at the Business Excellence Forum in Lisbon, Portugal this year.

24 Hour Service

Since hospitals are involved in ‘critical care’, it is essential that equipment items that are in the ‘critical path’ are regularly serviced and maintained. Whitewater offer a 24/7 on-call emergency service for hospitals and critical facilities as part of our service contract programme.

How has our company remained successful for so long?

Constant innovation is key and the ability to always listen to our customers. Allied to this is our dedicated team of experienced designers, engineers and a commitment to responsive and reliable backup with innovative technologies e.g. the endoscopy RO with thermal disinfection a world first.

It is this level of customer orientation that has secured over 80 years of loyalty from our clients.

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