Total spend on consultants by Irish Water will exceed 80 million euro by next year

It’s emerged that Irish Water will spend over 85 million euro on consultants and contracts by the middle of next year. Rain drop A briefing document sent to the Oireachtas environment committee reveals IBM will receive almost 45 million euro for IT support. Accountancy, legal and management firms will also receive nearly 28 million euro from the company before April 2015. Independent TD Catherine Murphy says ministers must have been aware of how much the company was spending: [audio_player src=””]