STATEMENT: High raw water turbidity forces water treatment plant shutdown at Hazelmere

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STATEMENT: Water Shortages in parts of Queensburgh and Northdene

STATEMENT: Water Shortages in parts of Queensburgh and Northdene Saturday, 7 May 2022 A message is currently circulating on Whatsapp, alleging that the water system in Mosely, Northdene and Nirvana Hills is “still struggling and this will continue until Umgeni Water is able to supply the City with enough water to supply the City with…Read Article

Request for Information: Provision of various services_Information is requested from the developers or approved suppliers/distributors/service providers

Request for Information: Provision of various services Umgeni Water is a state owned business enterprise that operates within the South African legislative parameters. The primary function of Umgeni Water is to supply treated water in bulk to its municipal customers. Umgeni Water invites developers/ approved distributors or service providers to respond to the above mentioned…Read Article

STATEMENT: Water Supplied by Umgeni Water is Safe to Drink

STATEMENT: Water Supplied by Umgeni Water is Safe to Drink Wednesday, 27 April 2022   In the past few days, some members of the public expressed concern in the media about drinking water (potable water) quality following flood damage to bulk and reticulation infrastructure in the eThekwini region. Umgeni Water operates and manages raw water…Read Article

STATEMENT: Flood Damage in Wushini, Inanda, Accompanying Events and Expression of Compassion by the Board of Umgeni Water

STATEMENT: Flood Damage in Wushini, Inanda, Accompanying Events and Expression of Compassion by the Board of Umgeni Water Tuesday, 26 April 2022   Context 1.1The Board of Umgeni Water is aware of media coverage pertaining to the destruction of a home in Wushini, Inanda, during the severe floods of 11th April 2022-12th April 2022 and…Read Article

STATEMENT: Steady Increase in Potable Water Production and Supply Post-Storm Devastation

STATEMENT: Steady Increase in Potable Water Production and Supply Post-Storm Devastation Wednesday, 20 April 2022 Raw water supply to the Durban Heights Water Treatment Plant (WTP) is increasing incrementally through three urgent interventions that have been implemented by Umgeni Water as part of its strategies to stabilise the system and ultimately restore full distribution. Durban…Read Article

STATEMENT: Potable water production increases at Hazelmere Water Treatment Plant

STATEMENT: Potable water production increases at Hazelmere Water Treatment Plant Saturday, 16 April 2022 In the past 24 hours, there has been a significant improvement in Hazelmere Dam’s water quality, allowing Umgeni Water to increase potable water production at the Hazelmere Water Treatment Plant. At midday today (Saturday, 16 April 2022), potable water production reached…Read Article