Repairs to commence at Calueque Dam

Namwater to commence repairs at Calueque Dam

Namwater is to commence repairs to the second pumping line at the Calueque Dam in Omusati region.
The water utility started to repair pumping lines at the Dam in December 2017.
The two pumps have been leaking heavily for sometime now, and repairs on the first line started on the 16th of December 2017 and was initially expected to last for a period of two weeks .
The Calueque dam feeds the canal that provides north central regions with water.
In a media statement, Namwater said that major work on the pumping line was done already and it is expected to be completed in two weeks' time.
The statement further said that the water utility is also looking into other options that will ensure quickest restoration of normal water supply in the northern regions.