STATEMENT BY UGU DISTRICT MUNICIPALITY:
Please note following system status update: Area South, 25 June 2020
St Helen Rock power was restored last night at after about 22h00.
M&E has not completed start up due to fault on two low lift pumps and teams are back on-site this morning.
Bhobhoyi Water Works currently gets supply from the dam.
Electrician dispatched to start Esperanza pumps.
Plumber dispatched to bleed air on Gamalakhe reticulation network to restore supply.
Northern main off Umzimkulu is being opened to restore feed to North Shepstone reservoir and Tweni network.
Umtamvuna coastal strip supply has been shut to replace air valves on the BP2 bulk line. Expected completion is 14:00 and thereafter supply will be opened.