MWSC begins work on Innamaadhoo water project

MWSC workers construct an RO facility in R. Innamaadhoo. (Photo/MWSC)

 Male’ Water and Sewerage Company (MWSC) has begun work on establishing a water system in R. Innamaadhoo. 

MWSC said on Thursday that the company is currently engaged in constructing the facility needed to house the water plant, and that equipment and material needed for the project have been transported to Innamaadhoo. 

The water project in Innamaadhoo involves establishing an 8.33-kilometer main water pipeline network, construction of an RO facility, installation of two RO plants, and three water tanks to store water.  

Additional work includes installation of water meters in households, providing water connections, supplying clean and safe drinking water, and supplying equipment needed to check water quality. 

The Innamaadhoo water project was contracted to MWSC by Planning, Housing and Infrastructure Ministry for MVR 50.7 million.  

The company is required to complete the project within 15 months.