Reduction of water supply from DV Harris Water Works due to pipeline damage by SANRAL contractor – 22 November 2023


uMngeni-uThukela Water has embarked on repairs to a pipeline that was damaged on Monday, 20 November 2023 by a contractor engaged in SANRAL work. The damaged pipeline supplies water to the Umlaas Road Reservoir. As a result of the damage and the subsequent repair process, there has been a reduction in the flow of water by 30 mega litres.

This has affected supply to:

  • Point M
  • Manyavu
  • Cator Ridge
  • Camperdown
  • Eston
  • Mid-Illovo
  • Umbumbulu
  • Summerveld
  • KwaXimba
  • Georgedale
  • Mpumalanga
  • Hammersdale
  • Shongweni
  • Zwelibomvu
  • Inwabi
  • Ngonyameni

Issued: Corporate Stakeholder Management Unit, Office of the Chief Executive