Electrical fault at the main water pumping station in Oman

T TV Wednesday 29/January/2020 17:54 PM
By: Times News Service

The main water pumping station at the Sohar Industrial Port, which connects to North Al Batinah and Al Buraimi governorates, is witnessing an electrical failure.

This was announced by the Public Authority for Water (DIAM).

“The emergency plan was activated deal with the situation by activating the interconnection between the desalination plants in Barka and Sohar and operating well fields so that these measures will ensure the continuity of water supply during repairs within the next 48 hours.” - Public Authority for Water (DIAM)

Officials added that they value everyone’s cooperation in rationalizing water consumption during the repair period.