Chilibre water treatment plant will operate at 50% for interconnection works this Saturday
The stoppage of engines at the Chilibre water treatment plant will take place from 2:00 am this Saturday, the Idaan reported.
This Saturday, October 9, the Federico Guardia Conte de Chilibre water treatment plant will operate at 50% of its capacity.
The National Aqueduct and Sewer Institute ( Idaan ) reported that the Chilibre water treatment plant will carry out interconnection works of a 66 ”to 18” main line, repair of a 60 ”line and installation of three control valves as part of the water supply project to 21 communities in Chilibre, which are developed by the company COPISA.
The works will last up to 18 hours, indicated Idaan, beginning with the stoppage of engines at the Chilibre water treatment plant from 2:00 am for the drainage process of the 66 ”line and will end with the installation of accessories by the company COPISA.
Once the work is completed, the recovery of the distribution system will take several hours from 2:00 pm
Due to these works, the water supply will be affected mainly in high points and far from the network in the city of Panama, San Miguelito and the eastern sector of the capital.
The sectors of Calidonia, Santa Ana, San Felipe, El Chorrillo and reverted areas that are supplied by the Miraflores water treatment plant are excepted.
The Idaan will launch an operation to supply hospitals, polyclinics and health centers in the capital, Tocumen, San Miguelito and Chilibre through tank cars.
In addition, the coverage of the Miraflores water treatment plant will be expanded to guarantee the supply of water to the Metropolitan Hospital Complex.