SERVICE DISRUPTION

UPDATE 2: REPAIR WORKS UNDERWAY ON RUPTURED 36 INCH TRANSMISSION PIPELINE IN SOUTH TRINIDAD

The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises that restorative work is proceeding as scheduled at the site of the ruptured 36-inch transmission pipeline, at Godineau Bridge, Mosquito Creek, San Fernando.

WASA Team members working overnight have completed fabrication works on the southern side of the structure with installation and final welding in progress. On the northern side, installation and adjustments are underway, with the straight run of pipeline also in the installation phase as scheduled.

Although complex in nature, works are being executed observing the strictest safety and quality standards with completion estimated at 8am tomorrow, Friday 21st October, 2022.

The Authority will continue to provide updates as the works progress, and thanks all those affected for their patience and understanding.

Corporate Communications Department
October 20, 2022