PIA Press Release
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
ICWS installs 11 jetmatic pumps to places with no water caused by typhoon Sendongby Melvin T. Anggot, Virgilio C. Garcia
ILIGAN CITY, Lanao del Norte, Jan. 17 -- The Iligan City Waterworks System (ICWS) has started its work on 11 jetmatic pumps in places where there is no water due to damaged Hinaplanon pumping stations caused by typhoon Sendong.
Engr. Josephus Albao, head of the Construction Division of ICWS, said jetmatic pumps has been installed one unit each at Barinaut and Lambaguhon, all of Barangay San Roque, this city in compliance with the directive of Mayor Lawrence Ll. Cruz to provide solution to the problem of water on places affected by the calamity.
Three (3) units will be installed in Upper Hinaplanon, two (2) units at Hinaplanon proper, 2 units at Luinab, and 1 unit each at Del Carmen and Palao.
This was done as temporary solution to the needs for water in these places while repair work is going on at the Hinaplanon wells.
Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) has recently given authority to two (2) contractors for work and rehabilitation for damaged water source. (CIO/PIA-10)