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Notification 1: Sohar Desalination Plant Maintenance

Public Authority for Electricity and Water, Oman Power and Water Procurement Company Announcement

According to information released by the Sohar Power Company and Oman Power and Water Procurement Company , Sohar Desalination Plant is still under maintenance operations. The teams making great efforts to restore the plant after sudden technical failure yesterday, Tuesday, February 23, 2016.

After functioning stopped on Tuesday, PAEW activated the approved emergency plan, the Main Committee for emergency held provincial meeting to deal with the emergency, it has notified the citizens and residents North Batinah and Al Buraimi, by PAEW social media channels, traditional media and SMS.

In addition, they made official meeting with the governors of the concerned areas, and explained the tasks under taken in dealing with the situation until the completion of the recovery process, which was activated. PAEW strives to arrange continuous supply of water from alternative water sources through PAEW wells in the affected networks after ensuring the quality of water.

PAEW calls on all citizens and residents to take necessary precautions and continue to rationalize the use of water consumption.