17 July 2012, Tuesday, 16:38

Ufavodokanal: Ufa townspeople won’t feel lack of water

author: Luboth Kolokolova

These hot days Ufa townspeople should not be worry concerning water supply and quality of its treatment. Capacity of water supply in Ufa makes 600 thousand cubic metres a day, whereas the townspeople’s demand is within 400 thousand cubic metres. Steady water supply to the city is provided under any weather conditions. The strengthened control over quality of water on cleanliness and hardness is conducted. General director of Ufavodokanal Vyacheslav Gordienko told about it at the press conference in the city administration.

Inhabitants of Ufa did not feel the lack of water even in the most droughty year of 2010 for all 130 years of monitoring.

It should be marked that Ufavodokanal provides with drinking water the main part of inhabitants of the Bashkir capital (about 986 thousand people). The system of the centralised water supply includes seven water intakes: six of them of infiltration type, one is open surface water intake. The design of construction of this water intake was carried out issuing from the minimum level of the river Ufa. For today the level of Ufa river is supported by the Pavlovsk waterworks facility.

themes: water supply