East Zone concessionaire Manila Water announces its desludging schedule for the first quarter of this year as it encouraged its customers to avail of the services to prevent clogging of their septic vaults as well as to maintain the cleanliness of waterways, creeks and rivers to avoid the overflowing of untreated wastewater.
After their initial deployment last January 13, water tankers from Manila Water and its operating unit, Laguna Water, continue to provide much-needed water to those affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano, also with help from its other operating unit, South Luzon Water. The tankers readily visited evacuation areas in Tanauan City, Batangas City, Sto. Tomas, San Luis, and Taal in Batangas Province as well as in Alfonso, Cavite. They were also able to deliver water to evacuation centers in Lipa, Calaca, Bauan, Alitagtag, and Nasugbu in Batangas; Cabuyao, Sta. Rosa, and Binan in Laguna, as well as Tagaytay City.
Manila Water has made available thirty (30) water tankers to provide for the needs of evacuees affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano, in various sites in Southern Luzon. Deployed water tankers will be refilled by Laguna Water and their personnel will also lend assistance with the tankering activities. Meanwhile, Manila Water Foundation (MWF) will also be sending 2,000 units of 5-gallon bottles of potable water to various evacuation sites, in coordination with the Batangas Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO).
Press Statement on the Award Recently Issued by an Arbitral Tribunal in favor of Manila Water as Administered by the Permanent Court of Arbitration
Manila Water would like to state certain facts in the interest of public discussion on the award recently issued by an arbitral tribunal in favor of Manila Water as administered by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA). We wish to clarify that the PCA is an internationally recognized inter-governmental organization.
NOTICE OF WATER SERVICE INTERRUPTION: Completion of Remaining Works at Cardona Water Treatment Plant
Manila Water will be completing remaining works at its Cardona Water Treatment Plant in Rizal. This will result to temporary water service interruption affecting around 363,000 population in 72,521 households, commercial and business establishments in 54 barangays in several towns in Rizal Province, beginning Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 10:00 PM until 6:00 AM, Thursday, December 5, 2019.