Rand Water Upgrading of bulk water pipe

The Greater Mafikeng/Mmabatho area is supplied by the following water sources; Setumo Dam and the Mafikeng Water Treatment Works (Grootfontein Eye & Molopo Eye.)

The Rand Water conducted an investigation on pipeline starts at the Molopo Eye the intake structure and augments concerning the supply of drinking water to the Water Treatment Plant (WTP) at Mmabatho under gravity.

The state that the pipeline that traverses areas could be subjected to dolomitic risk as the pipeline runs parallel with the Molopo River and then traverses mainly veld areas before it terminates at the water treatment plan that has a number of small farm offtakes along the route.