The Division provides a centre of expertise for all aspects of the planning, implementation, management and control of water distribution systems. The objectives of the division are to provide a forum for exchange and expansion of knowledge by arranging discussions, meetings and seminars, to identify research needs and facilitate technology transfer. Design and construction related issues pertaining to bulk pipelines, reservoirs, pumpstations and water reticulation networks, pressure management, leakage control, corrosion, flow metering, data logging and asset management, are but a few of the aspects addressed. Inputs from specialists and practitioners in the field of Water Distribution are obtained in order to achieve the above objectives.
Contact: Jutta Dedekind
Phone: 078 801 2864