PETALING JAYA: A surge vessel system bursts at the SSP3 water treatment plant, causing a delay to the resumption of water supply to affected areas in the Klang Valley, says Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor (Syabas).
In a statement, it said that repair works at the plant had completed ahead of time at around 5pm on Tuesday (March 6), and the incident occurred just as the plant was about to resume operations.
“The incident caused serious injuries to staff on site and Syarikat Pengeluar Air Sungai Selangor (Splash) has informed the National Water Services Commission (Span) and the Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH),” it said.
It requested customers’ cooperation and understanding over the incident and assured that measures are being taken to minimise the impact of water supply disruption.
Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor (SYABAS) announces that there will be a water disruption in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Langat, Gombak, Klang/Shah Alam, Petaling, Kuala Selangor and Hulu Selangor.
The disruption will last from the 19th of December to the 20th of December for Klang/Shah Alam, Petaling, Kuala Selangor, and Hulu Selangor; and from the 19th of December to the 24th of December for Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Langat, and Gombak.