Status: Under Implementation
Promoter: Kerala Water Authority (KWA)
Project: Modernizing the 72 MLD water treatment plant
Location: Village Aruvikkara, dist. Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Project Details: KWA had taken up modernization of the plant with assistance from the Japan International Cooperation Agency. The modernization work, estimated to cost Rs. 360 million, includes replacement of filtering equipment, valves that regulate the flow of water inside the plant and pump sets. Civil work is in progress. 70% of the work has been completed. The project is scheduled for completion in June/ July 2016. According to media reports, a quality testing laboratory would also be set up under the plan.