Mini Air tech Machines
Reducing human intervention, the Mini-Air tech Machines have been introduced in Hyderabad for the first time in India. It helps cleaning the sewerage works and drainage blocks, if any in low lying areas and narrow streets where the large jet sewer machines cannot enter. 70 such Machines have been launched by Sri KT Rama Rao, Hon’ble Minsiter for MAUD, IT on 5th June, 2017 along with other ministers and VIPs.
Sewage Management System:
The sewage system in Hyderabad city is remodelled by replacing 10,260 KMs length of pipeline at a cost of Rs 1,240 crores. The Government is acquiring new equipmemnt to clean manholes. In addition to the existing 4 Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) at Amberpet, Nagole, Nallacheruvu and attapur havging a capacity of 592 MLD, another 10 new STPs proposes with a capacity of 610 MLD.
“Jaldi Action Lena…” By name “JAL APP” has been newly introduced to help the linemen, who works at the ground level can directly complain to the higher officers by pressing the relevant button. The lineman can simply take a snapshot of the location on their Smart Phones supplied by the Board and send it to the officers for taking immediate Action. The App designed with nine numbers each one shows about chlorination, valve leakages, pipeline leakages, polluted water, drainage overflowing, manhole without cover, water bill, water meter, Illegal connections etc.
Ground Penetration System (GPR) for leak detections
The NGRI has come forward to inspect the underground sewage pipelines to cheque the leakages using GPR system and other scientific system. A pilot study on soil characteristics cavities below the ground surface without actually digging has been undertaken.