Administrator | 17 Apr 2017
Needs International Airport Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin (SMB) II Palembang will be 500 cubic meters of clean water per day, immediately fulfilled. Regional Water Company (PDAM) Tirta Musi Palembang, undertakes the supply of clean water needs. General Manager (GM) of PT Angkasa Pura 2 SMB II Airport, Iskandar Hamid, said the actual installation of taps in the SMB II Airport has been built since 2014 with an investment of 500 million. "Only recently this year be realized, due to a number of administrative constraints," I Iskandar.
MoU between the GM PT AP2 Iskandar Hamid SMB II service with the Operations Director of PDAM Tirta Musi Andi Wijaya. "Previously, we relied on the supply of clean water from WTP (water treatment plants) internally, but during the dry season due to a shrinkage problem of water discharge," I Iskandar.
For example, in the 2015 dry season. PT AP2 SMB II Airport was forced to buy water from the tank car with a capacity of 8 thousand to 11 thousand liters per day. Spending per day too, can Rp20 million just to buy clean water. "With the supply of PDAM Tirta Musi This, in addition to the daily needs of the airport, well ahead of the host the Asian Games," said Iskandar.
Operations Director of PDAM Tirta Musi Andi Wijaya, said that in addition it will supply 500 cubic meters of clean water per day, internal WTN in SMB II Airport also need to remain enabled. "As a backup in case our water distribution jammed because we are also fully dependent of electricity," he admitted.