Assuring sustainable provision of quality water services, for life!
Bloem Water was established in 1991 to operate the Caledon/Bloemfontein Government Water Scheme, by the then Department of Water and Forestry, now the Department of Water and Sanitation. It was constructed to supply water to the Municipal areas of Bloemfontein, Bainsvlei, Bloemspruit, Botshabelo and Dewetsdorp. The organisation is overseen by the Accounting Authority, which is the Board that reports directly to the Executive Authority, the Minister for Water and Sanitation. The organisation has since grown to supply the population in excess of 1.2 million people and services are also rendered to various municipalities.
Bloem Water's Head Office is situated in Pellessier, Bloemfontein, and has other regions namely: Orange situated at Bethulie, Modder River situated at Rustfontein Dam and Caledon River situated at Welbedacht Dam.
To create a leading, value-driven, effective and responsive institution using adaptive best practice methods in anticipating tomorrow's challenges today.
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In managing the current situation, the Department of Water and Sanitation has started implementing interventions to expand the existing water resources. These short to long term interventions take on a...
Many of the countries open canal systems were designed and constructed years ago in mostly remote, rural areas. However today, as communities grow and encroach onto canal servitudes, many...
Gariep Dam 72%
Groothoek Dam 40%
Knellpoort Dam 71%
Rustfontein Dam 27%
Welbedacht Dam 100%
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