The burst pipe was sent to East London for welding yesterday morning (26August) and was returned to Grahamstown in the afternoon for installation.
We continue to be very grateful that water is being supplied to the residences, and we are continuing to fill the water tanks on the rest of campus on a rotation basis.
The University officials are in constant communication with the municipal officials.
In the meantime the water restrictions remain in place.
Dr Iain L’Ange
Executive Director: Infrastructure, Operations & Finance