Water Supply

Water supply involves the provision of vital drinking water and water for industrial use. Seen from a technology standpoint this means building and operating facilities for  extracting natural water from wells, for example, from springs, surface water from lakes, rivers or ponds; collecting rainwater in cisterns for processing natural water to drinking water or wash water, water distribution through water lines, elevated tanks, pumping stations and pressure booster facilities for supplying water for firefighting and for hot water supply.