Four Heavy Equipment Deployed for Dredging Work at Munjul Reservoir

Selasa, 13 Juli 2021 22:01 Nurito 128

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East Jakarta Water Resources (SDA) Sub-agency deployed 4 heavy equipment to dredge Munjul Reservoir located on Jl. Wijaya Kusuma RW 04 and 05 Munjul, Cipayung.

Our target is to finish it in the next four months

East Jakarta SDA Sub-agency's Maintenance Section Head, Puryanto said, this reservoir which prepared for flood control in Cilangkap, Setu, Cipayung and surrounding areas is being dredged with depth about 4 meters.

According to him, reservoir which covers area of five hectares was originally swam and previously an illegal fishing area. The land was released by government in 2000.

"We deploy 4 heavy equipment to dredge Munjul Reservoir. Its current progress has reached 30 percent. Our target is to finish it in the next four months," he conveyed, Tuesday (7/13).

In this dredging work, his side deployed 2 long arm units, 1 standard unit, and 1 amphibious unit.

"According to plan, we plan to add two heavy equipment from Pondok Ranggon Reservoir. Because dredging work in Pondok Ranggon Reservoir has been completed," he mentioned.