Ajman Ruler okays $8m Sheikh Zayed Housing Complex sewage line
HH Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi orders construction of network that is due to complete alongside Al Montazah homes
HH Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, has ordered the construction of an integrated sanitation network for the UAE's Sheikh Zayed Housing Complex, with the $8.1m (AED30m) project to be monitored by HH Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman and Chairman of the Ajman Executive Council, and supervised by Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, chairman of the Municipality and Planning Department and of Ajman Sewerage's board of directors.
The network will comprise 25km of sewage pipes, pumping stations, and pressure pipes.
Completion on the sewage network is to coincide with the readiness of the Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme’s project in Al Montazah.
Upon completion, the 95.6ha project is expected to serve the 769 villas that are currently being built within the complex's Al Montazah area in Ajman, as well as future projects.
Ajman Sewerage will start construction work on the project in line with its target of collecting sewage water from 170,000 homes, with its long-term plans including the construction of 300km of sewage pipes and 27 pumping stations.
A sewage treatment station with the daily capacity of 140 million litres will also be built by the entity, UAE state news agency, Wam, reported.