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Power and Water in the limelight at 2018 GTNT Awards    24 April 2018

Power and Water apprentices won a number of awards at the Annual Group Training NT Awards (GTNT) held in Darwin on Friday 20 April.

Tropical cyclone power restoration update    28 March 2018

Power and Water crews are attending to individual service connections in Darwin and greater Darwin areas following Tropical Cyclone Marcus.

A snapshot of Cyclone Marcus restoration works    25 March 2018

Staying well away from the line crews, we took some stolen shots of the restoration work they were doing in Alawa this morning. You can see the extent of damage done by Cyclone Marcus – to the network, trees, cars and everything else in its path when it hit last weekend.

Bore water advice during recovery period    24 March 2018

If you rely on bores for your water supply, here are some helpful information while we continue to restore power to areas affected by Cyclone Marcus.

Safety advice during recovery period    20 March 2018

Our priority is safety – safety of people – our crews and the public – please do not perform DIY electrical repairs.Engage a licensed electrician to do the work instead.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus causes extensive damage    17 March 2018

Our crews will continue to assess damage and will progressively restore power as soon as possible. We would like to advice our customers that the extent of the damage means it could potentially take several days to fully restore services to some areas.

Crews assessing Cyclone Marcus damage    17 March 2018

Crews are currently assessing damage to the power network and water supplies. Go to our Current bulletins page for more details or follow @PowerWaterCorp on Facebook or Twitter for updates.

Tropical Cylone Marcus packs a punch!    17 March 2018

Power and Water has received over 400 reports of fallen powerlines.

Water Boil Alert for Darwin and the greater Darwin region    17 March 2018

Following advice from Power and Water, the Department of Health has issued a precautionary advice for drinking water for the Darwin and the greater Darwin region, including Palmerston. This is due to a disruption in the water supply as a consequence of Tropical Cyclone Marcus.

Cyclone Marcus is in full force    17 March 2018

Cyclone Marcus is in full force with damaging wind gusts causing extensive disruptions to power supply across Darwin and the surrounding rural areas.

Cyclone Marcus    17 March 2018

Severe weather causing power outages across #DarwinRuralNT and #DarwinNT areas. Safety is our priority. Crews will respond when the severe conditions have eased and the all-clear has been given. http://bit.ly/PWCsafety

Scam alert    13 March 2018

There appears to be a scam operation in the Northern Territory where our customers are being phoned and advised  they’ve overpaid their water bills and are then being asked for their credit card details.

Daly River flood response    05 February 2018

With flood waters starting to slowly recede in Daly River, Power and Water crews are assessing the area with a view to reconnecting power as soon as it is safe to do so.

Daly River community advised to boil water    31 January 2018

Disruption to water supply means water must be boiled until water is tested and declared safe.

Darwin River Dam is overflowing    29 January 2018

This evening, 29 January, the Darwin River Dam reached capacity and has started to spill.

 

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