Municipal Corporation


Water Project Department


Water Project Department Constantly liaisons with the State Government to get required quantity of raw water from Narmada Main canal, Dholka branch canal and Shedhi Branch Canal.

Raw water is treated by different Water Treatment Plants and converted to portable water as per CPHEEO norms. Civil and Maintenance of Water Treatment Plants is also the responsibility of this Department.

Raw water is treated by different Water Treatment Plants and converted to portable water as per CPHEEO norms. Operation and Maintenance of Water Treatment Plants is also the responsibility of this Department

For the future requirement of water Supply, different project are carried out by water project division. Works related to Operation, maintenance & monitoring of treated water supplied to the different water distribution station of city is carried out by the Department.

Different Sources of Water Treatment facilities of the city are listed below:

Source of Water

Sr No. Particulars Current Capacity Utilization
A Kotarpur WTP
1 Narmada main canal - HR(Gravity-I) 330 MLD 330 MLD
2 Narmada main canal-HR(Gravity-II) 500 MLD 480 MLD
B Jaspur WTP
1 Dholka branch canal 400 MLD 345 MLD
C Raska WTP
1 Shedhi branch canal 200 MLD 200 MLD
D Frenchwells- 7 Nos 170 MLD 0 MLD
E Borewell 300 MLD 130 MLD
Total 1900 MLD 1485 MLD

Treatment Facilities

Sr No. Particulars Current Capacity Utilization
1 Kotarpur WTP 850 MLD 800 MLD
2 Jaspur WTP 400 MLD 340 MLD
3 Raska) water treatment plant 200 MLD 200 MLD
Total 1450 MLD 1340 MLD

Infrastructure Availability

1 Trunk main facility
MD/CI/DI water pipeline - Total length 504.00
2 Storage capacity
Under ground tank with pump house(208 Nos) 1563.57 ML
3 Distribution Network facility
CI/DI water pipeline - Total length 3753 Km

Organization Structure of the Department

Water Project Department

Roles & Functions / Objectives of Departments

Construction of New Water distribution stations as per requirements in newly merged areas as well as existing fast developing areas by water project department. Water pipe line network tender for this newly constructed WDS is prepared by project department and work done by concern ward or Zone.

Augmentation in the infrastructure like Sources of raw water, Construction of new treatment plants & laying of trunk main feeder line is done by water project department.

Provide Wholesome, Adequate, Regular Daily Water Supply To All Citizens.

AMC is Planning to reduce the Use of Ground Water Source by Coming years for supply of Safe Drinking Water( As per Drinking Water Standards) to citizens.

100% area & population coverage by surface water supply

Projects Undertaken by the Department

Initiatives taken by the Department

Having experienced the short fall in water from Sabarmati River and ground water sources the following new source augmentation schemes were commissioned.

Kotarpur Water treatment Plant

650 MLD WTP was constructed from 1983 to 1987, but surface water from Dharoi dam was not adequate. so plant was not commissioned.

The Narmada canal alignment was planned by GoG u/s of Kotarpur water works and escape in the river Sabarmati was constructed and commissioned. so that Narmada canal water was available in the river to pick up this water. AMC has planned intake well work in two phases.

165 MLD Intake well-1 at Kotapur water works was constructed & commissioned at the cost of 2.02 crores in year 2003

330 MLD Intake well-1 at Kotapur water works was constructed & commissioned at the cost of 8.4 crores in year 2006 under JnNURM project.

Dudheshwar water works & Seven french wells were come in operation from August 2002. Thereafter to develop an assured source work of gravity mains was conceptualized.

Gravity line of 2500 mm dia from Narmada main Canal to Kotarpur water works was laid in Decemeber 2006 & commissioned from January 2007. By this gravity line AMC getting 330 MLD water to Kotarpur water works.

Twins Gravity line of 2000 mm dia from Narmada main Canal to Kotarpur water works was laid in Decemeber 2015 & commissioned from 2016 . By this gravity line AMC getting 500 MLD water to Kotarpur water works.

200 MLD Additional Capacity WTP at Kotapur water works was constructed & commissioned at the cost of 61.91 crores in year 2016

Construction of Raw water pumping station including providing and laying of 2500 MM Dia MS Rising Main Line Kotarpur water works at the cost of 29.08 crores in year 2018.

Raska Project

To meet with the increasing water demand for the growing population, the water from Mahi canal through Raska weir water supply project about 300 MLD of water was planned out & commissioned in April 2000 at the project cost of Rs.120 crores and was constructed & commissioned in record time of 150 days.

Mahi river water is diverted from Vanakbori weir through Mahi canal to Shedhi branch canal tail end near Zinger village. Raw water pump house is constructed at the tail end of Shedhi branch canal to take 130 cusec water this water pumped to Kotarpur water works through 32 km length of 2100 mm dia M.S pipeline with inner lining & outside mortar coating. The raw water pump house has 6 Nos of vertical turbine pumps each having capacity of 3140 m3/hr.

Jaspur water treatment plant

Narmada canal water based jaspur water treatment plant of 275 MLD capacity is planned, constructed & commissioned for new West Zone area of Ahmedabad in the year November 2006 and the same is augmented to 400 MLD Capacity in year 2014.

Const of Clarifier and Supplying laying of MS Pipeline work including upgrading and allied work along with Conducting Successful function of wtp at Jaspur WTP at the cost of 30.24 crores in year 2019.

Projects Undertaken by the Department

(16.80 ML UGT & 2.50 ML OHT)
Sr No. Name of work Estimated Cost Rs.(in Crores) Remarks
1 300 MLD WTP at Kotarpur 82.39 WIP
2 Providing and laying eastern trunk main line 157.68 WIP
3 WDS: Nana Chiloda T.P.99, F.P. 128 of North Zone (8.62 ML UGT & 2.14 ML OHT) 17.03 WIP
4 WDS:- TP-109, FP-99 at Hanshpura in Naroda Ward of North Zone. (10.90 ML UGT & 2.5 ML OHT) 21.31 WIP
5 WDS:-TP-121, FP-153 at Sandipani School in Naroda Ward of North Zone. (13.10 ML UGT & 2.5 ML OHT) 26.04 WIP
6 WDS: Bhojaldham at Nikol Ward - EastZone 23.80 WIP
7 WDS:-TP-114,FP-133/1 Nr.Abjibapa Talav Vastral Ward In EZ Of AMC(9.53 ML UGT & 2.50 ML OHT) 18.21 WIP
8 WDS:-TP-113, FP no-225 at Vastral Ward of East Zone(Capacity -15.48 ML Sump with 2.5 ML OHT) 24.90 WIP
9 New WDS at Dhiraj Housing common plot in Bhaipura Ward of East Zone (Capacity -7.70 ML Sump) 13.03 WIP
10 New WDS near Mihir Tower in Maninagar Ward of South Zone (Capacity -10.45 ML Sump with 1.5 ML OHT) 22.55 WIP
11 New WDS at Sarkhej TP-85 (Capacity-14.36 ML Sump with 3.2 ML OHT 29.87 WIP
12 WDS at TP-37, FP no-177 at Thaltej Ward of NWZ (Capacity -14.55 ML Sump with 2.7 ML OHT) 37.77 WIP
13 Gota TP-32, FP-170, NWZ- New WDS 24.50 WIP
14 WDS at TP-50, FP no-384 at Bodakdev Ward of New West Zone (Capacity -13.85 ML Sump with 3.0 ML OHT) 25.88 WIP
15 Chainpur crossing- New WDS, Chandlodia ward, NWZ (Capacity-15.5 ML Sump with 3.0 ML OHT) 13.14 WIP
16 WDS : TP 69, FP 335 in Chandkheda Ward New WZ(Capacity -10.32 ML & OHT-2.50 ML) 21.29 WIP
17 Vadaj circle WDS, nr. Mehsana society, West zone (Capacity - 10.00 ML & OHT -1.5ML) 19.16 WIP
18 WDS : Chandkheda TP.44 , FP-237 in West Zone (Capacity - 15.80 ML & OHT -2.5ML) 24.31 WIP
19 Sabarmati WDS Nr Javahar chawk WDS-OHT-2.0 ML, UGT-11 ML) 21.54 WIP
20 Shashtrinagar New WDS, West zone TP-29, FP-595 (Capacity -9 ML Sump with 2.4 ML OHT) 20.99 WIP
21 WDS: Thaltej TP-1,FP-97+98/3 at Gurulul road 18.40 TUS
22 WDS: Thaltej TP-53 25.00 EUS
23 WDS:-Jodhpur Isro Garvihona TP-4,FP-200 9.15 WIP
24 WDS:-Sabarmati Akashdarshan 25.08 WIP
1 Shardaben WDS in North Zone (Capacity-5.36 ML & OHT-1.12 ML) 12.06 W O given
2 Smruti Mandir WDS in South Zone (Capacity - 6.94 ML & OHT- 2.4 ML) 11.79 WIP
3 Saptrushi WDS at in South Zone (Capacity- 4.31 ML & OHT-0.5 ML) 7.43 WIP
4 Naranpura Sola WDS - (Capacity-OHT-1.0 ML, UGT-3.2 ML) 6.79 WIP
5 Nava Vadaj Shree nath- (Capacity-OHT-2.5 ML, UGT-4.6 ML 12.04 WIP
6 Augmentation of Ellis bridge ( VS ) WDS (New UGT - 1.6 ML) 7.97 WIP
7 Javaharnagar WDS ( Capacity-UGT - 3.17 ML) 10.31 WIP
8 Asarva Housing WDS(Phase-2) ( Capacity-UGT - 2.3 ML) 6.17 WIP
9 Khokhra Ghodasar ( Capacity-UGT - 11 ML) 12.00 WIP
10 Gomtipur Hathikhai ( Capacity-UGT - 2 ML) 15.70 TUS
11 Meghaninagar WDS ( Capacity-UGT - 5.7 ML) 13.79 WIP
12 Gulbai Tekra WDS ( Capacity-UGT - 4.00 ML) 8.42 WIP
13 Navrangpura Memnagar WDS ( Capacity-UGT - 1.2 ML) 9.64 WIP
14 WDS:Chandlodiya Gajaraj WDS ( Capacity-UGT - 7.5 ML) 14.60 WIP
1 Naroda Japla (Capacity- 2.5 ML) 4.02 WIP
2 Augmentation of Naroda fire WDS- OHT-1.5 ML 5.07 WIP
3 Ambika OHT- Odhav ward, East zone (Capacity- 2.5 ML) 3.36 WIP
4 Prakashnagar OHT, Maninagar, SZ (Capacity- 1.5 ML) 2.26 WIP
5 BRTS Work shop -OHT, Behrampura Ward, SZ - (Capacity -1.5 ML) 2.24 WIP
6 Over Head Tank at Dudheshwar in Central Zone (Capacity OHT-4.5 ML) 10.00 WIP
7 Dariyapur Batakamil OHT(Capacity OHT-2.5 ML) 3.37 WIP
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