Inspection and control of water resources exploitation, and monitoring the blockage of illegal wells were handed over to Mouj Ab Fan Consulting Engineering by Golestan Regional Water Company.
Preventing the unauthorized wells, controlling the extraction from authorized wells, preventing the traffic and activity of unauthorized drilling rigs, monitoring the activities of drilling companies, reporting the violations of the law of equitable distribution of water and regulations, reading the smart water and electricity meters are among the most important goals of patrol groups.
Patrol and inspection is one of the projects of the balancing plan that is being implemented to maintain balance in the aquifers. Therefore, the principal goals and indicators of this plan can be summarized as follows:
A- Quantitative and qualitative control of work along with organizing
B- Administrative and legal follow-ups of work to implement the water distribution law
Description of the performed activities to achieve the goals:
Instantaneous control of the routes traveled by patrol teams using GPS, and simultaneous receipt of oral work reports (telephone communication) from patrol experts.
Administrative and legal follow-up of work to implement the water distribution law
Holding a meeting with the departments of water affairs and receiving their opinions
Holding a meeting with the representatives of the project manager and receiving their opinions
Issuing warnings for illegal wells since 2007 as well as surface water violators
Prosecution of illegal wells as well as surface water violators
Continuous patrol and prevention of unauthorized withdrawals of water resources
Blocking illegal wells
preparing a database of water resources in the cities
Updating the database of illegal wells
Updating the database of industrial wells
Taking action to prepare announcements related to water resources
Visiting smart counters to calibrate them
Periodic visits of water facilities
Periodic visits of full and unproductive wells
Obtaining statistics of full and unproductive wells since 2007
Putting the periodic inspections of wells blocked since 2007 in the team’s monthly schedule and reporting at the end of each month.
Filling a case for all unauthorized wells
Updating the statistics of unauthorized wells since 2007
Separating the files of illegal wells that have been silent for years
Completing the defective file, including sketches, coordinates, etc.
Issuing a two-step notice to the owner of the well
Negotiating and encouraging the owner of the well to fill and seize the illegal well
Public meeting on the water shortage crisis and the ban of rice cultivation
Preparing the pamphlets and distributing them in rural areas (Appendix)
Blocking of illegal wells:
Owner: Reza Sheikh / Sangdovin village / Aliabad Katoul / Occlusion date: 10.25.2014 – Type of well: Concrete Well depth: 11 meters