- Top menu|Search
Approach of Water Works Bureau
Approach to relief, delicious water
Approach of environmental conservation
Approach of superannuation pipe update
Maintenance of way Shimizu source
Approach of international contribution
Approach of technology development
Approach of citizen cooperation
PR of water supply
Public information
The Yokohama Channel Memorial
Visits such as water purification plant
Home delivery of cooked foods water supply classroom
Meister system of water
Internet Channel monitor
Others

  

Public information yokohama xtra yokohamano water No. 115

Public information yokohama xtra yokohamano water

September 15, 2010 issuance

ContentsPDF

  Decision held on Water Works Bureau visitor thanks D 2010!
  Yokohama water started!

Public information yokohama xtra yokohamano water No. 115
Public information yokohama xtra
yokohamano water No. 115

(PDF 1.67MB)

 Special feature: Water pipe bifour after
 Please cooperate with oldness and Hajime Mori iron of water of way will
 Do not be deceived by vicious company!
 Summary of 2009 water supply business accounts financial statements



The second "I see! The skill to shine of Water Works Bureau"


The appearance

 UFO tank

 Water tank Nishiya water purification plant which saves water to wash gravel, sand of filtration pond

 Building which he/she is interested in very much when we explain to primary schoolchild of visit to facility, "we let UFO be resident in water purification plant." as a joke. The official name is called "cleaning water tank".
 We drop dirt which collected in gravel of "filtration pond" in water purification plant, the sand layer what you wash. Difference in elevation uses water in tank and washes in strong current of force.
 We clean filtration pond and send water to all of you.


Under washing

Column: Publication item which follows the history of water supply


The Japanese oldest water pipe

 Japanese oldest water pipe (Noge) 3-160-4, Nogecho, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi 
 In 1887 (Meiji 20), first Japanese modern water supply was founded in Yokohama by instruction of British "Henry Spenser Palmer".
 We laid water pipe using truck for transportation of iron pipe and equipments at approximately 44 kilos from junction (existing Sagamihara-shi Tsukui) of the Sagami River and the Doshi River to storing water ground of Mt. Noge of Yokohama.
 Carried water was purified and supplied to Sakuragicho and the Kannai area.

 Relief of Palmer made of bronze casting is attached to the center of pipe.


Palmer relief

 We touch the Japanese oldest water pipe, and how about feeling the history?

Public information yokohama xtra yokohamano water back number

Get ADOBE READER

※"Adobe Acrobat Reader" (free) is necessary to look at PDF (Portable Document Format).
Please download than the left icon.

▲ To TOP of this page


Water Works Bureau fountain mark City of Yokohama, Water Works Bureau General Affairs Division - February 24, 2011 making - April 1, 2016 update
It is inquiry - su-somu@city.yokohama.jp opinion
Telephone: 045-633-0130 - FAX: 045-664-6774
© 1998-2016 City of Yokohama. All rights reserved.