WATER ON WHEELS
Frequently Asked Questions
How long has Water on Wheels been delivering water?
Our first delivery was in 2006! We proudly support Island Folk Fest by providing fresh drinking water. We also give a helping hand to the Vimy Riding Association by watering down their riding ring early in the morning prior to competitions. This makes it more tolerable for the up-and-coming riders to compete without being choked with dust.
How much does our water cost?
Cost is based on location – starting at $235 per load locally and increases further afield.
How much water in a load?
Our truck carries:
- 3,350 Imperial Gallons
- 4,000 U.S. Gallons
- 15,300 Litres
Where does your water come from?
From deep wells.
How is your water delivered?
In a large tanker truck with a 3 inch discharge hose.
Where do you deliver to?
All points between Duncan, Cobble Hill, Mill Bay, Malahat, West Shawnigan, Cowichan Station, Lake Cowichan,Youbou, Ladysmith and the Gulf Islands
What would you like the community to know about Water on Wheels?
We consider water delivery an essential service, and are dedicated to fulfilling your need for fresh, crystal clear water where and when you need it.
Our vehicles are properly licensed and inspected, and the company holds a license with the Provincial Government to haul water, which Island Health (VIHA) regularly samples and tests.