The Q DRUM water carrier was developed by P.J. and J.P.S. Dendrikse.
Millions around the world, especially in rural Africa, live miles from a reliable source of clean water, leaving them vulnerable to cholera, dysentery, and other water-borne diseases. Water in adequate quantities is too heavy to carry! The amazing Q Drum is a durable container designed to roll easily, and can transport seventy-five liters of clean and potable water. Rolling the water in a cylindrical container, rather than lifting and carrying eases the burden that mostly falls to women and children. The Q Drum is huge but rolling it really makes a difference to the water carrier: