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Global Desalination Pioneer IDE Finds Buyer

An Israeli chemical manufacturer has finalized the sale of its 50% stake in global water desalination pioneer IDE Technologies Ltd., based in that country, to a domestic investor group for $177.5...

Engineering News Record, 18-06-2017

Multi-million-dollar desalination expansion means millions of gallons of water for the South Bay

A multi-million-dollar expansion means millions of more gallons of clean drinking water for San Diego’s South Bay. The Sweetwater Authority dedicated the expansion of its Richard A. Reynolds...

Abc 10 News, 15-06-2017

Philippines' Mactan Rock Industries to expand desal production

Mactan Rock Industries of the Philippines is to expand production of desalinated water after securing a PHP 500 million ($10 million) loan from the Development Bank of the Philippines, reports...

Desalination & Water Reuse, 14-06-2017

First desalination plant of MMR to come up in Thane

In an attempt to rid the city of the water woes it has been facing, the Thane Municical Corporation is gearing up to launch the MMR's very first creek water desalination pilot project which will...

Times Of India, 13-06-2017

Umm Al Quwain signs MoU with FEWA for desalination plants

The government of Umm Al Quwain and the UAE Federal Electricity and Water Authority (FEWA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build reverse osmosis desalination plants in the...

Me Construction News, 13-06-2017

LG Chem secures contract to provide filters to desalination plants in Egypt

South Korea’s LG Chem Ltd. won an order to supply reverse osmosis (RO) filters, core equipment for desalination process, for Egypt’s largest seawater desalination project, the latest...

Pulse, 12-06-2017

GE wins contract to build desalination plant in Caribbean Island of Eleuthera

GE Water & Process Technologies has secured a contract from Water and Sewarage Corporation Bahamas, to build a seawater reverse osmosis-based desalination plant in the Caribbean Island of...

Ctbr News, 07-06-2017

Bid delays

Several SWRO projects have extended bid submittal dates. They include:

Bids for Singapore’s 136,380 m3/d (36 MGD) Jurong Island SWRO are now due on 29 June.

Bid for the UAE’s 204,570 m3/d (54 MGD)...

Water Desalination Report, 05-06-2017

Voltea improves CapDI

Voltea has revamped its CapDI capacitive deionization product line to include improvements in electronic controls, re-designed piping to reduce interconnected dead volume and adopted its...

Water Desalination Report, 05-06-2017

Bob Oreskovich

American Water Chemicals, Inc (AWC) announced that Bob Oreskovich has joined the company as service and applications support manager to provide operations support for clients primarily in the...

Water Desalination Report, 05-06-2017

Narrabri Gas Project

To build a 14,000m3/d produced water treatment plant at Leewood, in order to process produced wat...

Ad Dur 2 IWPP

The EWA has issued a request for qualifications from interested developers. Prequalification docu...

Quebrada Blanca Phase 2

According to Teck Resource's Q1 2017 report, an updated feasibility study including capital and o...

NuevaUnión (formerly Relincho Copper Mine)

According to Teck Resource's Q1 2017 report, work on a prefeasibility report, including environme...

Santo Domingo Mine SWRO 1

According to Capstone's Q1 2017 report, the economics of the situation do not justify the combini...

Santo Domingo Mine SWRO 2

According to Capstone's Q1 2017 report, the economics of the situation do not justify the combini...

Los Calatos RO plant

A pre-feasibility study is under way, and is expected to be completed within the next three years...

Dominga Mine

In May, Andes Iron filed an appeal with the council of ministers over the rejection of its bid fo...

Taca Taca BWRO

According to First Quantum's Q1 2017 report, “the EIA studies continue as planned with the collec...

Tseung Kwan O

79 companies attended a second market briefing related to the proposed desalination project on 23...

Pure Water Monterey, CA

Attendees at the mandatory pre-proposal meeting held on 22 May 2017 for construction management s...

Shuqaiq 3

SWCC has taken on a team comprising SMBC (financial), ILF Consulting (technical) and DLA Piper (l...

Los Pelambres

The capex for the desalination plant and water pipeline was revised in May 2017, and now stands a...

Khasab IWP

OPWP has indicated that an RFP will be issued by the end of June 2017. Six teams have been qualif...

Umm al Quwain IWP

The bid submissions deadline has been extended until 16 July 2017. The client has now settled on ...

Thane City I

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 17 June 2017. Conseque...

Ghubrah 3 IWP

A membrane desalination facility with a capacity of 66MIGD (300,000m3/d). Commercial operation is...

Jaffna Peninsula

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 17 July 2017. The plant is...

Jurong Island desalination

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 29 June 2017. Four companies hav...

Shuqaiq 3

SWCC has taken on a team comprising SMBC (financial), ILF Consulting (technical) and DLA Piper (l...

Beaumont Salt Mitigation Facility, CA

At its meeting on 16 May 2017, City Council voted to approve the completed preliminary design of ...

Cabo San Lucas expansion

The director of OOMSAPAS has indicated that the tender timetable will be finalised by the end of ...

Yanbu 4

SWCC has taken on a team comprising SMBC (financial), ILF Consulting (technical) and DLA Piper (l...

East County Advanced Water, CA

In early May 2017, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) awarded Padre Dam $116.2 milli...

GWRS Phase III, CA

Black & Veatch, and a pairing of Brown and Caldwell with CDM Smith, are understood to have been s...

Pure Water Monterey, CA

To design and build the Pure Water Monterey Groundwater Replenishment Project (GWR). The project ...

Pure Water Monterey, CA

To design and build the Pure Water Monterey Groundwater Replenishment Project (GWR). The project ...

Clearwater IPR Project, FL

The advanced water purification plant is currently at 90% design, although the project implementa...

Sorkheh BWRO

The project has been awarded to Abnoos Palayesh Co.

Neka Power Plant SWRO

The client has pre-qualified eight companies: 1) Mapna Boiler; 2) Palayesh Ab; 3) Zolal Iran; 4) ...