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Adding insult to injury

On 29 March, Hyflux acknowledged that the Algerian Energy Company (AEC) had filed an arbitration request concerning disputes arising from its 2007 water purchase agreement (WPA) for the 200,000...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Tampa Bay considers SWRO expansion

Tampa Bay Water has issued an RFP to consultants interested in performing a feasibility study to expand its existing SWRO and Surface Water Treatment Plants. Both expansions are part of the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Global Water Awards 2019 awards announced

This year’s Awards were announced at London’s Natural History Museum last week, in an Evoaqua-sponsored ceremony, that followed the Global Water Summit dinner.

The winners of Technology Idol and the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Sorek 2 desal plant bid submission extends until May 6

Bids for the Sorek 2 seawater desal plant have been extended to 6 May. Three of the bidders prequalified to participate in the 150-200 million m3/y (100-145 MGD) SWRO project project are understood...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Ufuk Erdal joins Arcadis

Ufuk Erdal has joined the Arcadis Water Business Line as senior vice president and national technical director for water reuse. He will help the company advance its reuse capabilities and will play...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Marshal Deane joins Newterra

Marshal Deane has been appointed Newterra’s business development manager for decentralized solutions in the US and Caribbean. Formerly the business development manager for Seven Seas Water, he will...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Ravid Levy leaves Fluence

Ravid Levy has finished his employment at Fluence after 15 years, which includes the time spent with its legacy companies, Nirosoft and RWL Technology. He has started an independent consulting...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Growthpoint to build desalination facilities in Cape Town

SOUTH AFRICA – Since last May, the City of Cape Town has been operating a temporary 2,000 m3/d desalination plant at the Waterfront. Now, Growthpoint Properties is building a new desalination...

Desal Data Weekly, 12-04-2019

Cape Town plans for additional water supply

SOUTH AFRICA – According to a report in South Africa’s Sunday Times, the City of Cape Town is drilling boreholes and wells at a fast rate to guarantee it maintains a stable water...

Desal Data Weekly, 12-04-2019

Hyflux announce debt restructuring

SINGAPORE – Last week Hyflux revealed that it scrapped its corporate debt restructuring deal following disputes with SM Investments Pte, the consortium of Indonesian businessmen that had...

Desal Data Weekly, 12-04-2019

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 2

Tampa Bay Desalination Expansion, FL

Tampa Bay Water has invited consultants to submit proposals for a feasibility study into a 10-12....

SWCC small desalination programme (multiple projects)

The project will be delivered by a team comprising SETE Saudia, Rawafid, and Advanced Water Techn...

Alger West (Fouka Marine)

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 30 April 2019.

El Tarf

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 30 April 2019.

Guerbes SWRO

Three companies are understood to have submitted technical bids, including Cobra and Aqualia.

Laayoune SWRO

A new, restricted tender has been issued to companies that had expressed interest in the initial ...

Ashdod Rehabilitation

An RFQ has been sent out, and statements of qualification are due in by 15 June 2019.

Western Galilee

An RFQ is now likely to be sent out in Q3 or Q4 2019.

Soreq 2

Proposals are due to be submitted by 6th May 2019. The pre-qualified bidders are as follows: 1) A...

Los Pelambres

Ratings agency S&P Global has awarded a score of E2/68 to the proposed $875 million loan that wil...

Barmer RO facility

The project has been awarded to Triveni Engineering & Industries.

Sfax

The submissions deadline has been extended until 30 April 2019. As per JICA's procurement procedu...

Yanbu 4

An RFQ has been issued to 71 companies that submitted expressions of interest in the project. The...

Rabigh phase 4

A request for expressions of interest is expected to be issued in the third quarter of 2019, foll...

Jubail 3a IWP

A re-issued request for expressions of interest is expected in the second quarter of 2019, follow...

Jubail 3b IWP

A reissued request for expressions of interest is expected in the second quarter of 2019, followe...

Jazan 1 IWP

A request for expressions of interest is expected to be issued in the third quarter of 2019, foll...

Al Ahsa IWP

A request for expressions of interest is expected to be issued in the third quarter of 2019, foll...

Shuqaiq 4 IWP

A request for expressions of interest is expected to be issued in the fourth quarter of 2019, fol...

Ras Mohaisen IWP

A request for expressions of interest is expected to be issued in the fourth quarter of 2019, fol...

Eyre Peninsula, SA (formerly SA Ceduna/Penong Region)

It is understood that the project has been delayed due to Aboriginal heritage issues, owing to th...

Taweelah IWP

Abu Dhabi has said it aims to have the project officially awarded and financial close achieved be...

Corpus Christi SWRO, TX

Interviews with the various teams that responded to the alternative water supplies RFI are now co...

Wellington Dam desal plant

A preferred proponent is due to be selected in May 2019. Only the Sacyr Water/Wesforce and Osmofl...

Paradip Port desal plant

An open tender is now expected to be launched in May 2019. A detailed project report has been pre...

Kamarajar Port (Ennore) desal plant

NIOT (National Institute of Ocean Technology) is developing a detailed project report, although t...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

The client plans to re-tender the project after the elections, although this is not likely to occ...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

The client plans to re-tender the project after the elections, although this is not likely to occ...

West Basin, CA

In April 2019, West Basin Municipal Water District received $500,000 under the State of Californi...