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Another record low SWRO price

Late last week, the Saudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC), formerly the Water and Electricity Company, said that it has appointed the Engie/Mowah consortium as the preferred bidder to develop,...

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

Produced Water event focuses on Reuse

Increasing the beneficial reuse of oilfield produced water was a recurring theme last week at the Produced Water Society’s 30th Annual Seminar in Houston. The 350 attendees-which included at least...

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

DOE-NAWI sign Desal Hub contract

The US Department of Energy and the National Alliance for Water Innovation (NAWI) have finalized the agreement under which NAWI will support the DOE’s five-year, $100+ million Energy-Water...

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

Anfiro runs out of time, money

By the time Massachusetts-based Anfiro participated in GWI’s 2015 Technology Idol event in Athens, Greece, its idea to develop a new high-permeability, chlorine resistant RO membrane from block...

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

Group to study produced water reuse

When it’s not referred to as “the US’ most active energy play” or the “second most productive oil-and-gas field in the world”, most people (including WDR) usually refer to the 75,000 mi2...

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

ALADYR to conduct desalination and water reuse congress congress in Argentina

ALADYR(Asociación Latinoamericana de Desalación y Reúso de Agua) will hold a desalination and water reuse congress on 25-26 March in Buenos Aires, Argentina.ALADYR president Juan Miguel Pinto (ERI)...

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

Jobs: European Sales Manager

Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERI)is currently seeking a European Sales Manager with a focus on developing and strengthening customer relationships. The position will report to the Global Sales Director....

Water Desalination Report, 17-02-2020

Rodney Clemente and Emily Smith

Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERI) has announced that Rodney Clemente has been promoted to senior vice president of water, overseeing the water business unit with responsibility for water sales, strategy...

Water Desalination Report, 03-02-2020

Ignacio Zuñiga

Ignacio Zuñiga has been appointed as the commercial director of TECEXSA, a Spanish supplier of the DesalFloat DAF system. Formerly the director of international business development for Cadagua, he...

Water Desalination Report, 03-02-2020

Jobs: European Sales Manager

Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERI) is currently seeking a European Sales Manager with a focus on developing and strengthening customer relationships. The European Sales Manager will report to the Global...

Water Desalination Report, 03-02-2020

El Tarf - Algeria

AEC has shortlisted three companies following the evaluation of technical bids. Financial bids will be opened on 2nd March 2020, after which the low bidder will provisionally be awarded the contrac...

Guerbes SWRO - Algeria

AEC issued a new open tender for the project in September 2019, after a previous restricted RFP failed to garner enough interest. Bids are due to be opened on 3rd February 2020, with a contract awa...

Souk Tleta - Algeria

AEC launched a new RFP for a contractor in November 2019 (a previous tender process was mothballed after just one offer was received). Bidders have until 23 March 2020 to submit their offers, and t...

Kundli CETP upgrade - India

The contract has been awarded to Subhash Infra Engineers.

Panki Thermal Power reuse - India

The contract has been awarded to Suez India.

Western Galilee - Israel

A request for statements of qualification has been issued by the client. The deadline for submissions is 1st June 2020. Qualification details and application forms can be found at bit.ly/37pDurZ

Jubail 3b IWP - Saudi Arabia

An RFP has been issued. Ten teams were qualified to bid on the project in August 2019: 1) ACWA Power; 2) Aqualia/HAACO/Alfanar; 3) Cobra; 4) Engie; 5) Malakoff; 6) Marubeni/Marafiq; 7) Mitusbishi C...

Sutrapada desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Mandvi desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Bhavnagar desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Tourgan SWRO - Iran

The client has cancelled the tender process, and is likely to merge the planned capacity into the West Qeshm Island SWRO project.

West Qeshm SWRO - Iran

The client has cancelled the tender process, and is likely to issue a new tender for a larger capacity plant in the west of Qeshm Island.

Pure Water Soquel, CA - U.S.A.

Interviews with the four companies which are believed to have been pre-qualified for the O&M contract – which is styled as an "operations and management-at-risk" (OMAR) contract – are scheduled to ...

Torrevieja SWRO expansion - Spain

The results of the technical evaluation of the proposals submitted for the initial design project are as follows: 1) arada Ingeniería/Desalia Water: 16.25 pts; 2) Ecoagua Ingenieros/Eptisa Servicio...

Valdelentisco O&M contract - Spain

To operate and maintain the 136,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant at Valdelentisco in Murcia under an O&M contract for three years. The asset is currently operated by Suez Treatment Solutions ...

Yanbu 4 IWP - Saudi Arabia

Market rumours have suggested that the Engie-led bid is now considered the frontrunner; however no official announcement has been made, and expectations of an award before the end of 2019 were not ...

Jubail 3a IWP - Saudi Arabia

Market rumours have suggested that the ACWA Power-led bid has emerged as the frontrunner; however no official announcement has been made. Four teams submitted bids on 15 December 2019: 1) ACWA Powe...

Facility E IWPP - Qatar

The deadline for bids has been extended to 12 March 2020. Sources have indicated that six bidding groups are involved, and the client now hopes to sign a purchase agreement in July 2020.

Ghubrah 3 IWP - Oman

GWI understands the just two teams bid for the project in December 2019: GS Inima and Sumitomo/Malakoff.

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

The Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Control Board has requested additional information from Poseidon Water by 17 January 2020. The additional information – which includes a breakdown of the projec...

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 1 - Mexico

The State Congress of Baja California has passed Decreto #37, which extends the expiration of authorisations relating to the proposed desalination project to 30 June 2020. The move gives the State ...

Doheny Desalination Project, CA (phase 1) - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 9th January 2020, the South Coast Water District board voted to award a consultancy contract worth up to $84,680 to Clean Energy Capital to carry out a water production cost analy...

Lake Jennings AWPF - U.S.A.

An RFQ has been released seeking MF/UF module suppliers for the proposed advanced water treatment plant. Statements of qualification are due in by 11 February 2020. Meanwhile, SoQs relating to the ...

Barka 5 IWP - Oman

Sources have indicated that the client has nominated the GS Inima-led team as preferred bidder for the project. Just two teams are understood to have submitted bids for the project in October 2019:...

Hassyan SWRO - United Arab Emirates

The client is understood to have extended the deadline for bids until the end of March 2020. Nine bidders are vying for the project, although a full list of names has not yet been clarified. In tot...

Gwadar desalination plant - Pakistan

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 10 February 2020.

Tuticorin FGD desal - India

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 30 January 2020. The project is open to international competitive bidding.

eThekwini pilot - South Africa

Following contractor delays, the commissioning of the pilot plant is now expected by the end of February 2020. The municipality then wants the pilot to run for a year to gather information on its p...

Radomiro Tomic Mine - Chile

The tender process which resulted in the award of a contract to a developer team of Marubeni Corporation (50%), Transelec (30%) and Techint Chile (20%) has been cancelled. The parameters of the pro...