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Shoji Kimura (1935-2020)

Professor Emeritus Shoji Kimura, from the University of Tokyo and the former president of the Membrane Society of Japan, died of stomach cancer on 21 May 2020. He was 85 years old.

Dr Kimura...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

IDE and Chem Process sign partnership

Israel’s IDE Technologies has announced their partnership with India’s Chem Process Systems, an India-based supplier of evaporators and crystallizers. That arrangement is said to be complementary...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Suez-Aquambiente consortium receives three year O&M contract for Bahia de Palma SWRO plant

A review panel has recommended that Agencia Balear del Agua award a three-year operations and maintenance contract for the 68,400 m3/d (18 MGD) Bahía de Palma SWRO plant in Mallorca, Spain, to a...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Amane Advisors selected as advisor for Salman Energy Park

France’s Amane Advisors has been awarded a contract to provide advisory services for the development of all water and wastewater facilities in the King Salman Energy Park (SPARK), Saudi Arabia’s...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Fraunhofer USA Center for Energy Innovation renamed as Connecticut Center for Applied Separations Technologies (CCAST)

The Fraunhofer USA Center for Energy Innovation has been renamed the Connecticut Center for Applied Separations Technologies (CCAST), with the continued support of the University of Connecticut....

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

H2O Innovation awarded $4.25 million for three North American projects

H2O Innovation said that it has been awarded three new North American projects totaling CAD$5.8 million ($4.25 million), including: a 10.2 MGD (38,600 m3/d) FiberFlex surface water membrane...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Gradiant name Hiep Le as global VP of process and application engineering

Hiep Le has been appointed global vice president of process and application engineering at Gradiant. Formerly the innovation and technology manager at Osmoflo, he will initially remain based in...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Dryden Aqua appoint Jochen Kallenberg

Jochen Kallenberg has been appointed director of water treatment for Dryden Aqua. Formerly the global director of business development for Omya International, he will be based in Büsserach,...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Neil Palmer appointed as new Chief Technology Officer of Osmoflo

Neil Palmer has been appointed chief technology officer by Osmoflo and will lead the company’s Technology and Innovation Division. A veteran desalter and the former CEO of the National Centre of...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Saur to acquire Nijhuis Industries

France’s Saur announced that it was acquiring Nijhuis Industries, the Dutch industrial water and wastewater treatment company, increasing its industrial revenues to 200 million ($224.4 million) per...

Water Desalination Report, 29-06-2020

Mazarron, Murcia - Spain

Oropesa, Castellón - Spain

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

Barka II SWRO Plant - Oman

Hull,MA - U.S.A.

Sagunto - Spain

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Shuwaikh RO - Kuwait

Only one bid was received for the project at the end of September from Doosan Heavy Industries. It is thought that other qualified companies declined to offer when the bid deadline, which was origi...

Laayoune - Morocco

Moncofar - Spain

Barka II SWRO Plant - Oman

King Abdullah Aziz Airport, Jeddah - Saudi Arabia

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

Torrevieja - Spain

Moncofar - Spain

Oropesa, Castellón - Spain

Zhejiang Zhoushan and Guangdong Nanao - China

Desalination projects to serve islands in the South China see with a total capacity of 100,000 m3/d by 2010 hae been proposed. A further 100,000 m3/d capacity should be developed by 2020 in island ...

Carboneras II - Spain

Jubail Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

The date for issue of an RFP is 4Q 2006. The first units are due to start production in 4Q 2010. The plant will use natural gas as a fuel.

Az Zour North 1 IWPP - Kuwait

The date for issuing tender documents for the project’s power element has slipped. Seven companies have prequalified: GE; Bechtel; Alstom; Fluor/Siemens/Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co.; Wash...

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

Ras Al-Khair (MSF) - Saudi Arabia

Tlemcen-Honaine - Algeria

Hadera - Israel

To date, of the six groups that purchased the RFQ documents, three have submitted proposals for prequalification. They are: IDE Technologies/Housing & Construction; GE Infrastructure Water & Proces...

El Tarf - Algeria

AEC is seeking to receive technical proposals by the end of the year and commercial offers by the second quarter of 2006.

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

A tender is expected in the latter part of the year, or in 2006, for a 500MW power station and a 50MIGD thermal desalination unit. The Shuaiba North power and desalination plant is due to be built ...

Mazarron, Murcia - Spain

Swansea, MA - U.S.A.

Carboneras II - Spain