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MBR to replace, expand existing WWTP

Construction bids for the expansion of the Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s (IEUA) Regional Water Recycling Plant Number 5 (RP-5) have been opened, with W.M. Lyles, one of four pre-qualified...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

State’s water problems solved!

Despite billing itself as “a clean energy and water company” that was focused “on third world nations”, Arizona-based Green Star, LP clearly thinks it has something to offer the state of...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

More on UHP RO

WDR received several follow-up comments on its 18 May (wdr-2020-20) story on ultrahigh pressure (UHP) RO membranes. Two of those comments are included below:

CrossTek sales/marketing VP Stanton...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Pandemic delays Radomiro Tomic mine water supply project

Codelco’s $1 billion Radomiro Tomic mine water supply project could be delayed as a result of the ongoing pandemic. The project, which will involve a 72,576 m3/d (19.2 MGD) SWRO plant had been...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Orano Mining donates desalted water

In an effort to cushion the economic impact of the ongoing pandemic, Orano Mining Namibia has donated 200,000 m3 (53 Mgal) of desalted water, valued at N$6 million ($342,500) to local authorities...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Buddy Boysen appointed at CDM Smith

Buddy Boysen has accepted a position as project manager for CDM Smith. Formerly the engineering and technical director for Water Standard, he will remain in Houston, Texas, and may be contacted at...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Tri Huynh promoted at Toray

Tri Huynh, formerly the strategic accounts manager for Toray Membrane USA, has been named the company’s sales director. Since joining Toray in 2008 as a senior applications engineer, he has held...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Rick Ide joined Applied Membrane Inc.

Rick Ide, formerly a sales/applications manager with Microdyn-Nadir, has been appointed the manager of business development for Applied Membranes, Inc. He will remain based in Rock Hill, South...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Julie Bennett available for short-term assignments

Julie Bennett, the former marketing specialist at Water Standard and event lead at NOV, is available for short-term assignments as she considers a permanent position. She is based in Houston,...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Professor Nidal Hilal receives Menelaus Medal 2020

Professor Nidal Hilal, Swansea University’s Chair in Water Process Engineering and director of CWATER, has been awarded the Learned Society of Wales’ Menelaus Medal 2020, to celebrate excellence in...

Water Desalination Report, 01-06-2020

Menorca - Ciutadella - Spain

Following the change of government in Madrid, the projected capacity of the plant is under review. Construction will not now begin before 2006.

Bajo Almanzora - Spain

Liaoning Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Company Water Treatment Project - China

Hadera - Israel

Jebel Ali M Station - United Arab Emirates

Al Fujairah 1 (RO) - United Arab Emirates

UWEC has appointed Innogy and Water Consultants International to undertake a review of the Phase 1 plant system following a series of blackouts in the second half of 2004 . The consultants were due...

El Prat del Llobregat - Spain

Jijel - Algeria

AEC has pushed the deadline for technical offers back to the second or third quarter of this year (June or July).

Toukley Desalination Plant (formerly NSW Wyong) - Australia

Kay Bailey Hutchinson Facility - U.S.A.

Mott MacDonald has designed the facility. Moreno Cardenas is the consultant on the project. US Army Department of Environment started work on an Environmental Impact Report in September 2003. The E...

Hadera - Israel

Djerba - Tunisia

Az Zour North 1 IWPP - Kuwait

Campo Dalías - Spain

Campo Dalías - Spain

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Santa Eulalia - Spain

The contract has been awarded to Aqualia, while the project was formally presented in the autumn. Following the change of government in Madrid, the status of this project has been under review. Acc...

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

Cap Djinet - Algeria

Four bidding groups (Ionics, SNC Lavalin, Geida,and an Inima consortium including FCC Aqualia) have submitted bid bonds. Bid evaluation is now in progress.

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Campo Dalías - Spain

Sydney Desalination Plant (Kurnell) - Australia

Sand City - U.S.A.

MPWMD has decided not to proceed with the EIR for the project after unfavourable results from preliminary technical studies and is instead looking to CalAm’s Moss Landing project to reduce its reli...

Alicante II - Spain

The deadline for bids was 21 January and they were to be opened on 1 February. The decision on the winning bid will be made in mid-February, while the timeframe for completion of the project propos...

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Kuljian Corporation has been appointed by SWCC to provide consultancy services including preparation of tender documents and site supervision. Kuljian’s contract covers two plants on the Red Sea co...

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Sand City - U.S.A.

Ashdod - Israel

El Prat del Llobregat - Spain

Chennai - Minjur - India

Deadline for RFP delayed until mid-February as a result of tsunami.