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Ashdod desalination plant to be renovate and privatized

ISRAEL – Mekorot National Water Company and the Israeli government have developed a four-year plan for renovation and privatization of the Ashdod desalination plant, consisting of a two-year...

Desal Data Weekly, 06-03-2019

Hitachi AquaTech and Hitachi Capital agreed in water supply project in Maldives

MALDIVES – Hitachi Aqua-Tech Engineering and Hitachi Capital Asia have reached a water supply agreement with Male Water & Sewerage Company (MWSC) in the Maldives. The deal consists of the...

Desal Data Weekly, 06-03-2019

Africa first solar desalination plant produced water after operation

SOUTH AFRICA – The OSMOSUN plant in Witsand, Africa’s first solar desalination plant, has reached a milestone, having produced 10,000 m3 of water only two months after the plant became...

Desal Data Weekly, 06-03-2019

Kiribati desalination plant commence

KIRIBATI – Winston Peters, the New Zealand Foreign Affairs Minister, has opened a New Zealand-funded desalination plant in Kiribati during his visit to the island republic last week. The...

Desal Data Weekly, 06-03-2019

MIT develop technology method for desalination pretreatment

SCIENCE – Scientists at MIT have developed a technique to extract chemicals from brine, including some which may eventually be used in desalination pretreatment. The method involves direct...

Desal Data Weekly, 06-03-2019

Contract signed for membrane plant

New York-based Fluence said that it has signed a 165 million ($187.6 million) commercial agreement with the Federal Government of Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Africa, for the turnkey supply of a...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

CAGECE release draft contract for Fortaleza SWRO plant

Brazil’s Companhia de Água e Esgoto do Ceará (CAGECE) has released draft contract documents for public consultation for an 86,400 m3 /d (22.8 MGD) Fortaleza SWRO plant to serve the Fortaleza...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

Beijing Scinor selects Solvay Solef to optimize membrane technology

Solvay Specialty Polymers said that Scinor Beijing Membrane Technology has selected its Solvay Solef PVDF to optimize its Thermally Infused Phase Separation (TIPS) membrane technology.

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

Cyprus awards 25yr BOOT SWRO plant at Kouklia

Cyprus’ Water Development Department, part of the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment— has awarded Caramondani a 25-year BOOT contract to build, finance and operate a 15,000...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

AMTA seeks Executive Director

The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) is seeking an Executive Director to lead the organization, beginning in October 2019, following the retirement of Harold Fravel. The successful...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

Veritas Polychem SWRO

To build a 2,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant to serve a new 150,000 MTPA polyvinyl chlorid...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

At its meeting on 7th March 2019, the City of Marina's Planning Commission voted to deny CalAm a ...

Yongkang reuse project (phase 2)

Pearl Distillery SWRO

The planned capacity of the plant has been halved, and now stands at 2,000m3/d. Negotiations with...

MWD Regional Recycled Water Scheme, CA (Phase 1)

The conceptual planning studies report was delivered at the end of February 2019, and examines ho...

North City Pure Water Facility

Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid meeting held on 27 February 2019 relating to the $99 million N...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

At its meeting on 5th March 2019, the Soquel Creek Water District board voted to award a legal ad...

North City Pure Water Facility

Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid meeting held on 6th March 2019 for the $398 million constructi...

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 12 April 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 12 April 2019.

Ventura Water IPR/DPR phase 1

The draft EIR relating to the proposed advanced water purification facility, which contains a con...

uMhlathuze reuse

An open RFQ is expected to be released in spring 2019, after the City of uMhlathuze received 19 e...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Porbandar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Bhavnagar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Sutrapada desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Oceanside IPR, CA

The City announced at the end of February 2019 that it will receive $2.623 million of funding und...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

At its meeting on 5th March 2019, the Soquel Creek Water District board is expected to award a le...

Haql Phase 3

Following financial difficulties, Hyflux cancelled its involvement in this project in May 2018.

Duba Phase 4

Following financial difficulties, Hyflux cancelled its involvement in this project in May 2018.

Umm al Quwain IWP

A consortium featuring ACWA Power and Mubadala is understood to be in discussions with the client...

Carlton Water Treatment Facility, FL

A construction award is expected to come through in late May or early June 2019. Attendees at the...

Chennai 4 (Perur)

Three teams are understood to be vying for the consultancy contract, with bids due to be submitte...

Tighremt SWRO

ADE has issued a request for proposals from Algerian companies, and has set the deadline for the ...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

12 statements of qualification are understood to a have been received in response to the RFQ seek...

Mahdia (phase 1)

Sonede plans to hire a consultant in spring 2019 to carry out pre-feasibility studies and assess ...

Aqaba SEZ desalination

To build a seawater desalination plant to supply the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority in the...