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New Water for a Thirsty World is a big hit

Loan requests are already pouring in at OSW for the new movie, "New Water for a Thirsty World." The film, produced under a $30,000 contract for OSW by Reid Roy Films Industries, will be available...

Water Desalination Report, 18-03-1965

U.S. firms compete for Egyptian nuclear fresh water job

Westinghouse and General Electric filed the lone U.S. proposals to the United Arab Republic's international solicitation for construction bids on a 150MW(e), 5 MGD combination nuclear desalting...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

Change course for Lummus

Lummus has withdrawn from the competition for government-sponsored design of a 50 MGD flash distillation plant. The reasons: Office of Saline Water's patent policies, premised on all patent rights...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

OSW finally awards 50MGD contract

A high temperature flash distillation pilot plant will be built by Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton under a $153,000 contract awarded this week by Office of Saline Water. The flexible, 25,000 gpd plant will...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

Long and bumpy road as seed-project continue to gain criticisms

Plenty of rough sailing stands ahead for the joint desalting and nuclear power plans of AEC and the California Dept. of Water Resources, Their proposal to build a 525 MW(e) seed-and-blanket nuclear...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

Accelerated desalting effort smiled-on in Senate

Hearings last week found the Senate Appropriations Committee well disposed, even agreeable to the Administration's $29 million fiscal 1966 desalting requests and a $3.9 FY 1965 supplemental amount....

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Flash-distillation winning horse race

The Point Loma flash distillation plant is leading as prime candidate for desalting's "work-horse" role by developing lower costs and lending itself better to commercial scale-up than the Freeport...

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Interest in Riverhead puss through

N.Y. state steam-rollered ahead with its nuclear desalination project last week by selecting a 45 acre site on Long Island Sound in the Town of Riverhead. The State Atomic and Space Development...

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Power and desal as the key source

Nature of the cooperative roles between AEC and Interior Dept. in carrying forward the desalination program is getting delineation in Congressional hearings. The legislators keep asking "What is...

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Big Plants

Di Luzio, concluding that desalting costs will drop more so with big plants, said: "The chemical processes we have just cited are far more complex than, the conversion of sea water to...

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Laayoune SWRO

ONEE has issued a request for proposals, and a site visit is planned for 24 January 2019. Interes...

Umm al Quwain IWP

Final award of the project is understood to be on hold as FEWA considers its options for water su...

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA

On 8th January 2019, Richard Sueyoshi, a judge in the Sacramento Superior Court, ruled that the p...

Bhavnagar desalination plant

To develop a 50,000m3/d seawater desalination plant near Ghogha village in the Bhavnagar District...

Turkey Point Reuse, FL

Florida Power & Light is working on a technical study with Black & Veatch, and is due to meet wit...

North City Pure Water Facility

Tthe design of the North City Pure Water Phase I project is nearly complete, and the City expects...

Porbandar desalination plant

A contract to develop a 20,000m3/d seawater desalination plant near Odadar village in the Porband...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant

A contract to develop a 50,000m3/d seawater desalination plant near Gandhvi village in the Devbho...

GWRS Phase III, CA

The pre-qualification process for general contractors has now kicked off with the release of an R...

MWD Regional Recycled Water Scheme, CA - PILOT

A meeting is scheduled to take place in January 2019 to review the final testing and monitoring p...

Alger West (Fouka Marine)

The deadline for the submission of technical offers by developers has been extended until 6th Mar...

El Tarf

The deadline for the submission of technical offers by developers has been extended until 6th Mar...

Pure Water Project Demo

The 90% design submittal for the demo plant is expected to come through later in January 2019, wi...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

At its meeting on 18 December 2018, the Soquel Creek Water District voted to certify the project'...

Gwadar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 14 January 2019.

Gwadar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 14 January 2019.

Dahej desalination plant

An international competitive tender has been issued for the design and construction of a 100,000m...

Shuqaiq 3

The Marubeni/Acciona/Almar/Rawafid team was officially named as preferred bidder on 24 December, ...

Shuqaiq 3

The Marubeni/Acciona/Almar/Rawafid team was officially named as preferred bidder on 24 December, ...

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

Bidding groups are understood to be coalescing, with the frontrunners likely to include a Fulton ...

Perris II Desalter

Bids for the general contractor role relating to the full-scale facility were received as follows...

Hassyan SWRO

Following the termination of the consultancy agreement with Singapore's Meinhardt, DEWA has launc...

Hassyan SWRO

Following the termination of the consultancy agreement with Singapore's Meinhardt, DEWA has launc...

North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter Phase 1

At its meeting on 19 December 2018, Camarillo City Council rejected all the construction bids. No...

Brazosport BWRO, TX

The well drilling contract for the third well was awarded to Felder Water Well in December 2018, ...

Tseung Kwan O

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls in January 2019. Four groups have b...

Tighremt SWRO

To build a 50,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant in the city of Tighremt in the wilaya of Béj...

Doheny Desalination Project, CA (phase 1)

At its meeting on 11 December 2018, the South Coast Water District board authorised the signing o...

Casablanca desal plant

The consultancy contract has been awarded to Novec. The feasibility studies will last 16 months, ...

Dakhla SWRO

The Ministry of Agriculture is understood to have awarded the contract to the Engie/Nareva team (...