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Industry role advanced

The part industry should and is willing to assume in U.S. water resources programs shined through Gaunt's testimony loudest and clearest. The fact is, he said, industry's potential hasn't been...

Water Desalination Report, 26-05-1966

Desalting can help oilwells

Aerojet-General believes desalting will prove invaluable to the oil industry and in that belief showed one of its new portable 10,000 GED reverse osmosis pilot plants last week at the International...

Water Desalination Report, 26-05-1966

OSW sign contract for development skid mounted pilot plant

Meanwhile, OSW signed a $379,960 contract with Aerojet for development of the 50,000 GPD R.O. skid-mounted pilot plant. The pilot plant is OSW's most significant development decision to date to...

Water Desalination Report, 26-05-1966

Desalting programs for Kuwait

Kuwait's desalting program came into contention in the Senate hearings last week on the National Water Commission. Sen. Paul Fannin (R-Ariz.) seized on remarks of witness John H. Cover referring to...

Water Desalination Report, 26-05-1966

Desalting would guarantee water for Northeast, but early application doubtful

Desalting plants can provide safe yield guaranteed supplies to a water system, the kind of insurance not now enjoyed by surface water supply-reservior systems in times of drought. This is perhaps...

Water Desalination Report, 19-05-1966

Smaller plants

The study discovered some near term interest at the local level for small 5-35 MGD plants with costs from $.90 to .60/1000 gals. The report in particular found merit in small desalting plants using...

Water Desalination Report, 19-05-1966

Di Luzio not resigning

OSW Director Frank C. Di Luzio disavows recently published stories that he will resign from OSW to run for political office in New Mexico and emphatically disclaims statements attributed to him...

Water Desalination Report, 19-05-1966

MWD offer

"I don't know where the MWD report came from," Di Luzio said in reference to another published claim that he would resign upon consumation of construction agreements between the govt, and MWD for...

Water Desalination Report, 19-05-1966

Money cuts

The Senate upheld cuts placed in OSW's FY 1967 budget by the House, in voting the money bill last week. Previously, the House reduced OSW's $30,946,000 budget request to $29,851,000 (WDR, 14...

Water Desalination Report, 19-05-1966

British agreement

In Britain the U.K. Atomic Energy Authority-Weir Westgarth Coordination agreements are beginning to show practical effects in the accelerated construction of the Troon Sea Water Test Site. Large,...

Water Desalination Report, 19-05-1966

Uran SWRO, Mumbai

A re-tender is now likely in September 2019.

Umm al Quwain IWP

Financial close is expected around the end of September, and the EPC team has received a limited ...

Sidi Ifni phase 1

ONEE has awarded the contract for the first phase of the plant to a consortium of EMCO (Lebanon) ...

Sidi Ifni phase 2

ONEE has awarded the contract for the first phase of the plant to a consortium of EMCO (Lebanon) ...

Bonaire desalination plant

The deadline for submissions on an RFP has been extended to 18 September. The intention is to for...

Carpinteria reuse, CA

Updated cost estimates for the project were presented at the end of August 2019, following the ki...

Narippaiyur SWRO

The bid submissions deadline relating to the consultancy tender has been extended yet again, and ...

Taweelah IWP

The signing of a water purchase agreement by the Emirates Water and Electricity Company has been ...

Uran SWRO, Mumbai

The project has been re-tendered, and tender documents are available from 11 September 2019. A pr...

Alice BWRO

The client now expects the first Texas Water Development Board loan to close in October 2019, at ...

South Bay Pure Water Facility

In an attempt to resolve the impasse around the awarding of contracts for the Pure Water San Dieg...

North City Pure Water Facility

In an attempt to resolve the impasse around the awarding of contracts for the Pure Water San Dieg...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

the state’s Supreme Court declined to hear a legal challenge filed by the City of Marina and the ...

North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter Phase 1

An RFP relating to the contract to operate the future North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter is now...

Soreq 2

Two bidders have been shortlisted for the project: IDE Technologies, and Hutchison. Both bids rep...

Veritas Polychem SWRO

Environmental clearance for the proposed PVC manufacturing complex is now not expected to come th...

Pearl Distillery SWRO

An award is understood to have been made, and the name of the winning bidder could be disclosed l...

GWRS Phase III, CA

At its meeting on 4th September 2019, the OCWD board is expected to vote to award the constructio...

uMhlathuze reuse

An open RFQ is now expected to be released in late 2019 or early 2020.

Tighremt SWRO

The contract has been awarded to Amenhyd.

Gabès desalination plant phase 1

The deadline for the submission of statements of qualification has been extended, and now falls o...

El Paso DPR, TX

In August 2019 the project received $3.5 million in funding from the Bureau of Reclamation to fun...

Narippaiyur SWRO

The bid submissions deadline relating to the consultancy tender has been extended once more, and ...

South Oxnard Plain

The client is now planning to conduct in-house groundwater modelling to determine the feasibility...

Corpus Christi SWRO, TX 2

On 27 August 2019, the City Council directed City staff to begin the process of acquiring two pro...

Soreq 2

Two bidders have been shortlisted for the project: IDE Technologies and Hutchison. GWI understand...

Bafq BWRO

The contract has been awarded to Solar Sandross Co.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 27 August 2019.

Soreq

In 2019, IDE sold its 51% stake in the project as part of deal that would allow it to bid on a DB...

Narippaiyur SWRO

The bid submissions deadline relating to the consultancy tender has been extended again, and now ...