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Hot water loop

A variety of metals will be tested over temperatures up to 350 F., including steel, carbon steel, cupro-nickel and aluminum alloys, stainless steel and, possibly, titanium. Primary test medium for...

Water Desalination Report, 25-11-1966

B-L-H again submits lowest construction bid at St. Thomas

A single module 2.5 MGD desalting plant offer from Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton, as it turned out, is the evaluated low bid following the Nov. 1 public opening at St. Thomas. Out of the many possible bid...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Stearns-Roger submits bids for LTV plant

Universal Desalting Div. of Struthers International and Scientific proposed building a long tube vertical plant. Its bid on desalting plant only was $2,494,000 for a single module and $2,664,000...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

New facilities for desalting firms

It's the season for desalting firms to move to new quarters and facilities., it would appear. Maxim Evaporator Div. of Cuno Engineering is moving from Waterford, Conn, to a new plant at Montville;...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Burns and Roe new facility in New Jersey

Burns and Roe is already partly occupying the new 60,000 sq. ft. three-level building which it designed and built in Oradell, N.J. It expects to have its complete 400-man staff moved in by end of...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Pilot plant brought for testing brackish and acid mine waters

Two 10,000 GPD membrane pilot plants have been purchased by 0SW for use in special field testing of brackish and acid mine waters. Aerojet General will furnish one of the reverse osmosis pilot...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Contract extended

Elsewhere in the reverse osmosis area, OSW extended the contract of North Star Research-Development Institute in fabrication methods of new ultra thin cellulose acetate membranes. The 1-yr....

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

New company offers cellulose acetate membrane

Desalination system is offering cellulose acetate membranes at prices of $.78/sq. ft. The new co. which first started up its membranes sales operations a year ago at Escondido, Calif. says the...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Pepsi Cola in KSA

Pepsi Cola will hit the spot in Saudi Arabia after an Ionics 12,GOO GPD electrodialysis unit is installed. Pepsi's franchise holder, National Bottling Co., has just purchased the Ionics unit --...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Energy study for future desalting

Desalting's energy requirements to the year 2000 are examined -- and politely brushed aside as inconsequential -- in an old but new White House study of the nation's total energy resources. Last...

Water Desalination Report, 17-11-1966

Kundli CETP upgrade - India

The contract has been awarded to Subhash Infra Engineers.

Panki Thermal Power reuse - India

The contract has been awarded to Suez India.

Western Galilee - Israel

A request for statements of qualification has been issued by the client. The deadline for submissions is 1st June 2020. Qualification details and application forms can be found at bit.ly/37pDurZ

Jubail 3b IWP - Saudi Arabia

An RFP has been issued. Ten teams were qualified to bid on the project in August 2019: 1) ACWA Power; 2) Aqualia/HAACO/Alfanar; 3) Cobra; 4) Engie; 5) Malakoff; 6) Marubeni/Marafiq; 7) Mitusbishi C...

Sutrapada desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Mandvi desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Bhavnagar desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer falls on 17 February 2020. The contract to develop the project was previously awarded to a joint venture of Shapo...

Tourgan SWRO - Iran

The client has cancelled the tender process, and is likely to merge the planned capacity into the West Qeshm Island SWRO project.

West Qeshm SWRO - Iran

The client has cancelled the tender process, and is likely to issue a new tender for a larger capacity plant in the west of Qeshm Island.

Pure Water Soquel, CA - U.S.A.

Interviews with the four companies which are believed to have been pre-qualified for the O&M contract – which is styled as an "operations and management-at-risk" (OMAR) contract – are scheduled to ...

Torrevieja SWRO expansion - Spain

The results of the technical evaluation of the proposals submitted for the initial design project are as follows: 1) arada Ingeniería/Desalia Water: 16.25 pts; 2) Ecoagua Ingenieros/Eptisa Servicio...

Valdelentisco O&M contract - Spain

To operate and maintain the 136,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant at Valdelentisco in Murcia under an O&M contract for three years. The asset is currently operated by Suez Treatment Solutions ...

Yanbu 4 IWP - Saudi Arabia

Market rumours have suggested that the Engie-led bid is now considered the frontrunner; however no official announcement has been made, and expectations of an award before the end of 2019 were not ...

Jubail 3a IWP - Saudi Arabia

Market rumours have suggested that the ACWA Power-led bid has emerged as the frontrunner; however no official announcement has been made. Four teams submitted bids on 15 December 2019: 1) ACWA Powe...

Facility E IWPP - Qatar

The deadline for bids has been extended to 12 March 2020. Sources have indicated that six bidding groups are involved, and the client now hopes to sign a purchase agreement in July 2020.

Ghubrah 3 IWP - Oman

GWI understands the just two teams bid for the project in December 2019: GS Inima and Sumitomo/Malakoff.

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

The Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Control Board has requested additional information from Poseidon Water by 17 January 2020. The additional information – which includes a breakdown of the projec...

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 1 - Mexico

The State Congress of Baja California has passed Decreto #37, which extends the expiration of authorisations relating to the proposed desalination project to 30 June 2020. The move gives the State ...

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

At its meeting on 9th January 2020, the South Coast Water District board voted to award a consultancy contract worth up to $84,680 to Clean Energy Capital to carry out a water production cost analy...

Lake Jennings AWPF - U.S.A.

An RFQ has been released seeking MF/UF module suppliers for the proposed advanced water treatment plant. Statements of qualification are due in by 11 February 2020. Meanwhile, SoQs relating to the ...

Barka 5 IWP - Oman

Sources have indicated that the client has nominated the GS Inima-led team as preferred bidder for the project. Just two teams are understood to have submitted bids for the project in October 2019:...

Hassyan SWRO - United Arab Emirates

The client is understood to have extended the deadline for bids until the end of March 2020. Nine bidders are vying for the project, although a full list of names has not yet been clarified. In tot...

Gwadar desalination plant - Pakistan

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 10 February 2020.

Tuticorin FGD desal - India

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 30 January 2020. The project is open to international competitive bidding.

eThekwini pilot - South Africa

Following contractor delays, the commissioning of the pilot plant is now expected by the end of February 2020. The municipality then wants the pilot to run for a year to gather information on its p...

Radomiro Tomic Mine - Chile

The tender process which resulted in the award of a contract to a developer team of Marubeni Corporation (50%), Transelec (30%) and Techint Chile (20%) has been cancelled. The parameters of the pro...

Corpus Christi SWRO, TX 2 - U.S.A.

The client will submit an initial funding application with TWDB on 27 January 2020 to fund the design and construction of a 10MGD (37,850m3/d) facility (expandable up to 20MGD) at the Inner Harbor ...

Palo Alto Reuse, CA - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 10 December 2019, the Santa Clara Valley Water District board voted to approve a 76-year partnership with the City of Palo Alto and the City of Mountain View to advance water reus...

SAKO Desalination and power plant phase 3 - Iran

The contract which had previously been awarded to Hyflux has been re-awarded to Horsol Switz Engineering Asia Pte. Ltd.