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OSW converting freeport to versatile test-bed plant

Come Christmas time or thereabout OSW's Freeport demonstration plant will be shut down for a major face-lifting. At that time, the 1 MGD long tube vertical (LTV) plant -- OSW's first demonstration...

Water Desalination Report, 01-12-1966

Major construction jobs

Major construction jobs were coming in two's for Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton. After being selected to build the St. Thomas plant (WDR, 25 No.'66,1), B-L-H also was picked last week to supply a 600,000...

Water Desalination Report, 01-12-1966

Appointment delay of OSW director

Delay in appointing a Director of OSW has been appealed to the White House by Rep.Craig Hosmer (R-Calif.) as a "disturbing" contradiction to widely-publicized importance attached by the...

Water Desalination Report, 01-12-1966

Warne mentioned

Major plea of the Hosmer letter is aimed at appointment of a qualified individual, not a "lame-duck politician." Outgoing Calif, water resources chief, William E. Warne, with whom Hosmer has locked...

Water Desalination Report, 01-12-1966

Hunter complimented

Hosmer's discontent per se was not directed at the performance of OSW acting director, Jack Hunter. Actually, the letter to the President was complimentary toward Hunter's qualifications and...

Water Desalination Report, 01-12-1966

New evaporators

Compared to tube lengths of 24ft. in existing effects 1 12, tubes in the new evaporators are somewhat shorter, 22ft. long. The new evaporators are also larger in diameter, with most of the tube...

Water Desalination Report, 01-12-1966

$6.3 million contract signed with B-L-H to supply ST6 Thomas Plant

Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority made it official last week and picked Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton to build the St. Thomas 2.5 MGD 15,000 KWE desalting-power plant. Shortly after the Authority's...

Water Desalination Report, 25-11-1966

Additional healthy slug to Kuwait's plant

A healthy slug of capacity will be added to Kuwait's existing desalting plant as a result of an international invitation for construction of 9.6 MGD of extra capacity. Bids were due Wednesday at...

Water Desalination Report, 25-11-1966

Westinghouse plant

Work under the Westinghouse contract for 7.2 MGD of flash plants, awarded earlier this year as the first installment of the national program, is well into civil construction phases. Westinghouse1s...

Water Desalination Report, 25-11-1966

Contractor for Clair Engle

OSW is starting to think about an operating contractor for the Clair Engle 1.23 MGD advanced desalting test plant under construction at the San Diego desalting test center. Industry isn't likely to...

Water Desalination Report, 25-11-1966

Salalah - Oman

Santa Cruz SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

West Basin, CA - U.S.A.

Haql Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

Az Zour North 1 IWPP - Kuwait

The Ministry of Energy is thought to have prepared draft PQ documents with a view to informally sounding out interested parties. An official prequalification process could start within a couple of ...

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

Salalah - Oman

Fort Myers - U.S.A.

Construction by KBR due to start 12/11/03

Shuweihat 2 - United Arab Emirates

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA - U.S.A.

El Hamma - Algeria

Ionics is the preferred bidder and will form a joint project company with AEC to fince, build, own and operate the plant. The company will be held 70% by Ionics and 30% by AEC. The Algerian tiol oi...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA - U.S.A.

Mostaganem - Algeria

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

Mostaganem - Algeria

Santa Cruz SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

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

Al Fujairah 2 RO - United Arab Emirates

Sur IWP - Oman

Santa Cruz SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

Chennai - Minjur - India

Metro Water issued RFP in June 2003. The only company to respond was Russian Government-owned Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Centre, represented by the First Planet Engineering. Met...

Chennai - Minjur - India

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA - U.S.A.

Santa Cruz SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

West Basin, CA - U.S.A.

Mostaganem - Algeria

West Basin, CA - U.S.A.

Manali, Chennai - India

CPCL has appointed Tata Consulting Engineers to evaluate options for building a desalition facility for its Mali petrochemical plant. The plant has faced critical water shortages, and a BOO scheme ...

Mostaganem - Algeria