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Soviet competition

Tossing its hat Into the circle of competition for international desalting plant sales, the U.S.S.R. submitted a bid for the 9.6 MGD Kuwait job. What's more, the Soviet agency Techmashexport's bid...

Water Desalination Report, 05-01-1967

Hunter chosen new OSW Director

Jack A. Hunter is to be the new OSW Director, Water Desalination Report, has learned, and his selection to the 6-mos. old vacancy probably is to be officially announced this week. For Hunter,...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Water for Peace conference

Some 450 technical papers have been received for the water for peace conference, and now begins the ticklish task of picking ones to be presented orally at the world conference next May 23-31. Karl...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Selection meetings

Next month, to help select the conference papers, the committee will meet with and enlist counsel of five international intergovernmental organizations. Deadline for selection of the papers is...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Russian boycott

A threat by the Soviets not to participate in the conference, rumour now is, has been averted. The Russians were highly irked at invitations being sent only to those nations with which the U.S. had...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Kaiser-Catalytic

Earlier this year Kaiser Engineering and Catalytic Construction completed a study of a 100 MGD 200 MWE nuclear desalting plant (WDR, 31 Mar '66,1). The Kaiser-Catalytic study showed the combination...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Group members

Others in Bunker's travelling group are Dean Peterson, former water resources adviser in the President's Office of Science and Technology, now dean of engineering at Utah State Univ. Others are...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Desalted water

Desalted water can be stored underground with little loss of volume concluded the panel of experts convened early last month by the United Nations to determine proper balances between water...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

OSW's Ralph Parsons expert on desalting cost

Ralph M Parsons is fast becoming OSW's expert for desalting cost accounting. The co. is now developing a uniform system of accounts for desalting plants under a $60,000 contract, to last four mos....

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Normalized studies

Under the Saline Act, OSW is charged with determining the economics, reliability and feasibility of desalting processes for supplying water for beneficial consumptive purposes. To get at straight...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Khobar 4 - Saudi Arabia

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

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

Project developed by Poseidon Resources on an unsolicited basis. The city council sent back the EIR for further clarifications in December, prompting the MWDOC to moot the possibility of taking ove...

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Consultant Black & Veatch commenced work on the project in 3Q 2003 and has delivered its report to the client (including the draft EPC documents). The next stage is for SWCC to launch a competitive...

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Brownsville, TX - U.S.A.

Az Zour North 1 IWPP - Kuwait

Chennai - Minjur - India

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

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

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

Salalah - Oman

Mostaganem - Algeria

Cap Djinet - Algeria

Cap Djinet - Algeria

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Blue Hills - Bahamas

Eight groups were notified of their prequalification in mid-January. They are: Ondeo Degrémont of France; the UK’s Biwater Intertiol; Israel’s IDE Technologies; Consolidated Water of the Cayman Isl...

Mostaganem - Algeria

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

West Basin, CA - U.S.A.

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Kuljian Corporation has been appointed by SWCC to provide consultancy services including preparation of tender documents and site supervision. Kuljian’s contract covers two plants on the Red Sea co...

Ras Abu Jarjur Exp. - Bahrain

MEW awarded the EPC contract to Japan’s Sasakura Engineering in early January. The project commenced on 2nd February and will take 18 months to complete.

Sur IWP - Oman

Az Zour North 1 IWPP - Kuwait

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Tripoli - Libya

The same three companies which are contesting the Benghazi South project (above) have submitted offers for the Tripoli plant. It is likely that both projects will be awarded to one company.

Jebel Ali L2 - United Arab Emirates

DEWA has invited companies to submit bids for a contract to provide engineering consultancy services for the Jebel Ali L2 power and desalition station (http://e-services.dewa.gov.ae/dws/tenders/Ten...

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

Shuweihat 2 - United Arab Emirates