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OSW picks Oak Ridge for second big module job, spurs design-development of MSF module.

Oak Ridge, has been tapped to design a second large module and design work on the first module is speeding along under OSW's development program to up desalting plants to commercial sizes. Oak...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

LTV module

The Oak Ridge module will use the LTV (long tube vertical) distillation process, and the OSW development decision stems from highly successful work carried on at the Freeport LTV demonstration...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Funding

OSW's $2,5 million FY-67 request for the LTV module, however, will cover the total conceptual and detailed design and some major component procurement. Balance of the estimated $5 million...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

MSF module

Last week's briefing on the MSF module was a session to bring foreign govt.'s up to date, particularly Israel, whose proposed 100 MGD 200 MWE nuclear desalting plant depends heavily on the module...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Flour design

Fluor's presentation by the module design-process engineering team of Stan G. Unitt, Paul A. Buckingham and Glen T. Steiger covered both conceptual design of a complete 50 MGD train and the 9-stage...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Qualified manufacturers to build Navy's plants

Navy is asking qualified manufacturers to supply four distillation plants for the flattop, USS Midway. Each of the desalting units is requested to have a 70,000 GPD production capability, and must...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Desalination hook-ups

Army Corps of Engineers has summoned desalting manufacturers to help explore the idea of hooking desalination equipment in the 600-800,000 GPD capacity range to its 10,000 KWE MH-1A floating...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

OSW's Head speaks in symposium

J.J. Strobel, Head of OSW's program analysis Div 4, will speak on the national desalting program at the Univ. of Texas water production symposium in Austin on May 3, The symposium, however, will...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Comparison to sin

To be against water research in Washington these days is like favoring sin, so said Rep, Craig Hosmer (R~Calif,) on the floor of the House of Representatives, in support of a broader Water...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Pollution Control Agency

Transfer of the Pollution Control Agency is pretty much a foregone conclusion , as Congress returned from its Easter vacation last week aiad expected stiff Congressional resistance to the...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

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 ...