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Spain awards Las Palmas jobs to Dutch Co. studying new nuclear - fired project

A definitive contract is to be signed with Werkspoor by the Spanish Govt, in April for turnkey construction of the Las Palmas 20,000 KWE: 5 MGD power desalting plant. Ten international bids...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Two dual plants

This situation report on the Las Palmas project was given WATER DESALINATION REPORT exclusively in an interview in Madrid with Jorge Suarez of Spain's 0SW, the Centro de Estudios Hidrograficos, a...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

New project

A 1,200 MWE 130 MGD nuclear desalting combination plant has also been ushered forth into the world list of large desalting construction project possibilities by Spain. A mixed group of seven...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Escombreras

Results of a similar study on feasibility of hooking a 25 MGD desalting plant to existing steam supply sources is to be completed by Gibbs and Hill and handed to the Centro next week. Escombreras...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Existing plant

The 630,000 GPD 1500 KWE dual flash plant built by Burns and Roe at Lanzarote in the Canaries is operating smoothly and has been since commissioned in April, 1965. Some difficulties are being...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Foster Wheeler grabs construction contract

Foster Wheeler's low bid became official this week and OSW awarded the firm a $3,616,000 construction contract for the 17 MGD flash test module. The Livingston, N.J. co.'s contract figure...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Atomic reservation

N.Y. Atomic and Space Development Authority will establish "Atomic Reservation" for siting future large-scale nuclear power-desalination facilities. Legislative authorization to set up the nuclear...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Transmission facility

Concurrently, the Calif. Dept. of Water Resources has put out the call to industry for construction of the water conveyance system from the San Diego testing station to the municipal water mains.

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Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Flour's desalting management

Fluor's no.1 desalting management spot has been assumed by Glenn B. Scott, who also doubles as western area sales mgr. for the versatile Calif, engineering design- construction co. Scott replaces...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

High earnings

Fluor has also recently stated earnings for its fiscal yr. ending Oct. 31, 1966: a total of $7.9 million was racked-up in income, equivalent to $3.80 a share on 2,077,666 shares of outstanding...

Water Desalination Report, 09-03-1967

Kay Bailey Hutchison BWRO expansion (phase 1) - U.S.A.

The planned expansion of the plant has been granted $2.05 million by the Texas Military Preparedness Commission.

Safi - Morocco

The desalination plant at Safi will form part of the Safi Phosphate Hub (SPH), OCP’s new industrial site. OCP wants to have the plant online by 2025-2026. The company is currently running studies t...

Jorf Lasfar extension - Morocco

OCP has appointed JESA, a subsidiary of Worley, to build the 30,900m3/d extension of the plant. Works are expected to start over summer 2020 and take 18 months to complete. OCP has decided that it ...

Phosboucraâ SWRO - Morocco

OCP has received three bids, and expects a fourth one shortly. It then hopes to award the contract in June or July 2020 so that works can start in September. Construction is expected to take two ye...

New Jorf Lasfar desalination plant - Morocco

OCP is currently running studies to determine the location of the intake, the choice of technology, and other design considerations. It is also assessing how renewable energy could be coupled with ...

Vadinar Refinery SWRO - India

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 30 April 2020.

Brazosport BWRO pilot plant - U.S.A.

The wells have now been completed, and are currently being tested. Procurement of the 545m³/d pilot RO treatment plant is still on track for May 2020. Once constructed, the pilot will run for 90 da...

Bhavnagar desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer has been extended again, and now falls on 27 April 2020. T

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer has been extended again, and now falls on 27 April 2020.

Sutrapada desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer has been extended again, and now falls on 27 April 2020.

Mandvi desalination plant - India

The submissions deadline for proposals relating to the role of independent engineer has been extended again, and now falls on 27 April 2020.

Bahía de Palma - Spain

The Balearics regional government has approved emergency legislation suspending public sector tender processes for the duration of the state of emergency.

Torrevieja SWRO expansion - Spain

The tender process has been suspended under the state of emergency declared in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jubail 3a IWP - Saudi Arabia

The client has officially named the ACWA Power-led team as preferred bidder for the contract. Four bids were submitted: 1) ACWA Power/GIC/Al Bawani - SAR1.54861/m3 ($0.41/m3); 2) Marubeni/Marafiq -...

Az-Zour North stage 2/3 IWPP - Kuwait

The client has indicated that there could be a development on advisory tender documents on 5th April 2020, after the process of re-issuing the documents was put on hold as a result of the governmen...

Al Khairan IWPP - Kuwait

The client has indicated that there could be a development on advisory tender documents on 5th April 2020, after the process of re-issuing documents was put on hold as a result of the government sh...

West Basin, CA - U.S.A.

The District plans to hold a "Lunch & Learn" class on 1st May 2020 devoted to water desalination as part of its outreach programme. Interested individuals can sign up here: https://www.westbasin.or...

Skhira SWRO - Tunisia

Compagnie des Phosphates de Gafsa and Tunisia's PPP unit (IGPPP) are working on preparatory studies, and an RFQ for construction is scheduled to be released later in 2020.

NuevaUnión (formerly Relincho Copper Mine) - Chile

Teck Resources announced at the end of February 2020 that the feasibility study for the NuevaUnión project is now expected to be delivered later in Q1 2020.

Facility E IWPP - Qatar

The deadline for bid submissions has been extended to 30 April. Bidding groups are understood to include Engie/Mitsui, Itochu, Kepco/Mitsubishi, Marubeni, PowerChina and Sumitomo. A consultancy tea...

Al Khairan IWPP - Kuwait

The process of reissuing advisory tender documents has been put on hold as a result of the government shutdown in Kuwait. Three advisory consortia passed the technical evaluation stage following th...

Az-Zour North stage 2/3 IWPP - Kuwait

The process of reissuing advisory tender documents has been put on hold as a result of the government shutdown in Kuwait. Three advisory consortia passed the technical evaluation stage following th...

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

The Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Control Board has cancelled its 3rd April 2020 meeting, at which it was due to decide whether to finalise the tentative order renewing the project's NPDES permi...

Mahdia (phase 1) - Tunisia

Sonede is running a water resource audit with the World Bank to assess the need for, and capacity of a potential desalination plant. Conclusions are due by May 2020 at the latest, and if the audit ...

Kerkennah - Tunisia

Although the feasibility studies are still underway, Sonede is leaning towards a brackish water desalination plant rather than a seawater desalination plant, because of the technological constraint...

Alger West (Fouka Marine) - Algeria

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, AEC has postponed the opening of financial bids again until 31 March 2020. Two companies were shortlisted following the evaluation of technical bids, and the lower of ...

Weatherford reuse project, TX - U.S.A.

The client has yet to receive a final permit from TCEQ, and therefore the advertisement for construction bids is now scheduled for summer 2020, beginning with the WWTP improvements, followed by two...

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

The Ministry of Electricity and Water is looking to sell a 205,000m3/d & 778MW desalination and power plant. Two requests for proposals from advisors have been issued by the client. One covers the ...

Bahía de Palma - Spain

On 16 March 2020, the bidders were revealed to be as follows: 1) Global Omnium Medioambiente; 2) FACSA/Tedagua; 3) Sacyr/Cadagua; 4) STS/Aquambiente; 5) Aqualia/Acciona Agua. Economic proposals are...

Valdelentisco - Spain

To operate and maintain the 136,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant at Valdelentisco in Murcia. The economic and technical bid scores are as follows: 1) Abengoa (€7.547 million/6 pts); 2) Accion...