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Exposition

Industrial and gov't exhibits will be featured at an exposition in the Sheraton Park Hotel during the conference. About one-third of the available 30,000 sq. ft. has already been sold, according to...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

OSW programs affected by budget cuts

OSW programs will be hit by the President's recently ordered anti-inflation cutbacks on the current fiscal 1967 budget, but how hard is not presently known. Talks are. just starting between OSW and...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Special Ambassador

Ellsworth Bunker, the President's special ambassador to coordinate the U.S. - Israel desalting agreement, is in Israel for a week of fact finding to determine next steps toward construction of a...

Water Desalination Report, 22-12-1966

Spanish considering large MSF plant for Cartagena

Spain's Public Works Ministry has signed a contract with Gibbs and Hill to determine feasibility of installing a 26 MGD multistage flash desalting plant at Escombreras, on the outskirts of...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Spain's plan for dual plant

Previously, the Centro has been in negotiations with Hidroelectrica Espanola, a private power utility, for supplying steam for the desalting plant from two existing 70,000 KWE electric generating...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Blaw-Knox receives butane system contract

OSW wants to make a new start on the secondary refrigerant freezing process and has engaged Blaw-Knox to look over all the experience up to now and recommend best courses to follow. A $113,000...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Westinghouse's sixth desalting plant

Westinghouse marketed its sixth desalting plant during 1966 and in so doing upped its total desalting capacity in this year's sales to 13.8 MGD. A contract for the sixth plant came from U.S. Steel...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Corrosion manual study by Rice

Last year OSW gave Rice the assignment of assembling a corrosion manual for the demonstration plants. The completed study, at a cost of $17,000, is now being readied for printing by OSW. The manual...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Update on Kuwait's desalting plant still in suspense

Suspense in Kuwait is still holding over selection of a contractor for construction of 9.6 MGD of flash distillation plant. Bids were opened last month by the Kuwait 'Ministry of Power and Water,...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Two new nuclear reactors for desalting purposes

Meanwhile, the U.S.S.R. says it will build two new nuclear reactors in the Ukraine for desalting purposes. Tass, the Soviet news agency, says a 58 mile sea water canal will be built to pump feed...

Water Desalination Report, 15-12-1966

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Chemfab announced the project in January, explaining that a water shortage is constraining the expansion of its caustic soda plant. The expected cost of the water would be $1.04/m3. Energy supply i...

Salalah - Oman

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...