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Dell City declares for desalting, other Texas cities could follow

Dell City in West Texas has decided to look to desalting for its municipal water needs and has bought a plant from Ionics, becoming the fifth city in the U.S. to buy and operate a desalting plant....

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

No new technology on MWD desalting project

Saylor continued to charge no new discoveries in desalting as a result of OSW's efforts, however, in minority views attached to the House Interior Committee's report on the MWD project, filed on...

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

OSW's credibility gap

Saylor's toughest criticism was fired at OSW's lack of "candor and frankness" in its dealings with the Committee. He pointed to OSW testimony saying that upon completion of the Bechtel feasibility...

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

Water for Peace Program spread out

The long awaited water for peace program was unfurled by its working head, Ken Holum, Asst. Interior Sect'y. for Water and Power, on Monday -- but minus any concrete action plan. Holum said there...

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

No budget for Water for Peace Program

Neither is a dollar budget with specific timetables projecting the international effort being recommended to Congress. To carry the program forward, nothing more than mutual planning sessions...

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

Soviet boycott

To a reporter's question on Soviet participation in the program, Holum replied, "This is going to have to be a worldwide effort. We don't know what the Russians will do. We hope they will join us....

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

Opening speakers for Water for Peace Conference

Udall also this week said opening day speakers for the conference, setting forth its theme and goals, will be former Philippine Ambassador to the U.S., Carlos P. Romulo on "Man's Control of Water;"...

Water Desalination Report, 13-04-1967

Westinghouse to operate Key West 2.62 MGD plant

A letter of intent has been given Westinghouse by Florida Keys Aqueduct Commission under which Westinghouse, builder of the 2.62 MGD Key West desalting plant, will also operate it. The letter of...

Water Desalination Report, 06-04-1967

Construction late

Westinghouse expects to startup the Key West plant for first trial runs about Apr. 15, and under its $3.5 million construction contract has already missed its Mar, 3 completion date, according to...

Water Desalination Report, 06-04-1967

Low costs

Though the single purpose, fossil fueled plant's total, capacity is 2,62 MGD, Key West present needs are 1.6 MGD and the plant will initially be operated at that level. Westinghouse calculates that...

Water Desalination Report, 06-04-1967

Chennai - Minjur - India

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

Doosan Heavy Industries has been awarded a $65m contract to extend equipment life and expand existing plant capacity at Shuaiba (see GWI, January 2005, pp6-7). The Shuaiba complex currently compris...

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

CalAm has to build a desalination plant to meet a legal requirement to reduce reliance on the Carmel River. It is a privately financed project to be designed by Pridesa and has broad support from l...

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

Palmachim - Israel

A contract was awarded to a consortium of Granite Hacarmel Investments, Tahal, Middle East Tube Co., Oceana Marine Research, and OCIF Investment & Development last year. Groundwork in this site is ...

Jebel Ali M Station - United Arab Emirates

Jubail Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

The date for issue of an RFP is 1Q 2006. The first units are due to start production in 3Q 2009. The plant will use natural gas as a fuel.

Djerba - Tunisia

Toukley Desalination Plant (formerly NSW Wyong) - Australia

Joint contract for Environmental Impact Assessment to be awarded in Feb 2005.

Moss Landing/Kaiser Refractory site, CA - U.S.A.

Ashdod - Israel

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Djerba - Tunisia

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Olympic Dam (Upper Spencer Gulf) - Australia

Discussions on the feasibility of establishing a desalination plant have commenced between the USGCPG and Aquasol. The USPGCPG has also submitted a proposal to the SA Government which is being asse...

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

Jebel Ali RO - United Arab Emirates

The project is proceeding on a fast-track basis (the plant is due to start operations in 2006). The EPC contractor is PAL Technologies. Although it has not formally stated as such, ITT Aquious is p...

Ashdod - Israel

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Arzew IWPP - Algeria

Project developer Project developer Kahrama has made progress towards financial close, having secured a commitment for the funding from the Islamic Development Bank and local financial institutions...

Sydney Desalination Plant (Kurnell) - Australia

$4 million desalination feasibility and contingency study contract awarded to GHD and Fichtner. Study to examine potential locations, plant size, concept design and cost estimates as well as consul...

Hadera - Israel

Toukley Desalination Plant (formerly NSW Wyong) - Australia

Sydney Desalination Plant (Kurnell) - Australia

Tordera, Catalunya II - Spain

Bidding is scheduled to start in 2005.

Tordera, Phase II - Spain

Tordera, Phase II - Spain

Ashdod - Israel

Jebel Ali M Station - United Arab Emirates

Due to seek project consultant later this year.

Toukley Desalination Plant (formerly NSW Wyong) - Australia