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Overseas construction

A marketing idea which may well lead to overseas construction of desalting plants was handed to U.S. industry at last week's nuclear industry posture hearings (see story p. 1) before the Joint...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

HHFA to finance Key West desalting plant, construction bid out this week

Federal financing has been won by the Florida Keys Aqueduct Commission for a fossil fired 2.62 MGD desalting station, making it the first and largest commercial desalination facility in the U.S.so...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

New contract for Fluor

The initial $98,000 contract for Title I plant design between Fluor and the Commission now has been superseded by a $298,500 contract covering complete A-E services. Fluor admits it probably lost...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Task force group to study NYC water drought

A "quick-look" study by Federal-City Water Officials is to be the next step following meetings last week between AEC, Interior Dept. and New York City to consider big nuclear desalting facilities...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Author's view on Patent report

SPECIAL PATENT REPORT

Patent Rights Under OSW R&D Contracts

by

Ernest S. Cohen, Assistant Solicitor
Branch of Patents, Dept. of the Interior

(Ed. Note: Patent provisions of the Anderson-Aspinall...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Desalting program expansion approves

Action by Congress on the expanded desalting program was wrapped-up last week with approval by both Senate and House of Representatives of the conference report on S-24, the 5-yr., $200 million...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Conferees agree to extend desalting program, but tie it to yearly reviews

Politics is the science of the possible, as Aristotle put it, saying there always exists one King parameter to solve any and every political crisis, no matter how involved, if it only be found....

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Di Luzio's Victory

Already most of Washington sources are giving Frank C. Di Luzio, OSW Director, most of the credit for putting the expanded desalting program over the Capitol Hills. Earlier in the Congressional...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Drought proof for New York

Big desalting plants as the "drought-proof" solutions to New York City's perennial water shortage is the subject of a meeting this week between Federal and city officials. Asst. Interior Secretary...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

In some, " All that glitters isn't gold" conclusions

A Bechtel investigation finds that a swimming pool reactor doesn't pan out as a nuclear heat source offering the vastly superior economics for desalting application, which some experts earlier...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Gwadar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended until 17 July 2019, with technical bids due to be ...

West Qeshm SWRO

A single technical and financial proposal from Alborz Water Treatment Co. is under evaluation. Th...

Asaluyeh Rural Complex SWRO

The client re-issued a request for statements of qualification on 11 June 2019. The new submissio...

Tourgan SWRO

A single technical and financial proposal from Sazab Kian Paad Co. is under evaluation. The price...

North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter Phase 1

Bids for the role of general contractor were received from W.M. Lyles ($40,178,000) and Shimmick ...

Hassyan SWRO

A request for expressions of interest from potential developers has been issued. The deadline for...

La Paz, Baja California Sur

An open tender is now expected to be launched in June 2019 at the earliest. A detailed project re...

Bandar Abbas small SWRO

To build, own and operate a seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) plant with a capacity of 40,000m³/d, ...

Borazjan SWRO

To build, own and operate a seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) plant with a capacity of 17,000m³/d, ...

Uran SWRO, Mumbai

The previous tender is understood to have been cancelled. A re-tender is possible by the end of J...

El Paso DPR, TX

Carollo Engineers is expected to complete 30% design in summer 2019, and TCEQ approval of the pre...

Kandla desalination plant

The detailed project report (DPR) for the proposed desalination plant is expected to be completed...

Paradip Port desal plant

An open tender is now expected to be launched in June 2019 at the earliest. A detailed project re...

Kamarajar Port (Ennore) desal plant

The detailed project report which is under preparation by NIOT (National Institute of Ocean Techn...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

The client has re-tendered the project, and has set a new bid submissions deadline of 14 June 2019.

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

The client has re-tendered the project, and has set a new bid submissions deadline of 14 June 2019.

Águilas SWRO expansion

The opening of the bids, which was originally slated to take place on 13 May 2019, has been postp...

North City Pure Water Facility

Bids relating to the $398 million construction contract for Phase I of the North City Pure Water ...

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 21 June 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 21 June 2019.

Chennai 4 (Perur)

The client expects to announce consultants by the end of July 2019, after three teams submitted b...

Yanbu 4

A request for proposals has been issued to ten qualified teams: 1) ACWA Power; 2) Aqualia/Haaco/A...

Chennai Nemmeli II

GWI understands that the Tedagua/Tecton team has been issued a letter of award to build and opera...

West Qeshm SWRO

The client has qualified ten companies to bid: 1) Mapsa Co.; 2) Omran Sazan Mahab Co.; 3) Solar S...

Tourgan SWRO

The client has qualified ten companies to bid: 1) Mapsa Co.; 2) Omran Sazan Mahab Co.; 3) Solar S...

Guerbes SWRO

The tender has been mothballed and AEC plans to reissue it in July 2019 in a bid to attract more ...

Hassyan SWRO

The client has officially confirmed the appointment of an advisory team comprising EY (financial)...

Barka 5 IWP

An RFP has been issued, with a bid deadline on 26 September 2019. Nine teams submitted statements...

Turkana desalination project

The county government of Turkana is keen to exploit water from the huge Lotikipi Basin Aquifer to...

Hyperion AWTF, CA

A team of Walsh Construction and Brown & Caldwell is in pole position to pick up the design-build...