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Nuclear site problem

Nuclear power plants, the most economic heat sources for large desalting units, imply the problem of locating a site in the densely populated area, which would satisfy AEC's reactor safety...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Lowest bidder named for desalting facility

Reagan Construction is apparent low bidder for modifications and additions to enlarge desalting facility spaces at OSW's Wrightsville Beach, N.C. test-engineering center. Reagan, a Wilmington, N.C,...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Ionics moved to a new address

The manufacturer of electrodialysis equipment due to increased business volume has now set-up plant and headquarters in a 136,000 sq. ft. facility at 65 Grove St., Watertown, Mass. Former address...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

No go for nuclear powered desalting plant

Spain will build a convention instead of nuclear powered desalting plant in the Canary Islands. The Spanish Ministry of Public Works recently made the decision to switch to a conventional heat...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Major papers presented

An impressive line up of Russian talent- to present 7 major papers - stands-out in the scheduling of scientific-engineering expositions for the first International Desalination Symposium, now...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Participants in the OSW exhibit

OSW has had donated to it the choice, central exhibit spaces by Atomic Industrial Forum, which is sponsoring the industrial exposition being held with the symposium. The OSW exhibit will be built...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

State Water Centers to foster desalting research

Desalting research will be substantially augmented by State water resources institutes, which have been set up under Interior Dept.'s Office of Water Resources Research, Already 51 institutes, for...

Water Desalination Report, 29-07-1965

OWRR evaluates submitted desalting proposals for approval

In an interview with Water Desalination Report, Eugene D. Eaton, Associate Director of OWRR, explained that avoiding duplication of the research work gets most emphasis in OWRR's regulation of the...

Water Desalination Report, 29-07-1965

Congressional Oversight

The research institutes at land-grant colleges, set up under Title I of the Act, are working well. But Title II provisions of the Act, providing research funds on a matching basis for educational...

Water Desalination Report, 29-07-1965

Major drought-proofing solution

President Johnson spotlighted desalting as the major "drought-proofing" solution, when the White House released last week a report on how the Federal govt, might help the drought-suffering...

Water Desalination Report, 29-07-1965

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...