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Single Management

Earlier this year the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy fired heavy criticism at the HWOCR program. JCAE claimed it was doubtful whether, under two separate contracts and diffused project management...

Water Desalination Report, 16-12-1965

Would U.S. have the first largest desalting station?

Whether or no the U.S. will have the world's first large desalting station is rapidly coming to a head, and the issue now is being mulled-over in a three-part dialogue between the Metropolitan...

Water Desalination Report, 16-12-1965

Two advanced distillation plants start-up in Virgin Islands

There's a legend in Charlotte Amalie that says when its people are well and happy the spirit of the ancient Danish Queen for whom the town is named smiles down in perpetually sunny days. Last week...

Water Desalination Report, 09-12-1965

Krum Bay plant

But if the Vice President received nothing less than messianic-like adulation from the crowds, it was Westinghouse which showed it could spread pure from salt water. And spread water it did. A 1.5...

Water Desalination Report, 09-12-1965

Virgin island desalting plant starts operation

The turnkey contract under which Westinghouse built the plant was defended by Gov. Paiewonsky in informal remarks at a post-dedication reception. The Gov. also was grateful for the plant's...

Water Desalination Report, 09-12-1965

Water needs at St. Thomas to increase by year 1973

The Authority estimates that by 1973 St. Thomas will require 29,000 KW(E), or about a 50 per cent increase over the current 19,200 KW(E) capacity. The island's water distribution system now covers...

Water Desalination Report, 09-12-1965

New water rates of V.I

Island citizens now pay $1.75/1000 gals, at that a subsidized rate by the V.I. govt, under the previous water situation. Water from the existing Aqua-Chem 300,000 GPD unit costs about $3/1000 gals,...

Water Desalination Report, 09-12-1965

Harvey's desalination plant starts giving fresh water

On St. Croix Island, about 3 times larger (28 miles long, 7 miles wide) than St. Thomas and 40 miles to the south, the Harvey Alumina Plant's desalination unit made water for the first time on...

Water Desalination Report, 09-12-1965

5 Countries lead the Roster of Nations

India, Ghana, Libya, Kuwait and the Sudan lead the Roster of Nations putting out feelers to OSW for undertaking joint programs of desalting research. In all some 20 nations have informally...

Water Desalination Report, 02-12-1965

USSR desalting plant still on schedule

Initial operation of the USSR dual purpose desalting plant on the Caspian Sea still is scheduled sometime in 1968, according to a report from the Russian delegation to the International...

Water Desalination Report, 02-12-1965

South Miami Heights BWRO, FL (formerly South District BWRO, FL)

An RFQ will be advertised by the end of summer 2014.

Caofeidian expansion

BEWG and Caofeidian Development have set up a JV named Beijing BEWG Water Resources Holding to de...

Visakhapatnam Steel Plant

The client has re-issued a request for expressions of interest (EOIs) due to changes in the proje...

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 1

NSC Agua has engaged Carollo, GHD, KPMG and Santamarina Steta as engineers, technical, financial ...

Agadir desalination plant

Abengoa has signed a 20-year BOT contract for the project. Financial close is expected in Q3. Abe...

Sohar Industrial Port SWRO, stage 2

Majis has issued a request for expressions of interest from contractors. The deadline for submiss...

Umm al Houl (RO)

Four developer teams submitted bids by the 29 May deadline: GdF Suez/KEPCO, Marubeni/Chubu Electr...

Duba Phase 4

According to SWCC, tender documents are due to be issued on 15 June, with bids due by 15 Septembe...

Haql Phase 3

According to SWCC, tender documents are due to be issued on 15 June, with bids due by 15 Septembe...

Shoaiba 4 (ex Jeddah 4)

The project is currently at a design stage. The aim is to release a tender document on 1st Januar...

Jubail 3 (Thermal)

The project is still under study. Tender documents are due to be issued on 1st September 2015, wi...

Rabigh 3 IWP

The project is currently at a design stage. The aim is to release a tender document on 1st June 2...

Wajh 4

According to SWCC, tender documents are due to be issued on 15 June, with bids due by 15 Septembe...

Djerba

The consortium comprisimg aqualia Infraestructuras, aqualia Gestión Integral del Agua and GS Inim...

Antioch BWRO, CA

Antioch City is considering a BWRO plant with a capacity of between 1MGD (3,785m³/d) and 5MGD (18...

Haverstraw, NY (formerly Rockland)

A hearing of the Public Services Commission (PSC) has led staff to recommend the project be delay...

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA

The California Coastal Commission's staff and Poseidon Resources have agreed to convene an expert...

Agadir desalination plant

Abengoa has signed a 20-year BOT contract for the project. Financial close is expected in Q3. Abe...

Umm al Houl (RO)

Four developer teams submitted bids by the 29 May deadline: GdF Suez/KEPCO, Marubeni/Chubu Electr...

Visakhapatnam Steel Plant

The client has re-issued a request for expressions of interest (EOIs) due to changes in the proje...

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 1

NSC Agua has engaged Carollo, GHD, KPMG and Santamarina Steta as engineers, technical, financial ...

Broward County new RO Plant, FL

The project has been delayed by at least two years, as demand growth has been slower than origina...

South Miami Heights BWRO, FL (formerly South District BWRO, FL)

An RFQ will be advertised by the end of summer 2014.

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 1

South Miami Heights BWRO, FL (formerly South District BWRO, FL)

Caofeidian expansion

BEWG and Caofeidian Development have set up a JV named Beijing BEWG Water Resources Holding to de...

Cambria Long-Term Water Supply Project

An emergency 450,000 GPD (1,703m3/d) containerised BWRO is being commissioned on a DB basis in re...

Green Meadows BWRO, FL

Garney Construction was awarded the contract in mid-May 2014. Construction should begin in Q4 201...

Corpus Christi SWRO, TX

Freese and Nichols has been awarded a $1 million consulting contract to design and operate a 20-m...

Vizag mobile RO desal

The deadline for bids was extended again to 16 May 2014.