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5th meeting in Vienna of the International Atomic Energy Agency

The Desalting Panel of the International Atomic Energy Agency will apprise itself of world-wide desalination developments at its 5th meeting in Vienna beginning April 5. In particular, the panel...

Water Desalination Report, 18-03-1965

Catalytic Study

Of the agenda topics, a study by Catalytic Construction of desalting plants (15-150 MGD) coupled to nuclear reactors (200-1500 MW(th)) will. highlight a portrayal of general studies on dual...

Water Desalination Report, 18-03-1965

Sites visitation by AEC's top officials

AEC's top security-regulatory officials have visited several possible sites along the Orange County coast of California for a combination desalting nuclear powerplant being studied by Bechtel for...

Water Desalination Report, 18-03-1965

New Water for a Thirsty World is a big hit

Loan requests are already pouring in at OSW for the new movie, "New Water for a Thirsty World." The film, produced under a $30,000 contract for OSW by Reid Roy Films Industries, will be available...

Water Desalination Report, 18-03-1965

U.S. firms compete for Egyptian nuclear fresh water job

Westinghouse and General Electric filed the lone U.S. proposals to the United Arab Republic's international solicitation for construction bids on a 150MW(e), 5 MGD combination nuclear desalting...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

Change course for Lummus

Lummus has withdrawn from the competition for government-sponsored design of a 50 MGD flash distillation plant. The reasons: Office of Saline Water's patent policies, premised on all patent rights...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

OSW finally awards 50MGD contract

A high temperature flash distillation pilot plant will be built by Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton under a $153,000 contract awarded this week by Office of Saline Water. The flexible, 25,000 gpd plant will...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

Long and bumpy road as seed-project continue to gain criticisms

Plenty of rough sailing stands ahead for the joint desalting and nuclear power plans of AEC and the California Dept. of Water Resources, Their proposal to build a 525 MW(e) seed-and-blanket nuclear...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-1965

Accelerated desalting effort smiled-on in Senate

Hearings last week found the Senate Appropriations Committee well disposed, even agreeable to the Administration's $29 million fiscal 1966 desalting requests and a $3.9 FY 1965 supplemental amount....

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Flash-distillation winning horse race

The Point Loma flash distillation plant is leading as prime candidate for desalting's "work-horse" role by developing lower costs and lending itself better to commercial scale-up than the Freeport...

Water Desalination Report, 25-02-1965

Hyperion AWTF, CA

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

Jaffna Peninsula

Bid evaluation is ongoing, and an award for the project could be made in June or July 2019. Accio...

Shuqaiq 3

Financial close for the project has now been reached, just months after the contract was official...

Legacy AMD (Witwatersrand Basin)

To build up to 180,000m3/d of desalination capacity involving one or two plants in the Central an...

Sfax

The submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 10 June 2019. As per JICA's pr...

Phase 2, Southern Tunisia brackish water plants

A shortlist is due to be assembled in the very near future, although the final RFP will not be is...

Jubail 3a IWP

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

Jubail 3b IWP

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

Growthpoint V&A SWRO

The developer is currently running feasibility studies, and plans to have the plant online in 202...

Soreq 2

Three bidders submitted offers for the contract: 1) Afcon/Acciona/Allied Investments; 2) Hutchiso...

West Coast Basin Brackish Water Reclamation Project

The Torrance Water Commission is due to hear an update on the project's feasibility study at its ...

Dahej desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline relating to the international competitive tender has been extended y...

Gaza Central Desalination Plant

On 15 May 2019, the EIB issued a works contract prior information notice signalling that the tend...

Santa Margarita Conjunctive Use Project, CA

The client issued a construction RFP on 16 April 2019, with bid opening scheduled for 28 May 2019.

Indian Wells Valley BWRO

At its meeting on 13 May 2019, the Indian Wells Valley Water District board heard the latest upda...

North City Pure Water Facility

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

Morro Bay WWTP, CA

On 23 April 2019, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt a resolution aut...

Basra SWRO

A massive seawater desalination project with supporting infrastructure, serving 11 cities in the ...

Corpus Christi SWRO, TX

On 14 May 2019, staff were due to provide a report to City Council on the siting and permitting w...

Dahej desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline relating to the international competitive tender has been extended a...

Providence desalination plant expansion

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Punjab groundwater desalination pilot

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Sutrapada desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Growthpoint V&A SWRO

To build a 5,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant on Cape Town's V&A Waterfront, a major touris...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

The Marina City Council is required to file a final local action notice after CalAm withdrew its ...

Pure Water Project Demo

Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid conference relating to the construction of the demo project in...

Gwadar desalination plant

Bidding documents are now available, and a pre-bid meeting is scheduled to take place on 15 May 2...