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Larger reverse osmosis pilot plant module to be built by OSW

OSW is thinking extra hard this week about moving reverse osmosis systems ahead and a major step in grooming the process for large-scale plants—construction of a 50,000 GPD pilot plant--is expected...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Desalting making headlines

Desalting was making headlines last week, but in rather offbeat instances. In the first, a nationwide public opinion poll showed more people in the U.S. think govt, spending on desalting ought to...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

OSW's Fiscal budget

OSW's Fiscal 1967 budget now being justified in annual budget planning sessions with the Budget Bureau will probably weigh-in at about $35 million. The amount includes both operating and...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Military not satisfied on Aerojet General

Aerojet General isn't passing up military application in its development of the reverse osmosis process---not by a long shot. Although paramount goal of the co.'s reverse osmosis effort is low-cost...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Photography and Desalting

Navy wants the reverse osmosis process to eliminate the tremendous supply problem for high purity water of its mobile, front-line photographic processing units. It seems Navy engineers always...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Army Pilot Plant

A 1000 GPD reverse osmosis pilot plant is to be shipped from the Von Karman Center later this month to the Army Material Command's Engineer Research and Development Lab at Fort Belvoir, Va. There,...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Membrane research

OSW has also extended its base research program with Aerojet for another year, primarily directed at improved cellulose acetate membranes. A $210,194 contract award was made to continue studies on...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Membrane research

OSW has also extended its base research program with Aerojet for another year, primarily directed at improved cellulose acetate membranes. A $210,194 contract award was made to continue studies on...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

Commission meeting failed

Meeting of the FLA Keys Aqueduct Commission failed to result last week in the naming of a construction ax-?ard winner for the 2.62 MGD Key West desalting plant. The FKAC board, stalemated on...

Water Desalination Report, 11-11-1965

OSW halts east coast freezing plant development

After striving since 1963 for a direct contact demonstration freezing plant, OSW has ended its East Coast Conversion Plant contract with Struthers Scientific and International. OSW closed the doors...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 22 August 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

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

Sutrapada desalination plant

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

Jubail 3b IWP

Ten teams have been qualified to bid on the project: 1) ACWA Power; 2) Aqualia/HAACO/Alfanar; 3) ...

Jubail 3a IWP

An RFP has been issued to qualified bidders. The bid submissions deadline is understood to be i...

Western Galilee

Ongoing protests have held up the confirmation of a site at the Bustan HaGalil reserve, with loca...

Carlton Water Treatment Facility, FL

On 9th July 2019, the contract was awarded to low bidder Poole & Kent, which submitted a bid of $...

Alicante II

On 2nd August 2019, the adjudicating panel announced that it had accepted the appeal submitted by...

Alicante I

On 2nd August 2019, the adjudicating panel announced that it had accepted the appeal submitted ...

Asaluyeh Rural Complex SWRO

The client has qualified 7 companies : 1)Noor Vijeh Co(NVCO); 2)Solar Sandross Co; 3) Meshquat Py...

Hassyan SWRO

An RFQ has been issued to interested developers. The deadline for submissions is 9th August, with...

Cabo San Lucas expansion

After a delay in receiving environmental permits in early 2019, the project tender is now expecte...

Peru small desal plants

The Housing, Construction, and Sanitation Ministry is awaiting approval from Congress to allow th...

Ilo desal plant (Moquegua)

A window for private parties to present project proposals to ProInversión will be open from 5th A...

Talara Refinery

The Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation (MVCS) and the provincial government of Tala...

Tampa Bay Desalination Expansion, FL

Tampa Bay Water has shortlisted Black & Veatch (as the top-ranked bidder), Reiss Engineering, GHD...

Kandrori Industrial Area CETP

Expressions of interest in the consultancy tender were received from Enhanced Wapp Systems (Ind...

MWD Regional Recycled Water Scheme, CA (Phase 1)

A workshop was held on 23 July 2019, at which various timescales for implementation were discusse...

Santa Margarita Conjunctive Use Project, CA

The contract has been awarded to the joint venture of Filanc/Alberici, which submitted the low bi...

Fortaleza SWRO

In July 2019 the client issued a statement explaining that, based on its review of comments recei...

Hampton Roads ASR project, VA

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Doheny Desalination Project, CA (phase 1)

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Oceanside IPR, CA

The City of Oceanside is looking at an indirect potable reuse project to recharge the Mission Gro...

West Polk County Lower Aquifer Deep Wells BWRO

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Southeast Wellfield (Polk County, FL)

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Pure Water Monterey Expansion, CA

As of June 2019, Monterey One Water is preparing a supplemental environmental impact report relat...

Fortaleza SWRO

After the re-starting of the tender process, expressions of interest are understood to have been ...

Oxnard reuse expansion, CA

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...