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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

Duba 5

A desalination plant with a capacity of 12,000m3/d. The project is included in SWCC’s long-ter...

Jeddah 5

A desalination plant with a capacity of 400,000m3/d. The project is included in SWCC’s long-te...

Rabigh phase 4

The project is included in SWCC’s long-term plans for capacity-building, and is expected to be co...

Ras Al-Khair 2

A desalination plant with a capacity of 1,000,000m3/d. The project is included in SWCC’s long-...

Umluj SWRO

A 15,000m3/d SWRO plant to serve the town of Umluj. The plant is currently under design at SWC...

Al Khafji solar-powered SWRO

Abengoa has been selected to carry out the project. Commissioning of the plant is estimated to ta...

Aktau solar desalination plant (formerly Aktau CSP desalination plant)

On 20 January 2015, Empereal Energy signed an agreement with Aktau municipality to finance, const...

Qeshm SWRO (modular)

To build a 20,000m3/d SWRO plant (4 x 5,000 m3/d units). The client issued a request for state...

Kranji NEWater expansion

To expand the Kranji NEWater plant by 5MIGD (22,730m3/d). Four submissions are understood to ...

South Oxnard Plain

To construct a 10,000-20,000 acre-feet/year (33,520-67,040m3/d) desalting plant on the South Oxna...

Karaikal, Pondicherry

The project was awarded to Water Life (Hyderabad) in Q4 2014.

North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter Phase 1

The permitting process has been delayed, and should now be approved by June 2015, after which tim...

Tijuana I and II SWRO, Baja California

Two seawater reverse osmosis plants with a combined capacity of 86,400m3/d. As of January 2015...

SAKO Desalination and power plant phase 1

The client has extended the deadline for the submission of technical and financial proposals unti...

Ramanathapuram desalination plant (TIDCO)

The Tamilnadu Industrial Development Corporation (TIDCO) is planning a 15,000m3/d seawater desali...

Delhi RO plants

To install, finance and operate 35 reverse osmosis (RO) plants and 280 water dispensing units (WD...

Ras Al Khaimah IWP

Two bidders have been shortlisted, and the intention is for a winning co-developer to be confirme...

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA

At its board meeting on 7th January 2015, the Orange County Water District voted 9-1 to enter int...

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

On 19 December 2014, draft RFQ documentation was circulated to the companies who responded to the...

Kinmen expansion

The design stage has been completed, and the government is preparing tender documentation with a ...

Magong Second Desalination Plant, Penghu

The plant design has been completed, and the client is working on documentation ahead of releasin...

Doha (Kuwait) SWRO phase 1

MEW issued an RFP for the first phase of the project on 28 December 2014, and has set the submiss...

Doha (Kuwait) SWRO (phase 2)

A new SWRO plant to be built in Doha in two stages, each with a capacity of 50MIGD (227,300m3/d).

Visakhapatnam Steel Plant

A tender seeking consultancy services relating to the preparation of a techno-economic feasibilit...

Formentera replacement

To redesign and replace 5,000m3/d of desalination capacity at an existing plant. The DBO contr...

Bharatpur multiple RO plants

To install and operate multiple small-scale BWRO plants in villages across three districts in Raj...

Jodhpur multiple RO plants

To install and operate multiple small-scale BWRO plants in villages across three districts in Raj...

Qurayyat IWP

A consortium comprising Hyflux and the National Power and Water Company has been awarded the cont...

Sur IWP expansion

On 16 December the company approved an issue of bonus shares worth OMR3.26 million ($8.47 million...

Alice BWRO

A contract to conduct a feasibility study relating to a desalination plant was signed on 9th Dece...