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Hong Kong release construction invitation for two desalting plant

This is the unique feature of a construction invitation issued by Hong Kong's Public Works Dept. The international solicitation asks for bids on both a 2 million Imperial gal, per day (2.4 million...

Water Desalination Report, 13-05-1965

Fluor to study nuclear power

Fluor will again examine the economics of nuclear power in a further attempt to find the most practical, inexpensive way to pump water over the Tahachapi Mountains into Southern California, As a...

Water Desalination Report, 13-05-1965

Warne to solve Seed-Blanket problem of West Coast Desalting Test Station

The Seed-Blanket fuel problem not only delays its operation beyond the 1970-71 period when the Dept. would need its power, but also unsettles the Dapt.'s partnership plan with Office of Saline...

Water Desalination Report, 13-05-1965

Integrated Plants

Sporn advises utility executives not to over-worry about a new era of huge combination nuclear desalting plants, but that they should be thinking about them, before giving them the "facts": "What...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

Nuclear Desalting Economics

The Sporn evaluation selected the 125 MW(e) power system as the largest unit that may be used for the specific location, in this case Israel. By comparison to a fossil fuel integrated plant costing...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

Fixed charges

The fact that 70 per cent of the water costs in the dual nuclear plant is tied up in fixed charges, again figured at 10 per cent, excites Sporn. The. prospects, Sporn says, are that the fixed...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

Senate agrees to OSW budget cut

OSW's fiscal 1966 budget took it on the chin in the Senate last week -- doubly so since it was there a restoration of a big House cut was to have been made, if at all. Instead the Senate...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

Experts capital cost for D20

Atomics International's cost presentation established D20, organic-cooled and fast breeder reactors as best heat sources for big dual nuclear desalting plants at the American Power Conference last...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

Desalting Test Center near its conclusion

Talks on the West Coast Desalting Engineering-Test Center between 0SW and three California utilities, San Diego Gas & Electric, Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power and Southern California...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

Desalting program up for another Senate hearing

Previously postponed Senate hearing on the accelerated desalting program and the 5-yr., $200 million expanded effort urged by the Administration have been re-scheduled for May 18 & 19. Despite...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

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...