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Sporn looks at Desalting; likes dual nuclear desalination costs

Philip Sporn, dean of American power engineers, famous for his studies and commentaries on nuclear power costs from the day they were sky-high down to his last year's post-Oyster Creek assessment...

Water Desalination Report, 06-05-1965

U.N. schedules high-level desalting talks

Top ranking policy-makers and administrates will travel to United Nations headquarters in New York for an Inter-Regional seminar on the economics of desalination to be held Sept. 22 to Oct. 2....

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-1965

IAEA give chance on nuclear desal

International Atomic Energy Agency is thinking seriously about conferring technical division status on nuclear desalting. Following the fifth meeting of its desalting expert panel (WDR, 18 March...

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-1965

Monterrey two new station on the rise

Mexico's Water Commision at Monterrey, a city of 1,000,000 inhabitants, comes word that a big dual brackish water conversion facility is being considered. J. Trevino Garcia, chairman of Monterrey's...

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-1965

Dual nuclear desal plant in California

California Utilities have offered to build the two biggest power reactors yet to furnish the steam to Metropolitan Water District of Southern California's proposed 150 MGD water plant. The...

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-1965

OSW revamp

The U.S. desalting program has gained a pair but lost the able hands of Robert E. Vaughan. On Friday Vaughan was appointed Interior Dept.'s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Land Management by...

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-1965

Future Development

Development management for the new plant is under the Sanitary Sciences Div. at ERDL, headed by Richard Schmitt. SSD also was responsible for the three older models, which furnished water to Allied...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

OSW Cooperation

Schmitt's Div,, consisting of a 15-man staff and an annual development budget of about $140,000, is also responsoble for development of processes and methods for supplying troop drinking water from...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

British Purchases

The British Army has also tested the "alclad" unit. A single model was obtained from Badger and was field tested by the British in competition with two other models made by English manufacturers....

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Five year life

Schmitt explains that aluminum was a natural choice for the mobile Army requirement of reduced weight. The one drawback of aluminum, compared to cupricmetal and steel units, is a short, lifetime....

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

North Batinah IWP

An RFP is scheduled for the third quarter of 2019. Nine teams submitted statements of qualificati...

Salalah 4 IWP

An RFQ is scheduled to be released in the third quarter of 2019, followed by an RFP in Q4.

Massirah IWP

An RFQ is scheduled to be released in the third quarter of 2019. Bidding is scheduled to take pla...

Barka 5 IWP

An RFP has been issued, with a bid deadline of 26 September 2019. The intention is to award the p...

Ghubrah 3 IWP

An RFP is still pending for the project as OPWP awaits approval from the authorities. The intenti...

Khasab IWP

The project has been cancelled after local water provider Diam indicated it could meet projected ...

Los Pelambres

The winner of the contract to supply the desalination system is expected to be announced in Augus...

Skhira SWRO

To build a 200,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant near the coastal town of Skhira in order to...

Eastern Provinces Desalination, Iran

Toossab Consulting Engineers has completed a feasibility study with Witteveen+Bos, and has establ...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

On 15 July 2019, the Monterey County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 to deny the appeals by the Ma...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 8th August 2019.

Bhavnagar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 8th August 2019.

Mandvi desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 8th August 2019.

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 8th August 2019.

Porbandar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 8th August 2019.

Sutrapada desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 8th August 2019.

Jorf Lasfar extension

OCP is currently in discussion with potential operators ahead of potentially putting the existing...

Phosboucraâ SWRO

To build a 20,500m3/d seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant at OCP's Phosboucraâ phosphate ...

Gabès desalination plant phase 1

The government has launched a request for qualifications, and interested companies have until 2nd...

Dahej desalination plant

A formal letter of award is understood to have been issued to the winning joint venture of L&T an...

Morro Bay WWTP, CA

At its meeting on 11 July 2019, the California Coastal Commission unanimously approved a consolid...

Tampa Bay Desalination Expansion, FL

Tampa Bay Water has shortlisted Hazen and Sawyer (as the top-ranked bidder) and CDM Smith (as the...

Santa Margarita Conjunctive Use Project, CA

Four teams responded by the bid deadline in July 2019: Filanc/Alberici (joint venture), WM Lyles,...

North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter Phase 1

At its meeting on 10 July 2019, City Council approved both the award of the construction manageme...

Grand Cayman SWRO

To build, operate and maintain a 9,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant on Grand Cayman under a...

West Coast Basin Brackish Water Reclamation Project

vered by the end of summer 2019. The first draft of the feasibility study, undertaken by Jacobs, ...

Umm al Quwain IWP

A team comprising ACWA Power and a vehicle owned by Mubadala Investment Company has signed a wate...

Quintero desalination plant

Bids for the EPC contract are currently under evaluation, and an award is expected in August 2019...

Doha (Kuwait) SWRO (phase 2)

The client has issued a request for qualifications from interested contractors. The deadline for ...

GWRS Phase III, CA

Bids are now due in by 23 July 2019, with a recommendation on a winner to follow later in 2019. C...