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Army develops all-aluminum, portable desalting field unit

Successful field testing for 3200-hrs., much of it under combat conditions, of a highly mobile, 150 g.p.h. desalting unit by Army Engineers has now resulted in "type classification" of the unit in...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

California Dept of Water Resources introduced bill to legislature

Bills have been introduced in the California legislature to authorize the California Dept of Water Resources to engage in desalting development programs and to join OSW in financing construction...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Seed-Blanket Fuel Problems

Meanwhile, problems are being encountered by Admiral Hyman G. Rickover in the development of a long-life fuel element for the seed-blanket project. Fuel elements failure in recent tests could...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Interior Dept. Desalting research project launch catalog

Who's doing it, which institution, how and where for all Govt.-funded water research are covered in a first-of-its-kind catalog just put out by Interior Dept. Desalting research projects stand out...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Gold-plated desalting plant

Believe it or not, this is the recommendation supported by research conducted by the Franklin Institute. Robert A. Erb and Edmund Thelen of Franklin have found that gold and other noble metals such...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Desalting studies as major water source under far-reaching Texas plan

OSW and Texas have agreed to contract terms for evaluating desalination's applicability in the context of a long range water resources blueprint being drawn by the State Water Commission....

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

First desalination commission in Maryland

Gov. J. Millard Tawes is taking initial steps to make Maryland the first State to establish a desalination commission. Tawes is to meet this week with State legislators to consider implementation...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Aspinall introduces stepped-up desalting program; refuses to endorse it

Prospects of the President's accelerated $200 million desalting program got a tremendous leg-up last week in the House of Representatives. In a major policy turn, Rep. Wayne Aspinall (D-Colo.), the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

The Aspinall position

The desalting research-development approach advocated by Aspinall over the years,is the case urged by him in early hearings this year. He wants a program of joint govt.-industry cooperation on a...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

Let's Have "State of Desalting" Hearings

It is still hard to believe the pulverizing dent recently placed by the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee in the fiscal 1966 desalting budget could have been executed in ignorance of the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

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...