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Site for MWD desalting plant

Economics and location of a nuclear plant in an ever-increasing population area were the two big problems confronting a site for the MWD plant, limited to the Oxnard coastal area, the Orange County...

Water Desalination Report, 15-07-1965

Bechtel adopts water plant design

A multistage flash evaporator design has been adopted by Bechtel, based on its own previous design studies and from discussions held up to now with practically all domestic evaporator and water...

Water Desalination Report, 15-07-1965

House committee trims and refashions $200 million desalting program

The House Interior Committee retailored the expanded desalting program last week to meet its own exacting requirements. The Committee voted unanimously to accept the Rogers1 Subcommittee amendments...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

Module construction

Committee Chairman Wayne Aspinall (D-Colo.) reminded there are sufficient funds in OSW budget for the present fiscal 1966 to begin building of a sizeable desalting plant module. Both Aspinall and...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

OSW invites companies to bid

A call for construction bids has been put out by OSW for about $200,000 worth of additions and modifications to increase space and facility requirements at its Wrightsville Beach test-engineering...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

Design study results included in OSW's annual report.

Highlights of OSW's Annual Report - issued this week-included results of a 50 MGD design study of a multi-stage multi-effect (MSM) water plant, standarized economic procedures for costing desalted...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

Computerized costs

Fluor used a 7094 IBM computer to optimize effects, stages, flow patterns and other design parameters against minimum water costs. Although the report doesn't say it, the Fluor computer program has...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

Desalting Economics

W.C. Schroeder's updating of OSW's 1956 standarized procedure for estimating desalting costs is also described in the Economics Branch portion of the report. The procedure shows effect of varying...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

Dual plants calls an on-site survey

Saudi Arabia is weighing an on-site survey calling for a 36 MW(e) 5 MGD fossil fired dual plant prepared last year by a special Interior Dept. team. The combination desalting plant would be built...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

1966 Fiscal budget signed

The President signed OSW's fiscal 1966 budget last week after House-Senate conferees had worked out agreements on the overall Interior Dept. appropriations bill, The conference action resulted in...

Water Desalination Report, 08-07-1965

Facility E IWPP

A request for proposals has been issued, with a deadline of 10 February 2020. Sources have indica...

Barka 5 IWP

Just two teams are understoof to have submitted bids for the project: GS Inima and Veolia. A team...

Cabo San Lucas expansion

In a recent statement, the mayor of Los Cabos indicated that the project tender would be issued b...

Faure permanent reuse scheme

Detailed design of the plant is still in progress, and a construction tender is slated for 2020-2...

Yanbu 4 IWP

Proposals were received from the following consortia: 1) ACWA Power/Gulf Investment Corporation/A...

Gaza Central Desalination Plant

Expressions of interest in the DBO contract are now due in on 11 November 2019. Two participants ...

Tuticorin FGD desal

Tender documentation will be made available from 11 October 2019, and a pre-bid meeting has been ...

Águilas SWRO expansion

The contract for drawing up the initial design project has been awarded to Arada for €125,292.

Mahdia (phase 1)

Sonede is preparing the terms of reference ahead of a tender for a consultant to carry out pre-fe...

Sfax

Sonede now expects to award the contract in Q2 2020. Two of the six shortlisted bidders submitted...

Morro Bay WWTP, CA

Suez has been confirmed as the winner of the MBR systems supply contract.

Fortaleza SWRO

The client has posted a second draft "edital" and accompanying contract documents to its website,...

Tangestan SWRO

The client re-issued a request for statements of qualification on 29 September 2019. The submissi...

Asaluyeh SWRO

The client re-issued a request for statements of qualification on 29 September 2019. The submissi...

Kundli CETP upgrade

To upgrade an existing 4,000m³/d common effluent treatment plant (CETP) to include tertiary treat...

Southeast Wellfield (Polk County, FL)

A conceptual design report for the proposed Southwest Wellfield WTP – developed by Carollo Engine...

Uran SWRO, Mumbai

A re-tender is now likely in September 2019.

Cabo San Lucas expansion

The tender is now expected to be issued in Q4 2019. On 30 July 2019, the governor of Baja Califor...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

SoQs for the progressive design-build contract relating to the AWPF and the addition of tertiary ...

Torrevieja SWRO expansion

The list of bidders for the 2-year, €670,000 engineering services contract relating to the initia...

Alicante I

On 24 September 2019, Sacyr's €8.001 million bid was declared the most advantageous, and the cont...

Alicante II

On 24 September 2019, Sacyr's €8.001 million bid was declared the most advantageous, and the cont...

Beaumont Salt Mitigation Facility, CA

At its meeting on 2nd October 2018, City Council voted to award the construction contracts, as fo...

North City Pure Water Facility

The initial $1.25 billion phase of the project will be part-funded through a $614 million WIFIA l...

Port of Cape Town SWRO

TNPA is looking to appoint a consultant in the next couple of months, with a view to completing s...

Palo Alto Reuse, CA

At its meeting on 23 September 2019, Palo Alto City Council is due to review a draft treated effl...

Asaluyeh Rural Complex SWRO

The client re-issued a request for statements of qualification on 16 September 2019. The submissi...

Grünau desal pilot

NamWater has launched separate RFPs for the construction of the plants at Grünau and Bethanie. Th...

Bethanie Desal Pilot

NamWater has launched separate RFPs for the construction of the plants at Grünau and Bethanie. Th...

Ventura Water IPR/DPR phase 1

The final EIR relating to the proposed advanced water purification facility was delivered in mid-...