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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

Freezing evaluation

OSW is now reviewing recommendations from one of its scientificengineering advisory committees on potential offered by freezing processes in general for low-cost conversion of sea water. The...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Expensive desalted water plant

Cost of big plant desalted water is found more expensive than Colorado River unit costs or California State Water Project average unit costs, in a comparison by the Metropolitan Water District of...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Electrodialysis desalting station to build in Israel

Israel is building a 125,000 GPD electrodialysis desalting station at T'zeelim, an agricultural settlement in the Negev Desert. The ED plant will convert water of 2400 ppm salinity from a brackish...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Mashabei Sadeh

An even larger plant is also being considered by the Negev Institute jointly with the Mekorot Water Co. But the govt, wants to see how the T'zeelim facility operates before making the construction...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Puerto Penasco Solar Power Pilot Plant

The Puerto Penasco Solar Power pilot desalting plant is making distilled water at a clip greater than 0.5 gal. per sq. ft. of solar collector area per day. The eight-effect solar powered pilot...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Desalting portion has a new chairman

Kenneth A. Roe is Chairman of Desalting Portion of this year's annual conference of the Atomic Industrial Forum, four days of meetings from Nov. 15-18 to be held in Washington at the Sheraton-Park...

Water Desalination Report, 04-11-1965

Spain takes lead in European desalting

An arid nation with constant water shortages coupled with an ever-expanding economy---particularly in the area of international tourism, an increasing source of foreign currency---now makes Spain...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Solar Stills

Solar distillation is not being overlooked for villages and pueblos having smaller water requirements. Test programs have been carried out in cooperation with various European groups on small solar...

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Public desalting symposium

California' s Water Commission has set Nov 5th for a public desalting symposiumparticularly to discuss how desalting brackish and ocean water might bear on the State's water development program....

Water Desalination Report, 21-10-1965

Brockton - U.S.A.

The project was proposed unsolicited by Blue Water Energy in the early 1990s. Inima joined the project two years ago, and it has since been moving ahead more quickly. Permitting for the plant is ne...

Palmachim - Israel

A contract has been awarded to a consortium of Granite Hacarmel Investments, Tahal, Middle East Tube Co., Ocea Marine Research, and OCIF Investment & Development. It is expected that the project wi...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA - U.S.A.

Santa Eulalia - Spain

Contract awarded to Aqualia. Formal project due to be presented in the autumn.

Sur IWP - Oman

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA - U.S.A.

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Haql Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

Kuljian Corporation has been appointed by SWCC to provide consultancy services including preparation of tender documents and site supervision. Kuljian’s contract covers two plants on the Red Sea co...

Al Fujairah 1 (RO) - United Arab Emirates

UWEC has sought expressions of interest for purchasing up to 49% of the project’s equity. It is also seeking an advisory team for the IWPP process and the development of the second phase of the pro...

Kwinana - Australia

The state government discounted desalition as an option to improve Perth’s water supply security in 2003; at the time the project was put on hold indefinitely. Plans to build the plant have now res...

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

Abutaraba - Libya

Gecol has signed a contract with France’s Sidem to build the plant. The initial fincing would also appear to be in place as Sidem has received a letter of credit from the Central Bank of Libya. Con...

Arzew IWPP - Algeria

Project company Kahrama did not achieve the end of March target for fincial close and is continuing with its attempts to get the transaction completed. A new target date of 31st July has been set. ...

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

Moss Landing/Kaiser Refractory site, CA - U.S.A.

The Pajaro Sunny Mesa Water Company reported to be working with the property developer which owns the Kaiser Refractory site to build a desalition plant at the location (see above). The Pajaro Sunn...

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

Al Fujairah 2 RO - United Arab Emirates

Chennai - Minjur - India

Sur IWP - Oman

Mostaganem - Algeria

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

Huntington Beach SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

Project developed by Poseidon Resources on an unsolicited basis. The city council sent back the EIR for further clarifications in December. A new EIR is currently being drawn up for public review l...

Al Fujairah 2 RO - United Arab Emirates

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Al Fujairah 2 RO - United Arab Emirates

Shuaiba North - Kuwait