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Agreement between the U.S., Mexico and IAEA

To study a large nuclear desalting plant, announced on opening day of the symposium, was formally signed on Thursday. Udall, AEC Chairman Glenn T. Seaborg and Asst. State Dept. Sect'y. for...

Water Desalination Report, 14-10-1965

England to match offer

England was quick to match the U.S. offer to sham desalting saavywith the rest of the world. Shortly after the Udall policy proclamations, R. S. Silver, leader of the large U.K. delegation to the...

Water Desalination Report, 14-10-1965

Bids opened on Key West 2.62 MGD plant, Westinghouse bids turnkey

Aqua-Chem is apparent low bidder and Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton second for the flash evaporator package of the Key West 2.62 MGD oil - fired desalting plant. Bids for the plant, which will be built for...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

Pt. Loma operation performance

The Mulford Pt. Loma paper described operation of the plant at 200 F., where for the first 5399 hrs. of operation scale was controlled using the Hagevap mixture of sodium polyphosphates, lignin...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

Seeding presentation at Russian facilities

V.B. Chernozubov leading a six-man soviet presentation on scaling control by "seeding" provided information basically in agreement with the U.S. experience above. Injection of finely ground chalk...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

Spain puts out international construction call for Las Palmas dual plant

An international construction invitation for a 10,000 KW(e) 295 MGD (10,000 meters3) conventionally fueled distillation plant has been issued by Spain's Ministry of Public Works. Bidders on the...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

Exhibit at the Desalting Symposium continues

Symposium delegates and visitors continued to flock to the equipment exposition, being sponsored by the Atomic Industrial Forum where nuclear power dominated manufacturer exhibits as the "logical...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

GA launch five operating reverse osmosis unit

General Atomics 1400 GPD Reverse Osmosis Unit -- operating in the Exposition hall -- utilizing the firm's new and vaunted spiral-shaped membrane impressed the many who saw it. The unit incorporates...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

65 Nations and UDALL open International Desalting Conference

Urgency of a dependable fresh water supply to a world in search of peace and prosperity and eKhortation to approximately 1500 political leaders, scientists and engineers to get on with development...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

Mexico and US sponsor desal plant

Agreement between Mexico and the U.S. for a jointly-sponsored large dual desalting power plant was announced by Hornig while delivering the President's remarks. The formal agreement to begin...

Water Desalination Report, 07-10-1965

Soreq 2 - Israel

Financial close was reached on 18 June 2020, after the contract was awarded to IDE Technologies for a nominal tariff of NIS1.45/m3 ($0.405/m3). IDE will take responsibility for the EPC and O&M of t...

Post Falls Water Reclamation Facility, ID upgrade - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 16 June 2020, City Council voted unanimously to award the construction contract to low bidder Sletten Construction, for $36,595,000.

GWRS Phase III, CA - U.S.A.

Bids for the pipeline rehabilitation contract were received from the following companies: 1) J.F. Shea ($11,600,000; apparent low bidder); 2) Kiewit Infrastructure West ($13,631,000); 3) Spiniello ...

Palo Alto Reuse, CA - U.S.A.

Bids for the design of the 1.125MGD (4,258m3/d) salt removal facility – which will feature UF/MF and RO treatment steps – are understood to have been received from the following firms: Black & Veat...

Jubail 4 IWP - Saudi Arabia

The client has issued a call for advisors to support the procurement of Batch 3 IWP projects, covering this facility and the Rabigh 4 and Ras Mohaisen plants. The deadline for submissions from advi...

Rabigh 4 IWP - Saudi Arabia

The deadline for advisory bid submissions has been extended to 21 June 2020. The advisors will support the procurement of Batch 3 IWP projects, covering this facility and the Ras Mohaisen and Jubai...

Ras Mohaisen IWP - Saudi Arabia

The deadline for advisory bid submissions has been extended to 21 June 2020. The advisors will support the procurement of Batch 3 IWP projects, covering this facility and the Rabigh 4 and Jubail 4 ...

Rosarito Beach (SDCWA) - Mexico

A study carried out by Black & Veatch and published in June 2020 evaluates five possible seawater desalination strategies on the Sea of Cortez, with capital costs ranging from $3 billion to $3.7 bi...

Bhavnagar tertiary treatment plant (potable) - India

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 2nd July 2020. Bid opening is scheduled to follow on 8th July 2020.

Coega desal plant - South Africa

To construct and operate a 15,000m3/d desalination plant in the Coega Special Economic Zone. A tender has been released, and proposals are due in by 20 July 2020.

Adeje Arona WWTP - Spain

To operate and maintain the Adeje-Arona wastewater treatment plant on the island of Tenerife, which is due to be expanded to 40,000m3/d. The scope of the operating contact also includes the associa...

GWRS Phase III, CA - U.S.A.

Orange County Water District has been awarded a $3.6 million grant from the California Department of Water Resources' Integrated Regional Water Management (IRWM) grant programme for the GWRS final ...

Post Falls Water Reclamation Facility, ID upgrade - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 16 June 2020, City Council will consider awarding the construction contract to low bidder Sletten Construction, for $36,595,000.

LA Advanced Water Purification Facility - U.S.A.

Although the preliminary timetable had envisaged a DB award being made in Q1 2021, no list of pre-qualified bidders had been assembled as of mid-June 2020, while the process to pre-qualify equipmen...

Adeje Arona WWTP - Spain

To operate and maintain a series of brackish water treatment plants on the island of Tenerife which employ electrodialysis reversal (EDR) technology. The 12,000m3/d Isora plant is currently operate...

Jubail 3b IWP - Saudi Arabia

The official submissions deadline for bids is understood to have been extended once more, to 1st October 2020.

Southbay - U.S.A.

St. Marks - U.S.A.

Stanislaus - U.S.A.

Western Galilee - Israel

The submissions deadline for statements of qualification has been extended to 1st July 2020. Qualification details and application forms can be found at https://bit.ly/37pDurZ

Sydney desal expansion - Australia

Following an uptick in rainfall, the state government has put development of the project on hold, withdrawing its request for a costing investigation from the state pricing regulator IPART. Detaile...

Belmont desalination plant - Australia

To build a seawater desalination plant as a temporary measure to bolster local supplies if water storage levels fall below 35%. The trigger for detailed design to be carried out has been set at 65%...

Kalaeloa Seawater Desalination Project, HI - U.S.A.

To design, build, operate and maintain a 1.7MGD (6,435m3/d) seawater desalination plant at Campbell Industrial Park, west of Honolulu on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. The plant could be expandable t...

Antioch BWRO, CA - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 9th June 2020, City Council authorised the award of a $4.4 million contract to CDM Smith to provide construction management services in relation to the proposed desalination plant.

South Bay Pure Water Facility - U.S.A.

In June 2020, the project was awarded $1,160,139 by the Bureau of Reclamation under its WaterSMART Program for Title XVI Water Reclamation and Reuse initiatives.

North City Pure Water Facility - U.S.A.

In June 2020, the project was awarded $1,160,139 by the Bureau of Reclamation under its WaterSMART Program for Title XVI Water Reclamation and Reuse initiatives.

Lake Jennings AWPF - U.S.A.

In June 2020, the project was awarded $4 million by the Bureau of Reclamation under its WaterSMART Program for Title XVI Water Reclamation and Reuse initiatives. Meanwhile, proposals for the role o...

Koonimedu desal plant - India

To build a 60,000m3/d seawater desalination plant at Koonimedu in Mallakanam Taluk in Villupuram District. A tender has been released seeking a consultant to carry out EIA (environmental impact ass...

Kangaroo Island desalination plant - Australia

The project has been fast-tracked in order to improve water security and supply in the wake of bushfires in 2019-2020. On 5th June 2020, the SA Government committed A$33 million (US$22.8 million) o...

Antioch BWRO, CA - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 9th June 2020, City Council is expected to authorise the award of a $4.4 million contract to CDM Smith to provide construction management services in relation to the proposed desa...