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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

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

Beni Saf - Algeria

A special purpose company to implement the project is due to be established later this month. It will be known as Beni Saf Water Company. Spain’s Geida consortium (comprising Cobra, Befesa, Codesa ...

Barka II SWRO Plant - Oman

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Javea, Alicante - Spain

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Bids for the project were opened in July. It is widely believed that the best offer in price terms is a proposal based on RO submitted by the local Saudi Services for Electro Mechanic Works Company...

Jijel - Algeria

Chennai - Minjur - India

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

Chennai - Minjur - India

Barka II SWRO Plant - Oman

Santa Eulalia - Spain

Following the change of government in Madrid the projected capacity of the plant is under review. Guarantees have been received by the Balearic Government that construction will begin in 2005.

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

EIR currently in progress, and should be complete by the end of December. Poseidon has asked for expressions of interest from EPC contractors by 20th November to work on their proposed Carlsbad pla...

Zawia - Libya

The project has been re-bid. There is a 30th August deadline for receipt of offers. Seven or eight companies, including Weir, Sidem, Hyundai, Doosan and possibly Alfa Laval and VA Tech, are thought...

Shuqaiq IWPP - Saudi Arabia

The date for issue of an RFP has been revised to 1Q 2005. The first units are due to start production in 3Q 2008. The plant will be crude oil fired. WEC’s advisers are HSBC (financial), Clifford Ch...

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Gwadar Industrial Estate - Pakistan

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Barka II SWRO Plant - Oman

Javea, Alicante - Spain

Tianjin Dagang - China

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Chennai - Minjur - India

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Gwadar Industrial Estate - Pakistan

Sur IWP - Oman

Cap Djinet - Algeria

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain