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Backing for Gov't desalting program comes from industry

Strong and unanimous endorsement of the U.S. Desalting Program as being waged by Govt, jointly with industry came from three of the nation's principal nuclear-desalting suppliers at Congressional...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

A-C desalting projects

Nickel said Allis was engaged in: (1) in-house design of a 2000 GPD high temperature flash desalination pilot plant, on which the co. estimates spendings of about $250,000 of its own funds; (2)...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

Westinghouse recommendations

John Simpson, Westinghouse V-P, said his firm had built 57 desalting plants around the world, but that desalting's full potentiality can't be tapped until product water costs are substantially...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

Water react best

GE's Atomic Power Equipment Dept. Mgr., George White, also underscored the utility of desalting in meeting scarce water situations both domestically and abroad. Unstinting approval of the Federal...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

Burns and Roe established new office in Spain

With the accent to be on desalting plants, Burns and Roe has established a new office in Madrid, Spain. The new Co., wholly-owned by B&R, to be called Burns y Roe Internacional, lists Kenneth...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

Overseas construction

A marketing idea which may well lead to overseas construction of desalting plants was handed to U.S. industry at last week's nuclear industry posture hearings (see story p. 1) before the Joint...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-1965

New contract for Fluor

The initial $98,000 contract for Title I plant design between Fluor and the Commission now has been superseded by a $298,500 contract covering complete A-E services. Fluor admits it probably lost...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Task force group to study NYC water drought

A "quick-look" study by Federal-City Water Officials is to be the next step following meetings last week between AEC, Interior Dept. and New York City to consider big nuclear desalting facilities...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Author's view on Patent report

SPECIAL PATENT REPORT

Patent Rights Under OSW R&D Contracts

by

Ernest S. Cohen, Assistant Solicitor
Branch of Patents, Dept. of the Interior

(Ed. Note: Patent provisions of the Anderson-Aspinall...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Desalting program expansion approves

Action by Congress on the expanded desalting program was wrapped-up last week with approval by both Senate and House of Representatives of the conference report on S-24, the 5-yr., $200 million...

Water Desalination Report, 12-08-1965

Ashkelon - Israel

The SPV (VID Desalition Company) is 50% owned by IDE, 25% by Veolia & 25% by Dankner Ellern. The EPC contract has been awarded to a 50:50 JV between IDE and OTV. O&M will be undertaken by a company...

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...

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...

Shuweihat 2 - United Arab Emirates

Based on ADWEA’s forecasts, the demand for water in Abu Dhabi will increase at an average growth rate of 6.8% per annum in the period 2003-15. ADWEA is therefore expected to continue its policy of ...

West Basin, CA - U.S.A.

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Jubail Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

This is a greenfield IWPP which will serve the Kingdom’s eastern region cities. Progress is very much dependent on what happens at Shoaiba – the first plant in the Kingdom’s IWPP programme (below)....

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

Brownsville, TX - U.S.A.

Santa Cruz SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

Chennai - Minjur - India

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Brownsville, TX - U.S.A.

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

Chemfab announced the project in January, explaining that a water shortage is constraining the expansion of its caustic soda plant. The expected cost of the water would be $1.04/m3. Energy supply i...

Salalah - Oman

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Khobar 4 - Saudi Arabia

Karaikal, Pondicherry - India

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, prompting the MWDOC to moot the possibility of taking ove...

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Consultant Black & Veatch commenced work on the project in 3Q 2003 and has delivered its report to the client (including the draft EPC documents). The next stage is for SWCC to launch a competitive...

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Brownsville, TX - U.S.A.

Az Zour North 1 IWPP - Kuwait

Chennai - Minjur - India

Santa Cruz SWRO, CA - U.S.A.

Doheny Desalination Project, CA (phase 1) - U.S.A.

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

Salalah - Oman

Mostaganem - Algeria