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San Diego II construction awarded to Aqua-Chem

OSW awarded the San Diego II contract to Aqua-Chem in a turn of events last week that toppled Chicago Bridge & Iron's apparent low bid of $1,885,000 on the advanced technology demonstration...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

Operating contractor

At the same time it awarded the construction contract, OSW said invitations for operating contractor for San Diego II will go out later this year, probably some time next Fall. The plant's...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

New OSW policy statements hits overseas spending

None of OSW's expanded $200 million desalting program costs will be spent on construction of foreign plants and expenditures of govt, desalting funds outside of the U.S. generally is not...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

Black and Veatch

Di Luzio said OSW's ultimate responsibility was to protect the taxpayer user of desalting and that OSW's duty, therefore, is to "technically cultivate" a process to where it can be applied as an...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

Agreement signed

A 5-yr. licensing arrangement has been agreed to between Combustion Engineering and England's Applied Research and Engineering, And the arrangement augurs well for future desalting plant...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

Three times more

Kuwait's National desalting program will surge to 48 MWD of installed plant capacity, more than a three-fold increase over its present 13 MGD of plant, or just less than half present estimated...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

Westinghouse contract

The Ministry's latest award to Westinghouse, in addition to the two units for Shuwaikh G, also includes a third 2.4 MGD unit to be installed as Shuaiba B, at a site some 30 miles south of Kuwait...

Water Desalination Report, 05-05-1966

OSW picks Oak Ridge for second big module job, spurs design-development of MSF module.

Oak Ridge, has been tapped to design a second large module and design work on the first module is speeding along under OSW's development program to up desalting plants to commercial sizes. Oak...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

LTV module

The Oak Ridge module will use the LTV (long tube vertical) distillation process, and the OSW development decision stems from highly successful work carried on at the Freeport LTV demonstration...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

Funding

OSW's $2,5 million FY-67 request for the LTV module, however, will cover the total conceptual and detailed design and some major component procurement. Balance of the estimated $5 million...

Water Desalination Report, 28-04-1966

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

In January 2021, the first phase of the project was listed as one of 55 initiatives invited to apply for a loan under the $5.1 billion FY2020 WIFIA programme. The amount requested is $74 million. T...

Ventura Water IPR/DPR phase 1 - U.S.A.

In January 2021, the project was listed as one of 55 initiatives invited to apply for a loan under the $5.1 billion FY2020 WIFIA programme. The amount requested is up to $125,409,838.

North District WWTP upgrade, FL - U.S.A.

In January 2021, the project to upgrade the North District and Central District WWTPs to comply with state ocean outfall legislation was listed as one of 55 initiatives invited to apply for a loan ...

Tampa Bay reuse, FL - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 14 January 2021, the City of Tampa Bay is due to consider approving $10 million of expenditure for costs relating to design services for the so-called PURE project (Purify Usable ...

New Delhi WWTP (Supplementary Drain) - India

The tender for the 12-month consultancy contract has been cancelled. No date for a re-tender has been communicated as yet.

Hajipur CETP - India

A single bid from EMS Infracon is currently undergoing technical evaluation.

Indore wastewater concession - India

The contract has been awarded to Teerth Gopicon.

Jubail 2 replacement - Saudi Arabia

The previous bid deadline of 24 January 2020 is understood to have been pushed back by around eight weeks. The client is being supported by technical advisor Fichtner.

North Pleasant Valley Water Desalter Phase 1 - U.S.A.

At its meeting on 13 January 2021, City Council is due to consider awarding a five-year O&M contract to Inframark for an amount not to exceed $11,415,942. The full-scale operations contract will be...

Silicon Valley AWPC expansion, CA - U.S.A.

An industry day to promote the initial 9MGD (34,065m3/d) expansion project is tentatively scheduled to be held in early February 2021, after which a new RFQ will be released. A revised list of shor...

Glen Valley WWTP upgrade - Botswana

WUC has extended the deadline for prequalification applications to 18 February 2021. The project timeline is expected to slide accordingly.

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

Bids for the $138.01 million North City Pure Water Pipeline contract are now due in on 5th February 2021, after the deadline was extended. Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid meetings held on 10 and...

Mullakadu SWRO - India

A tender process has been launched, and a pre-bid meeting has been scheduled for 21 January 2021. The bid submissions deadline has been set at 9th February 2021, with bids scheduled to be opened la...

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

As expected, the passage of the 2021 federal spending bill brought with it an appropriation of approximately $11.7 million for the proposed Doheny desalination project.

Facility E IWPP - Qatar

The client has extended the submissions deadline for revised bids to 28 February 2021, after upsizing the power component of the project.

Mumbai desalination plant - India

To build a 200,000m3/d desalination plant to serve Mumbai. Note that this is a different project to the similarly sized desalination plant which was previously tendered by Thane Municipal Corporati...

Delhi WWTP (drains in-situ) - India

The consultancy tender has been re-issued with no changes in scope, and the new bid submissions deadline has been set at 15 January 2021.

Indore wastewater concession - India

The tender has been re-issued, although the executing agency is now Indore Smart City Development Limited (ISCDL). The new bid submissions deadline has been set at 13 January 2021, and bid opening ...

SAS Nagar/AERO City STP and TTP - India

The contract has been awarded to Hydrotech Paryavaran.

Raipur STP - India

To construct an 18,000m3/d sewage treatment plant at Raipur town in Dehradun district, along with a sewerage network. The treatment process can be any of the following: sequencing batch reactor (SB...

Grünau desal pilot - Namibia

NamWater has awarded the contract for the Bethanie plant to CSB/TWS/Mascara, and the contract for the Grünau plant to NEC Power & Pumps. The plants are expected to come online in Q2 or Q3 2021.

Koonimedu desal plant - India

Tenders for five conveyance infrastructure packages relating to the proposed desalination plant were issued on 30 December 2020. Pre-bid meetings have been scheduled for 22 January 2021, and bids m...

Matalascañas WWTP, Huelva - Spain

To design and build a new wastewater treatment plant to replace the existing 48,000m3/d Matalascañas WWTP on the fringes of the Doñana National Park. The new plant is designed to incorporate tertia...

Chennai 4 (Perur) - India

Statements of qualification are now due in on 5th January 2021, after the deadline was pushed back once again.

Phase 2, Southern Tunisia brackish water plants - Tunisia

Proposals for the construction of hydraulic infrastructure to support four of the desalination plants are now due in on 17 February 2021, after the deadline was extended. The plants in question are...

Casablanca desal plant - Morocco

The Water Directorate has issued a call for proposals from consultants for a bathymetric and geological survey of the site earmarked for the desalination plant. The area is located at Sidi Rahal, 4...

Ras Mohaisen IWP - Saudi Arabia

A request for statements of qualification has been issued by the client. 44 companies officially expressed interest in the project in 2020. The list of companies that expressed interest is availabl...

Ras Al-Khair (MSF) - Saudi Arabia

Seven teams are understood to have been qualified to bid for the project: ACWA Power; China Power/Ajlan Bros; Engie; JERA; Marubeni; NTPC ltd. and an undisclosed Asian consortium. SWCC is planning ...

Ras Al-Khair (RO) - Saudi Arabia

Seven teams are understood to have been qualified to bid for the project: ACWA Power; China Power/Ajlan Bros; Engie; JERA; Marubeni; NTPC ltd. and an undisclosed Asian consortium. SWCC is planning ...

Águilas SWRO expansion - Spain

An engineering services contract to revise the basic design for the expansion of the plant was put out to tender on 30 December 2020. Bids are due in by 21 January 2021.