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Conferees agree to extend desalting program, but tie it to yearly reviews

Politics is the science of the possible, as Aristotle put it, saying there always exists one King parameter to solve any and every political crisis, no matter how involved, if it only be found....

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Di Luzio's Victory

Already most of Washington sources are giving Frank C. Di Luzio, OSW Director, most of the credit for putting the expanded desalting program over the Capitol Hills. Earlier in the Congressional...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Drought proof for New York

Big desalting plants as the "drought-proof" solutions to New York City's perennial water shortage is the subject of a meeting this week between Federal and city officials. Asst. Interior Secretary...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Nuclear site problem

Nuclear power plants, the most economic heat sources for large desalting units, imply the problem of locating a site in the densely populated area, which would satisfy AEC's reactor safety...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Lowest bidder named for desalting facility

Reagan Construction is apparent low bidder for modifications and additions to enlarge desalting facility spaces at OSW's Wrightsville Beach, N.C. test-engineering center. Reagan, a Wilmington, N.C,...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Ionics moved to a new address

The manufacturer of electrodialysis equipment due to increased business volume has now set-up plant and headquarters in a 136,000 sq. ft. facility at 65 Grove St., Watertown, Mass. Former address...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

No go for nuclear powered desalting plant

Spain will build a convention instead of nuclear powered desalting plant in the Canary Islands. The Spanish Ministry of Public Works recently made the decision to switch to a conventional heat...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Major papers presented

An impressive line up of Russian talent- to present 7 major papers - stands-out in the scheduling of scientific-engineering expositions for the first International Desalination Symposium, now...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Participants in the OSW exhibit

OSW has had donated to it the choice, central exhibit spaces by Atomic Industrial Forum, which is sponsoring the industrial exposition being held with the symposium. The OSW exhibit will be built...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

In some, " All that glitters isn't gold" conclusions

A Bechtel investigation finds that a swimming pool reactor doesn't pan out as a nuclear heat source offering the vastly superior economics for desalting application, which some experts earlier...

Water Desalination Report, 05-08-1965

Ras Laffan B - Qatar

The consortium of International Power, Qatar Electricity & Water Company (QEWC) and Chubu Electric Power Co. has been selected as preferred bidder for the project and is currently negotiating with ...

Qunfudhah - Saudi Arabia

Sur IWP - Oman

Alcudia - 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.

Beckton Desalination Plant - U.K.

Javea, Alicante - Spain

Cambria Long-Term Water Supply Project - U.S.A.

Haql Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

Haql Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

Cap Djinet - Algeria

Javea, Alicante - Spain

Liaoning Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Company Water Treatment Project - China

El Paso - U.S.A.

Public comments incorporated in EIR September 27. Federal EIR registration expected December 5. Project design complete. Discussion now on company qualification to bid conditions.

Ashdod - Israel

The development arm of Mekorot, the Israeli state bulk water supplier, is supposed to be acting as developer for this project, although to date there has been little progress, partly because of the...

Carlsbad Desalination Plant - U.S.A.

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Beckton Desalination Plant - U.K.

Location Beckton, East London.Use Thames tidal water for growing population East London and drought periods. Pilot plan operational.Planning application submitted to Newnham Council in June 2004, c...

Mostaganem - Algeria

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Gaza - Palestine

This project has been halted, although not cancelled, due to the worsening security situation in the Gaza Strip. Three companies have prequalified for the DBO tender: Morganti Group, ABB Susa and C...

Liaoning Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Company Water Treatment Project - China

Jebel Ali RO - United Arab Emirates

Although DEWA is coordinating the project, it has not issued a tender for the work (other contractual arrangements are in place). GWI understands that talks with contractors are ongoing.

Jijel - Algeria

Tianjin Dagang - China

Beckton Desalination Plant - U.K.

Cap Djinet - Algeria

AEC has postponed the deadline for receiving technical proposals until 10th November.

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Barka II SWRO Plant - Oman

Blue Hills - Bahamas

Biwater has received a conditional letter of acceptance for the BOO contract. The company must show that it can meet two conditions before the contract is formally awarded. Biwater’s bid was priced...

Tripoli - Libya

There are conflicting reports about this project which GWI has been unable to confirm. One is that Gecol has selected Sidem as preferred bidder and the other is that the project has been cancelled.