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Army develops all-aluminum, portable desalting field unit

Successful field testing for 3200-hrs., much of it under combat conditions, of a highly mobile, 150 g.p.h. desalting unit by Army Engineers has now resulted in "type classification" of the unit in...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Gold-plated desalting plant

Believe it or not, this is the recommendation supported by research conducted by the Franklin Institute. Robert A. Erb and Edmund Thelen of Franklin have found that gold and other noble metals such...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Desalting studies as major water source under far-reaching Texas plan

OSW and Texas have agreed to contract terms for evaluating desalination's applicability in the context of a long range water resources blueprint being drawn by the State Water Commission....

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

First desalination commission in Maryland

Gov. J. Millard Tawes is taking initial steps to make Maryland the first State to establish a desalination commission. Tawes is to meet this week with State legislators to consider implementation...

Water Desalination Report, 22-04-1965

Aspinall introduces stepped-up desalting program; refuses to endorse it

Prospects of the President's accelerated $200 million desalting program got a tremendous leg-up last week in the House of Representatives. In a major policy turn, Rep. Wayne Aspinall (D-Colo.), the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

The Aspinall position

The desalting research-development approach advocated by Aspinall over the years,is the case urged by him in early hearings this year. He wants a program of joint govt.-industry cooperation on a...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

Interior-MWD-AEC study

An example of the right kind of effort, in Aspinall's opinion, is the Govt.'s participating with a second party first in. detailed exploratory studies of a desalting plant which would greatly...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

Oak Ridge designing 250 MGD water plant

An advanced conceptual design of a 250 MGD flash distillation water plant--by far the largest facility yet broached by the U.S. desalting program-is well underway at the Oak Ridge National Lab. The...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

Let's Have "State of Desalting" Hearings

It is still hard to believe the pulverizing dent recently placed by the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee in the fiscal 1966 desalting budget could have been executed in ignorance of the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-1965

House votes extra desalting funds for this year after axing OSW FY-'66 Money Bill

OSW's $3.9 million supplemental appropriations request was approved intact on Tuesday by the House of Representatives. The 343-62 favorable vote stands in marked contrast to last week's action,...

Water Desalination Report, 09-04-1965

Tugun (Gold Coast) - Australia

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

The process of selecting bids for drawing up project proposals has been completed. Acuamed estimates that environmental impact assessments will be completed by November and the bidding process for ...

Freeport SWRO, TX - U.S.A.

The project stands to receive a $0.4m grant in addtion to a request for $0.8m of funding for piloting which has been submitted to the State Legislature. A decision on this is expected by June. Free...

Oropesa, Castellón - Spain

Haql Phase 3 - Saudi Arabia

Kuljian Corporation is providing consultancy services to SWCC including preparation of tender documents and site supervision. The project covers the addition of 4,500m3/d of capacity to bring total...

El Mojon Phase 2 - Spain

Sagunto - Spain

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

CalAm must build a desalination plant to meet a legal requirement to reduce reliance on the Carmel River and aquifer. It is a privately financed project to be designed by Pridesa. It has broad supp...

Rosarito Beach (SDCWA) - Mexico

Marina Baja/El Campello/Mutxamel, Alicante - Spain

Moss Landing/Kaiser Refractory site, CA - U.S.A.

Swansea, MA - U.S.A.

Al Jubail - Saudi Arabia

Duba Phase 4 - Saudi Arabia

Toukley Desalination Plant (formerly NSW Wyong) - Australia

A contract for an Environmental Impact Assessment and feasibility study has been awarded to Sinclair Knight Merz.

Durrat Al Bahrain - Saudi Arabia

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

The project has been developed by Poseidon Resources on an unsolicited basis. The EIR was scheduled for public review in late February/early March but this only happened in April and the new review...

Tugun (Gold Coast) - Australia

Sydney Desalination Plant (Kurnell) - Australia

Shuaiba North - Kuwait

Sydney Desalination Plant (Kurnell) - Australia

Campo Dalías - Spain

Sur IWP - Oman

Bank Muscat is MNE’s financial adviser. The client is expected to invite bids under a separate tender for the legal work. A decision will then be made on whether to retain existing consultant Parso...

Al Hidd 3 - Bahrain

Details of the prequalified companies are still to be released. However, it is rumoured that there are five groups on the shortlist. They are: Fisia Italimpianti, Hitachi Zosen, Doosan Heavy Indust...

Aguilas Guadalentin - Spain

The deadline for bids was 21 January and they were to be opened on 1 February. The decision on the winning bid will be made in mid-February, while the timeframe for completion of the project propos...

Al Fujairah 1 (MSF) - United Arab Emirates

UWEC has appointed Innogy and Water Consultants International to undertake a review of the Phase 1 plant system following a series of blackouts in the second half of 2004 (see GWI, January 2005, p1...

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

Bajo Almanzora - Spain

Tordera, Phase II - Spain

Layyah 13 - United Arab Emirates

A project to install 8MIGD (36,000m3/d) of new capacity at the 35MIGD (160,000m3/d) Layyah site has been delayed. The project was to have been financed by Sheikh Zayed’s private department. An offe...