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SCZone paid Engineering Authority armed forces for desalination plant

EGYPT – The Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) has paid €67.79 ($75.76 million) to the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces as part of the cost of building a desalination plant in...

Desal Data Weekly, 03-05-2019

City of Cape Town faces allegations of seawater contamination

SOUTH AFRICA – The City of Cape Town has denied allegations that its officials knew of seawater contamination before contracting Quality Filtration System (QFS) to provide a desalination...

Desal Data Weekly, 03-05-2019

SA Water not to expand Adelaide desalination plant

AUSTRALIA – South Australia Water Corporation (SA Water) is not planning to increase the usage of Adelaide’s desalination plant, even though Adelaide has had an exceptionally dry start...

Desal Data Weekly, 03-05-2019

Sorek desalination plant producing exceeded chloride levels

ISRAEL – The Sorek desalination plant may be producing water that contains much higher chloride levels than permitted by its agreement with the Mekorot National Water Company. The Israel...

Desal Data Weekly, 03-05-2019

Malayan Banking terminates collaboration agreement with Hyflux

SINGAPORE – Malayan Banking Bhd. has terminated a collaboration agreement with Tuaspring and Hyflux Limited. Hyflux said in a statement to the Singapore Exchange that the termination of the...

Desal Data Weekly, 30-04-2019

Hyflux requests for debt moratorium extension

Hyflux is requesting the Singapore High Court to extend its debt moratorium until July 30 in order to avoid liquidation and to find an alternative sponsor. Hyflux has revealed that additional...

Desal Data Weekly, 30-04-2019

Possible extra desalination capacity in Perth

AUSTRALIA – West Australia’s Water Corporation is planning to spend upwards of $1 billion on extra desalination capacity in the city of Perth. The State-owned utility submitted plans...

Desal Data Weekly, 30-04-2019

Peru government to boost desalination projects

PERU – Zenon Gergorio Cuevas, the regional governor of Moquegua, in southern Peru, has announced this week that the government is intending to boost investments in desalination projects. He...

Desal Data Weekly, 30-04-2019

Gary Lohse joins SafBon

Safbon Water Technology has appointed Gary Lohse as its business development director for North America, where he will focus on large projects and the mining and power sectors. Formerly with De...

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-2019

Jobs: Senior Process and Commissioning Engineer

Berghof Membranes, the leader in tubular membrane technology, is seeking a Senior Process & Commissioning Engineer to join their team. The successful candidate will be in charge of managing and...

Water Desalination Report, 29-04-2019

Hyperion AWTF, CA

A team of Walsh Construction and Brown & Caldwell is in pole position to pick up the design-build...

Jaffna Peninsula

Bid evaluation is ongoing, and an award for the project could be made in June or July 2019. Accio...

Shuqaiq 3

Financial close for the project has now been reached, just months after the contract was official...

Legacy AMD (Witwatersrand Basin)

To build up to 180,000m3/d of desalination capacity involving one or two plants in the Central an...

Sfax

The submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 10 June 2019. As per JICA's pr...

Phase 2, Southern Tunisia brackish water plants

A shortlist is due to be assembled in the very near future, although the final RFP will not be is...

Jubail 3a IWP

A request for expressions of interest from developers has been issued. The deadline for submissio...

Jubail 3b IWP

A request for expressions of interest from developers has been issued. The deadline for submissio...

Growthpoint V&A SWRO

The developer is currently running feasibility studies, and plans to have the plant online in 202...

Soreq 2

Three bidders submitted offers for the contract: 1) Afcon/Acciona/Allied Investments; 2) Hutchiso...

West Coast Basin Brackish Water Reclamation Project

The Torrance Water Commission is due to hear an update on the project's feasibility study at its ...

Dahej desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline relating to the international competitive tender has been extended y...

Gaza Central Desalination Plant

On 15 May 2019, the EIB issued a works contract prior information notice signalling that the tend...

Santa Margarita Conjunctive Use Project, CA

The client issued a construction RFP on 16 April 2019, with bid opening scheduled for 28 May 2019.

Indian Wells Valley BWRO

At its meeting on 13 May 2019, the Indian Wells Valley Water District board heard the latest upda...

North City Pure Water Facility

Bids relating to the $398 million construction contract for Phase I of the North City Pure Water ...

Morro Bay WWTP, CA

On 23 April 2019, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt a resolution aut...

Basra SWRO

A massive seawater desalination project with supporting infrastructure, serving 11 cities in the ...

Corpus Christi SWRO, TX

On 14 May 2019, staff were due to provide a report to City Council on the siting and permitting w...

Dahej desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline relating to the international competitive tender has been extended a...

Providence desalination plant expansion

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Punjab groundwater desalination pilot

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Sutrapada desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 20 July 2019.

Growthpoint V&A SWRO

To build a 5,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant on Cape Town's V&A Waterfront, a major touris...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

The Marina City Council is required to file a final local action notice after CalAm withdrew its ...

Pure Water Project Demo

Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid conference relating to the construction of the demo project in...

Gwadar desalination plant

Bidding documents are now available, and a pre-bid meeting is scheduled to take place on 15 May 2...