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MTC wrap-up & awards

Over 950 attendees participated in last week’s AWWA/ AMTA Membrane Technology Conference (MTC) in New Orleans, Louisiana. Participants were able to visit 84 exhibits and choose from among 107...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

AMTA Executive committee named

The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) Board of Directors has announced its newly selected Executive Committee as follows:

President: Christine Owens, Hazen and Sawyer

Past President:...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

UF contract for SWRO pretreatment

An EPC consortium of Tuas Power and Singapore Technologies Marine Ltd (TP-STM) has selected Evoqua Water Technologies to supply its pressurized Memcor UF membrane system for pretreatment at the...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

Brewer improves recovery with EDR

Last month, following a one-week startup, Texas-based Magna Imperio Systems (MIS) completed the installation of its Electrochemical Nano Diffusion (END) system to concentrate reject from an...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

Suez CEO to leave firm

Heiner Markhoff, the CEO of Suez Water Technologies & Solutions, and a member of the Suez Management Committee, said he would leave the company at the end of March to take on a new set of...

Water Desalination Report, 04-03-2019

Hawaii to finance solar power desalination plants

U.S.A. – The Hawaii State Department of Budget and Finance may issue up to $100 million in special purpose revenue bonds that could be used to aid the construction of two new desalinations...

Desal Data Weekly, 01-03-2019

Taweelah desalination plant to reach financial close

U.A.E. – Construction on Dewa’s desalination plant in Jebel Ali commenced earlier this month. Belhasa Six Construct (Besix) and Acciona are building the $237 million project which...

Desal Data Weekly, 01-03-2019

Saudi's PIF to increase stake in ACWA Power

SAUDI ARABIA – The Public Investment Fund (PIF), Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, has plans to increase its stake in ACWA Power to 40 percent. PIF already possesses a 25 percent...

Desal Data Weekly, 01-03-2019

Australian Water Corporation investigate the delay of Alkimos desalination plant

AUSTRALIA – Unfavorable weather conditions have delayed offshore investigations for a potential desalination plant off Alkimos. Western Australia’s Water Corporation started the...

Desal Data Weekly, 01-03-2019

Turkmenistan studies Torrevieja desalination plant

TURKMENISTAN – Last week a Turkmen delegation visited Alicante’s Torrevieja desalination plant and was given the opportunity to learn about the activities and structure of the plant....

Desal Data Weekly, 01-03-2019

Veritas Polychem SWRO

To build a 2,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant to serve a new 150,000 MTPA polyvinyl chlorid...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

At its meeting on 7th March 2019, the City of Marina's Planning Commission voted to deny CalAm a ...

Yongkang reuse project (phase 2)

Pearl Distillery SWRO

The planned capacity of the plant has been halved, and now stands at 2,000m3/d. Negotiations with...

MWD Regional Recycled Water Scheme, CA (Phase 1)

The conceptual planning studies report was delivered at the end of February 2019, and examines ho...

North City Pure Water Facility

Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid meeting held on 27 February 2019 relating to the $99 million N...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

At its meeting on 5th March 2019, the Soquel Creek Water District board voted to award a legal ad...

North City Pure Water Facility

Attendees at the mandatory pre-bid meeting held on 6th March 2019 for the $398 million constructi...

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 12 April 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 12 April 2019.

Ventura Water IPR/DPR phase 1

The draft EIR relating to the proposed advanced water purification facility, which contains a con...

uMhlathuze reuse

An open RFQ is expected to be released in spring 2019, after the City of uMhlathuze received 19 e...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Porbandar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Bhavnagar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Sutrapada desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Mundra desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 15 April 2019.

Oceanside IPR, CA

The City announced at the end of February 2019 that it will receive $2.623 million of funding und...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

At its meeting on 5th March 2019, the Soquel Creek Water District board is expected to award a le...

Haql Phase 3

Following financial difficulties, Hyflux cancelled its involvement in this project in May 2018.

Duba Phase 4

Following financial difficulties, Hyflux cancelled its involvement in this project in May 2018.

Umm al Quwain IWP

A consortium featuring ACWA Power and Mubadala is understood to be in discussions with the client...

Carlton Water Treatment Facility, FL

A construction award is expected to come through in late May or early June 2019. Attendees at the...

Chennai 4 (Perur)

Three teams are understood to be vying for the consultancy contract, with bids due to be submitte...

Tighremt SWRO

ADE has issued a request for proposals from Algerian companies, and has set the deadline for the ...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

12 statements of qualification are understood to a have been received in response to the RFQ seek...

Mahdia (phase 1)

Sonede plans to hire a consultant in spring 2019 to carry out pre-feasibility studies and assess ...

Aqaba SEZ desalination

To build a seawater desalination plant to supply the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority in the...