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Lawsuit could delay SWRO construction

Late last week, the Marina Coast Water District filed a lawsuit against Monterey County and California American Water (CalAm), seeking a writ of mandate and injunctive relief to restrain...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

Bids sought for pilot desal plants

Two requests for proposals (RFP) have been issued by the Namibian Water Corporation (NamWater) to construct pilot membrane desalination plants. The plants will employ renewable energy technology at...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

SWRO water quality irregularities found

This past April, a few weeks after IDE Technologies sold its entire holdings in the Sorek Desalination Plant to the Dan Capital group, the Israel Water Authority filed a complaint concerning the...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

SCMA Honors Robby Isbell

At its annual conference last week, the South Central Membrane Association (SCMA) honored former board member Robby Isbell for his involvement in the organization and the membrane industry, by...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

David H. Koch (1940-2019)

David Koch, the former president of Koch Membrane Systems, died of prostate cancer on 23 August in New York City. He was 79 years old.

Born in Wichita, Kansas, he studied chemical engineering at the...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

TBW and Black&Veatch to discuss feasibility study of Tampa desalination plant expansion

Last week, Tampa Bay Water’s directors voted to enter into contract negotiations with Black & Veatch, to carry out a feasibility study into a 10-15 MGD (37,850-56,775 m3/d) expansion of its...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

Gradiant China enters agreement with China Everbright and Shaanxi Yanchang Kaiyue CTX

Gradiant China, a division of Gradiant Corporation, the Boston-based industrial water treatment specialist, has announced contracts with China Everbright and Shaanxi Yanchang Kaiyue CTX to deploy...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

SEDA offers three days membrane certification course on September

The Southeast Desalting Association (SEDA) is offering a membrane operators certification course entitled “Introduction to Membranes” on 17-19 September in Jacksonville, North Carolina. For more...

Water Desalination Report, 27-08-2019

CaribDA membrane operator certification training course

The Caribbean Desalination Association (CaribDA) is offering the membrane operator certification training course, MOC-I: Introduction to Membrane Systems on 27-29 August at the Water and Sewerage...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-2019

Earliest inventors of desalination

The Times of India has reported that a new biology textbook for Class IX students in the south Indian state of Telangana has credited Thomas Jefferson as the inventor of the earliest form of...

Water Desalination Report, 19-08-2019

Porbandar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 28 August 2019.

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

Marina Coast Water District has filed a lawsuit against Monterey County and California American W...

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 28 August 2019.

Mandvi desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 27 August 2019.

Bhavnagar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 29 August 2019.

Pipavav desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 29 August 2019.

Sutrapada desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 28 August 2019.

Tampa Bay Desalination Expansion, FL

At its meeting on 19 August 2019, Tampa Bay Water voted to enter negotiations with Black & Veatch...

Sydney desal expansion

The storage capacity in Sydney's dams dropped below 50% in mid-August 2019, thus triggering the...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

At its meeting on 19 August 2019, the Monterey Peninsula Water Supply District is due to be prese...

San Juan Basin groundwater recharge, CA

The EIR has now been certified, and the client is beginning the permitting process for the projec...

Tenterfield BWRO

In July 2019 Rural Aid furnished Tenterfield with a 75 m3/d (20,000 GPD) BWRO unit, as the town f...

Jodiya desalination plant

The future of this concession at Jodiyah has been put into doubt by measures underway by Essel to...

San Bernardino Clean Water Factory, CA

In June 2019, the State Water Resources Control Board issued a Notice of Determination confirming...

GWRS Phase III, CA

Although all three of the general contractors' bids came in above the engineer's estimate, this i...

Malibu Civic Center Phase 2, CA

At its meeting on 12 August 2019, City Council approved the design award to Woodard & Curran for ...

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 23 August 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended yet again, and now falls on 23 August 2019.

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 1

The private stakeholders in the project have extended the deadline for the satisfaction of the co...

Rosarito (NSC Agua) phase 2

The private stakeholders in the project have extended the deadline for the satisfaction of the co...

Lake Jennings AWPF

This project was one of 51 initiatives to submit a letter of interest in accessing financing unde...

Weatherford reuse project, TX

The client now expects to have a draft permit for the project available for public comment by O...

Gaza Central Desalination Plant

Expressions of interest in the DBO contract are due in on 14 October 2019. Two participants will ...

Pure Water Soquel, CA

The RFQ for the progressive design-build contract relating to the AWPF and the addition of tertia...

Narippaiyur SWRO

The bid submissions deadline relating to the consultancy tender has been extended until 21 Augu...

Porbandar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 21 August 2019.

Malibu Civic Center Phase 2, CA

City Council is due to approve the design award to Woodard & Curran for just under $3 million at ...

Mandvi desalination plant

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

Bhavnagar desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 22 August 2019.

Devbhoomi Dwarka desalination plant

The bid submissions deadline has been extended again, and now falls on 21 August 2019.