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Rabigh 3 IWP awarded to ACWA Power and Saudi Brothers

SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia has awarded a contract to ACWA Power International and Saudi Brothers Commercial Company to build the 600,000 m3/d Rabigh 3 IWP SWRO. The plant will be delivered...

Desal Data Weekly, 17-01-2019

SC judge rejects lawsuit requiring new EIR for Huntington SWRO project

USA – A Sacramento Superior Court judge has rejected a lawsuit requiring a new environmental report for the Poseidon desalination plant proposed for Huntington Beach, California. Three...

Desal Data Weekly, 17-01-2019

Victoria to order water from its desalination plant

AUSTRALIA – As water storage levels drop across Victoria, the state is anticipating the need to order water from its desalination plant during the summer. Acting Premier James Merlino stated...

Desal Data Weekly, 17-01-2019

Engineers from Italy develop new solar based desalination prototype

SCIENCE / ITALY – A team of Italian engineers developed a new solar based desalination prototype that can produce twice as much water as prior solar technologies. The scientists refer to the...

Desal Data Weekly, 17-01-2019

State Water Board and WRF to finance potable and non-potable research projects

California’s State Water Board, in partnership with the Water Research Foundation (WRF), will fund the following four research projects to advance potable and non-potable reuse:

RFP 4957 – Evidence...

Water Desalination Report, 14-01-2019

RFP release for RO water treatment services

San Antonio, Texas-based CPS Energy has issued an RFP for parties interested in providing RO water treatment services including inspections, maintenance and replacement of parts and consumables at...

Water Desalination Report, 14-01-2019

Corrado Sommariva

After 10 years as ILF Engineers Middle East’s managing director, Corrado Sommariva has left the firm and started SWPC (Sustainable Water and Power Consultants). Dr Sommariva will remain based in...

Water Desalination Report, 14-01-2019

Buddy Boysen

Buddy Boysen, a former associate with Hazen and Sawyer, has been appointed the engineering and technology director for Water Standard. He remains based in Houston, Texas, and may be contacted at ...

Water Desalination Report, 14-01-2019

Tom Imbornone and Stuart Leak

Avista Technologies has announced two new appointments on its global application and sales team. Tom Imbornone, with over 12 years of water treatment experience, will be responsible for the US...

Water Desalination Report, 14-01-2019

Michael (Miki) Tramer

Michael (Miki) Tramer has been appointed as vice president of sales and marketing for IDE Technologies, returning to the firm where he spent the first 20 years of his desalting career. For the past...

Water Desalination Report, 14-01-2019

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 1st February 2019.

Tuticorin thermal desal

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 1st February 2019.

Cyprus medium-scale desal plants

The Cypriot authorities are looking into the possibility of inviting the private sector to build ...

SWCC small desalination programme (multiple projects)

Five teams are understood to have submitted a second round of offers for the project. The bids su...

North City Pure Water Facility

The design of the North City Pure Water Phase I project is nearly complete, and the City expects ...

Uran SWRO, Mumbai

The bid submissions deadline has been moved, and now falls on 20 December 2018.

Los Pelambres

Antofagasta announced on 15 November 2018 that the expansion of the Los Pelambres project has now...

Morro Bay WWTP, CA

At its meeting on 23 October 2018, City Council voted to approve the award of the design-build co...

Hassyan SWRO

Sources have indicated that the client has terminated its consultancy agreement with Singapore's ...

Antioch BWRO, CA

A progressive design-build delivery method has been chosen to implement the project. Carollo Engi...

GWRS Phase III, CA

At its meeting on 7th November 2018, the OCWD Board approved the award of the construction manage...

Chennai Nemmeli II

Acciona was revealed as the lowest bidder (€177 million) at the price bid opening, followed by Te...

Shuqaiq 3

Bidding teams understand that offers could be officially opened in the next two weeks. On 26 Sept...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

The bid submissions deadline relating to the tender covering all three plants now falls on 15 Nov...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

The bid submissions deadline relating to the tender covering all three plants now falls on 15 Nov...

Kattamani Kuppam brackish water desalination

The bid submissions deadline relating to the tender covering all three plants now falls on 15 Nov...

Vrindavan RO

For the Vrindavan project, three bids were accepted for technical evaluation, from Hindustan Engi...

Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project, CA

The preliminary results of the 6th November 2018 ballot indicate that the residents of the Monter...

Tseung Kwan O

The bid submissions deadline has been extended, and now falls on 14 December 2018. Four groups ha...

South Tarawa Water Supply Project

The Green Climate Fund approved a $28.6 million grant to co-finance the project on 21 October 201...

City of Buda DPR, TX

The effluent analysis study and the final DPR feasibility study have been submitted to TCEQ for r...

Post Falls Water Reclamation Facility, ID upgrade

Wigen Water Technologies has been confirmed as the preferred supplier of the membrane system, at ...

Stock Island RO plant, FL

This project was not among the 39 initiatives named by the EPA on 1st November 2018 as eligible t...

Antioch BWRO, CA

This project was among 39 named by the EPA on 1st November 2018 as eligible to apply for a $32 mi...

Valencia AWTF

A mandatory walk-through was due to have taken place on 1st November 2018, and construction bids ...

Taweelah IWP

Seven equity teams submitted offers for the project, with the ACWA Power-led team providing the l...

Stock Island RO plant, FL

This project was not among the 39 initiatives named by the EPA on 1st November 2018 as eligible t...

Malekshahi BWRO

The client re-issued a request for technical and financial proposals on 29 October 2018. The subm...

Pure Water Project Demo

The Title XVI feasibility study relating to the Pure Water project as a whole has now been comple...

South Bay Pure Water Facility

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) intends to discuss the litigation se...