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Kuwait government to plot solar power desalination project

KUWAIT – The director general of the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research has revealed that the government is set to launch a solar powered desalination project on a 630,000 m2 plot of...

Desal Data Weekly, 20-03-2019

New dam and desalination plants proposed to solve water shortage in Philippines

PHILIPPINES – Metro Cebu Water District (MDWD) is planning to develop a new dam and new desalination project to improve the region’s water supply. The proposed dam would generate 80,000...

Desal Data Weekly, 20-03-2019

Three desalination plants ground-break in Iran

IRAN – Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian broke ground for three desalination plants in the Bushehr Province off the Persian Gulf. The plants will have a combined production capacity of 54,795...

Desal Data Weekly, 20-03-2019

WorleyParsons and WatershipBlue signed agreement to support global waterships

U.S.A. – WorleyParsons and WatershipBlue have entered into a Master Service Agreement (MSA) to support the design, construction, and operation of waterships around the world.

Waterships are...

Desal Data Weekly, 20-03-2019

ACWA Power close financing deal for Rabigh 3 IWP

SAUDI ARABIA – ACWA Power has reached a $700m financing deal for the 600,000 m3/d Rabigh 3 IWP, which is will become one of the largest desalination projects in the world.  It will be...

Desal Data Weekly, 15-03-2019

PUB to take over Tuaspring desalination plant if defaults unfixed

SINGAPORE – Last week Singapore’s Public Utilities Board (PUB) issued a default notice to officials operating Tuaspring Pte Ltd., the Hyflux subsidiary that operates the Tuaspring...

Desal Data Weekly, 15-03-2019

V&A Waterfront desalination lies dormant due to contractual dispute

SOUTH AFRICA – The V&A Waterfront desalination plant has been dormant for the past three weeks due to a contractual dispute between the contractors and the plant’s owner, the City...

Desal Data Weekly, 15-03-2019

Victoria state to order water from Wonthaggi desalination plant

AUSTRALIA – The Victoria state government is set to make an order from the Wonthaggi desalination plant for between 50 and 150 million m3 of water. Last year the state ordered 46 million m3.

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Desal Data Weekly, 15-03-2019

Iran plans for second desalination plant in Golestan

IRAN – The managing director of the provincial Rural Water and Wastewater Company announced plans for the construction of a second desalination plant in the Province of Golestan. The facility...

Desal Data Weekly, 15-03-2019

AquaSwiss will be consultant for Egypt desalination projects

EGYPT – AquaSwiss will be consulting on several desalination projects for the Egyptian government. According to a statement from government officials, the Military Productions Minister has...

Desal Data Weekly, 15-03-2019

Wellington Dam desal plant

Four proponents have been invited to prepare submissions for the project: Sacyr Water/Wesforce; S...

Gujarat desal projects

The consultancy contract has been awarded to Tamil Nadu Water Investment Company (TWIC). The scop...

Kutch (FOKIA)

To construct a 150,000m³/d desalination plant aimed at meeting industrial needs. The plant will b...

Paradip Port desal plant

An open tender is expected to be launched around April 2019, following the completion of a detail...

Escondido Water Reuse, CA

The project was selected in February 2019 to receive $5 million in funding from the Bureau of Rec...

Kangaroo Island desalination plant

A new seawater desalination plant is planned for Kangaroo Island in order to augment surface wate...

Whyalla desalination plant

SA Water is considering a desalination plant to serve the coastal South Australian city of Whyall...

North City Pure Water Facility

A mandatory pre-bid meeting relating to the $99 million North City Pure Water Pipeline project – ...

Kamarajar Port (Ennore) desal plant

NIOT (National Institute of Ocean Technology) has been appointed as the consultant, and a feasibi...

Kattamani Kuppam brackish water desalination

Having received no bids in response to the 2018 tender announcement, the client plans to re-tende...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

Having received no bids in response to the 2018 tender announcement, the client plans to re-tende...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

Having received no bids in response to the 2018 tender announcement, the client plans to re-tende...

Rainbow Nagar brackish water desalination

Having received no bids in response to the 2018 tender announcement, the client plans to re-tende...

Morro Bay WWTP, CA

The design-build team of Black & Veatch and Filanc is expected to deliver its 30% design submitta...

Asaluyeh Rural Complex SWRO

Four companies submitted technical and financial proposals: 1) Solar Sandross Co.; 2) Payamavaran...

Tangestan Coastal Rural Complex SWRO

Two companies submitted technical and financial proposals: Solar Sandross Co. and Parsian Farab L...

Panki Thermal Power reuse

Bids were received from BGR Energy Systems, Enviro Control Associates, Suez India, and VA Tech Wa...

Santa Barbara expansion

At its meeting on 5th February 2019, City Council approved a series of amendments to existing pro...

Ventura Water IPR/DPR phase 1

At its meeting on 4th February 2019, Ventura City Council approved the award of a $420,000 contra...

Grünau desal pilot

NamWater has awarded the 21-month contract for technical assistance to CMB Namibia for NAD1.7 mil...

Bethanie Desal Pilot

NamWater has awarded the 21-month contract for technical assistance to CMB Namibia for NAD1.7 mil...

Hassyan SWRO

Five bids for advisory work on the project were submitted by the 31 January 2019 deadline: 1) Cra...

Monterey Bay Regional Water Project, CA

The release of the project's environmental impact report, which is under preparation by Dudek & A...

Ventura Water IPR/DPR phase 1

At its meeting on 4th February 2019, Ventura City Council is due to approve the award of a $420,0...

Pure Water Project Las Virgenes-Triunfo

6MGD (22,710m³/d) advanced water treatment plant using MF, 3-stage RO, and UV technologies. The p...

Pure Water Project Demo

The report delivered by Trussell Technologies in December 2018 examining the regulatory pathway f...

Tseung Kwan O

All four pre-qualified groups have submitted bids, and bid evaluation is now underway. The groups...

Taweelah IWP

The team led by ACWA Power has been confirmed as the preferred bidder, with a bid of $0.49/m3. Th...

Shuqaiq 3

Financial close for the project has been provisionally scheduled for March 2019, sources told GWI.

Mundra desalination plant

A contract to construct a 50,000m3/d seawater desalination plant near Mandvi in Kutch District. A...