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Adding insult to injury

On 29 March, Hyflux acknowledged that the Algerian Energy Company (AEC) had filed an arbitration request concerning disputes arising from its 2007 water purchase agreement (WPA) for the 200,000...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Tampa Bay considers SWRO expansion

Tampa Bay Water has issued an RFP to consultants interested in performing a feasibility study to expand its existing SWRO and Surface Water Treatment Plants. Both expansions are part of the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Global Water Awards 2019 awards announced

This year’s Awards were announced at London’s Natural History Museum last week, in an Evoaqua-sponsored ceremony, that followed the Global Water Summit dinner.

The winners of Technology Idol and the...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Sorek 2 desal plant bid submission extends until May 6

Bids for the Sorek 2 seawater desal plant have been extended to 6 May. Three of the bidders prequalified to participate in the 150-200 million m3/y (100-145 MGD) SWRO project project are understood...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Ufuk Erdal joins Arcadis

Ufuk Erdal has joined the Arcadis Water Business Line as senior vice president and national technical director for water reuse. He will help the company advance its reuse capabilities and will play...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Marshal Deane joins Newterra

Marshal Deane has been appointed Newterra’s business development manager for decentralized solutions in the US and Caribbean. Formerly the business development manager for Seven Seas Water, he will...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Ravid Levy leaves Fluence

Ravid Levy has finished his employment at Fluence after 15 years, which includes the time spent with its legacy companies, Nirosoft and RWL Technology. He has started an independent consulting...

Water Desalination Report, 15-04-2019

Growthpoint to build desalination facilities in Cape Town

SOUTH AFRICA – Since last May, the City of Cape Town has been operating a temporary 2,000 m3/d desalination plant at the Waterfront. Now, Growthpoint Properties is building a new desalination...

Desal Data Weekly, 12-04-2019

Cape Town plans for additional water supply

SOUTH AFRICA – According to a report in South Africa’s Sunday Times, the City of Cape Town is drilling boreholes and wells at a fast rate to guarantee it maintains a stable water...

Desal Data Weekly, 12-04-2019

Hyflux announce debt restructuring

SINGAPORE – Last week Hyflux revealed that it scrapped its corporate debt restructuring deal following disputes with SM Investments Pte, the consortium of Indonesian businessmen that had...

Desal Data Weekly, 12-04-2019