seawater reverse osmosis pretreatment News

  • GE Introduces New Ultrafiltration Membranes for Seawater Reverse Osmosis Pretreatment

    New ZeeWeed 1000 and ZeeWeed 1500 Membranes Specially Designed for Seawater Reverse Osmosis Pretreatment - Reduced Footprint and More Efficient, Cost Effective Operation GE (NYSE: GE) today announced new pressurized and submerged ultrafiltration (UF) membranes designed for pretreatment of feedwater for seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) systems. The new technology ...


    By General Electric

  • IDE Technologies Seals Deal to Provide Reverse Osmosis Solution for Largest Seawater Desalination Plant in the Western Hemisphere

    IDE today announced that it has signed a contract with Kiewit Shea Desalination to design and supply equipment for the largest seawater desalination plant in the U.S., located near the Encina Power Station in Carlsbad, California. The company has also signed a contract directly with Poseidon Resources for Operation & Maintenance (O&M) of the plant for a period of 30 years. A breakthrough ...


    By IDE Technologies

  • CH2M HILL Completes Engineering, Procurement, Construction of World’s First Full-Scale Large-Diameter Seawater Reverse Osmosis Desalination Plant

    DENVER, November 5, 2007 - CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, construction and operations firm, has completed the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the world’s first full-scale desalination plant to use large-diameter seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) technology for PowerSeraya Ltd, one of the largest integrated energy companies in the Republic of Singapore. The project ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Biwater wins US$115m Algerian reverse osmosis desalination contract

    Biwater Construction Ltd has submitted the lowest bid for a Build, Own, Operate (BOO) contract for a new seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant to be constructed at Oued Sebt in the region of Tipaza, Algeria. The new plant will deliver 100,000m3 per day of high quality drinking water when completed. The plant is designed to desalinate raw seawater from the Mediterranean Sea, with ...


    By Biwater

  • China Seawater Desalination Industry Report 2011-2012

    As of the end of 2011, China’s seawater desalination capacity reached 660 kilotons per day, and the figure, as scheduled, will hit 2.2-2.6 million tons per day in 2015. In recent years, world’s renowned corporations in the water treatment engineering field have sped up their inrush to Chinese seawater desalination market. Veolia Water entered Chinese water treatment market early in ...


  • GE makes critical investment in Southern California seawater desalination project

    Unique Teaming Arrangement on Largest North American Seawater Desalination Project; GE ecomagination Advanced Membrane Technology Selected for Carlsbad Plant Universal City, CA — GE Water & Process Technologies, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), announced today its participation in what will be the largest seawater desalination facility in North America, the Carlsbad Seawater ...


  • Xylem wins contract for pretreatment system to increase potable water supply in the United Arab Emirates

    Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company focused on addressing the world’s most challenging water issues, announced today that it has won a contract to provide a dissolved air flotation (DAF) pretreatment system to help ensure an uninterrupted potable water supply to Abu Dhabi Emirate and the east coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The source water in the Gulf of Oman is ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • OHL Medio Ambiente Inima has been awarded with a second desalination plant in Mexico

    OHL Medio Ambiente Inima has been awarded a contract to design, build, operate and maintain a desalination plant to supply drinking water to the Municipality of Ensenada in Baja California, Mexico. The project, under a concession agreement, has been awarded by the Comision Estatal del Agua (State Water Commission) of Baja ...


    By OHL Medio Ambiente INIMA

  • CH2M HILL desalination expert to discuss technology advances

    International membrane technology expert Jim Lozier will address attendees of Singapore International Water Week to discuss 'Advances in Seawater Desalination.' An internationally recognized authority on membrane technologies for potable water treatment, desalination and water reuse, Lozier is a Technology Fellow with CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, procurement, construction, and ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Drinking water from the sea

    In some regions of the world, the lack of a primary source such as water, could become a determining factor for economic and political instability whereas nearly 40% of the world's population relies on river systems that cross two or more countries. The increasing awareness towards the issue of water, as a precious and irreplaceable wealth, encourages some countries to make enormous investments ...


    By Artes Ingegneria SpA

  • Lisa Henthorne Elected President of International Desalination Association

    DENVER, October 31, 2007 – Lisa Henthorne, a CH2M HILL’s vice president and global director of desalination has been named President of the International Desalination Association (IDA). During her two-year term as president, Henthorne will be responsible for developing a new strategic plan for the association and developing relationships with regional affiliate associations. Henthorne has been ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Aquatech Awarded Desalination Project for a Thermal Power Facility in Tamil Nadu, India

    Aquatech has been awarded a contract to design, engineer, fabricate and build a 13,000 cubic meters/day seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) based desalination plant for Coastal Energen Pvt. Ltd. (CEPL). Coastal Energen, the power generating flagship company of the Coal and Oil Group, is setting up a 1200 MW coal fired thermal power plant in Tamil Nadu, India. Coal and Oil Group is an ...

  • GE & Al Tamimi Group Announce `GET Water` Partnership to Bring Mobile Water Treatment Fleet to Saudi Arabia

    JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - GE Water & Process Technologies, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) and the Saudi Arabia-based Al Tamimi Group announced today 'GET Water', a partnership that will bring a fleet of GE Mobile Water Treatment Systems to Saudi Arabia.  The mobile fleet, which includes seawater and brackish water reverse osmosis (RO) systems, ultrafiltration (UF), ...


  • Successful use of ultrafiltration as a pre-treatment for desalination

    Sea water desalination is a major growth area and is likely to be even more significant in the future. This is a market segment where ultrafiltration is set to become the preferred pre-treatment for reverse osmosis (RO).inge watertechnologies has been making major efforts in the field of ultrafiltration as a pre-treatment for RO. This has allowed the company to achieve a substantial increase in ...

  • ACCIONA Agua sponsors AEDyR’s 10th international congress

    The Spanish Desalination and Reuse Association [Spanish acronym AEDYR] will be holding its tenth annual national congress from November 12 -15 at Madrid’s Palacio de Congresos conference center. Madrid has been chosen as this year’s venue for its numerous and important water treatment infrastructures related to the specific issues on the congress agenda, and which deploy advanced ...


    By Acciona Agua

  • Mobile and Modular for Rapid Deployment: Siemens Announces New "Desal Developed" RO Systems for Industrial Water Desalination

    SIWW, Singapore, June 28, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - Siemens Water Technologies announces new pre-engineered reverse osmosis systems for treating seawater, brackish waters and high salinity wastewaters. The pre-engineered package systems include mobile-based, self-contained units allowing efficient site installation and rapid deployment. For larger flow requirements, the systems consist of factory ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • PUB and Hyflux Mark Ground-breaking for Singapore`s Second and Largest Desalination Project

    PUB, the national water agency of Singapore and Hyflux Ltd, a Singapore-based leading desalination solutions provider marked the ground-breaking for the country's second and largest seawater reverse osmosis ("SWRO") desalination plant, signifying thestart of ground works at the 14-hectare site in Tuas on the western section of the island. The ground-breaking took place three months from the day ...

  • Are you ready for the desal rebound?

    Urbanisation, climate change and a drop in the cost of energy are set to spur a rebirth of the flagging desalination market. A new market report by Global Water Intelligence (GWI) has published providing a guide for businesses in the industry to the best opportunities in this market.  By 2050, 4.8 billion people around the world will be impacted by water stress and ...

  • Abengoa to develop Ghana’s first desalination plant

    Madrid, 29 April 2011. Abengoa, the company that develops innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, has signed an agreement with Ghana Water Limited Company (GWCL), Ghana’s public water trading company, to construct a desalination plant and to operate it for 25 years in the town of Nungua, south eastern Ghana, some 15 kilometres from ...


    By Abengoa

  • With more research, desalination could boost US water supplies

    Recent advances in technology have made removing salt from seawater and groundwater a realistic option for increasing water supplies in some parts of the US and desalination will likely have a niche in meeting the nation's future water needs, says a new report from the National Research Council.  However, a coordinated research effort with steady funding is required to better understand and ...


    By National Academy of Sciences

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