Desalination News

  1. Bureau Of Reclamation Announces Desalination And Water Purification Research Program Funding Opportunity
    2/27/2018

    The Bureau of Reclamation has released a funding opportunity through its Desalination and Water Purification Research Program for fiscal year 2018. This funding opportunity invites private industry, universities, water utilities, and other research sponsors to submit proposals to cost share laboratory scale and pilot scale projects that address DWPR program goals and objectives.

  2. Energy Recovery Awarded $6.2M For Desalination Projects In Saudi Arabia
    2/21/2018

    Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of $6.2 million to supply its PXTM Pressure ExchangerTM technology for desalination projects in Saudi Arabia. The orders are expected to ship in the 1st half of 2018

  3. Aqualia And Majis Sign The Joint Venture That Will Manage The Water Facilities Of The Port Of Sohar (Oman)
    2/16/2018

    The joint venture Oman Sustainable Water Services, SAOC, integrated by Aqualia and the public company Majis Industrial Services (Majis), of the Oman Investment Fund will manage during the next 20 years the operation and maintenance of all services related to water in the port area from the city of Sohar, the most important city in northern Oman.

  4. Tiny Membrane Makes Sydney Harbour ‘Drinkable’
    2/15/2018

    Using their own specially designed form of graphene, 'Graphair', CSIRO scientists have supercharged water purification, making it simpler, more effective and quicker.

  5. Koeberg Responds To Water Shortages By Launching A Desalination Plant
    2/14/2018

    Eskom’s Koeberg nuclear power station has today launched a mobile groundwater desalination plant, which will take care of the station’s water needs, thus easing the pressure on the City of Cape Town’s water supply.

  6. Energy Recovery Awarded $2.9M For Desalination Projects In Asia
    2/14/2018

    Energy Recovery, Inc., the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, recently announced total awards of $2.9M to supply its PX Pressure Exchanger technology for desalination projects in Asia. The orders are expected to ship in the 2nd quarter of 2018

  7. Chemical Engineering Team Helps Finds Efficient And Sustainable Way To Filter Salt And Metal Ions From Seawater
    2/10/2018

    With two billion people worldwide lacking access to clean and safe drinking water, joint research by Monash University, CSIRO and The University of Texas at Austin published recently in Sciences Advances may offer a breakthrough new solution.

  8. AdEdge Adds Rotec LTD Flow-Reversal Reverse Osmosis Technology (FR-RO) To Core Product Offerings
    2/8/2018

    AdEdge Water Technologies (AdEdge) announced recently its intention to add Israeli company Rotec LTD (Rotec) Flow-Reversal Reverse Osmosis technology (FR-RO) to their core product offerings.

  9. Solar Heat To Make Power + Water For Namibia: Study
    1/31/2018

    Seawater desalination can be integrated into a solar thermal energy plant using a variety of desalination technologies. Is solar-driven multi-effect distillation a financially feasible solution for water-stressed Namibia?

  10. International Desalination Association Presents Lifetime Achievement Award To Dr. Adil Bushnak
    1/30/2018

    The International Desalination Association (IDA) has presented its Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Adil Bushnak of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in recognition of his great contributions in the fields of desalination and water reuse.