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ACCIONA comienza la construcción de la desalinizadora Jubail 3B en Arabia Saudí

ACCIONA starts construction of Jubail 3B desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

ACCIONA and its partner SEPCOIII have started the construction of the Jubail 3B Independent Water Project (IWP). The desalination plant will filter 570,000 m3 / day, enough to supply two million people in the cities of Riyadh and Qassim once it enters into operation in 2024.
Rabigh 3 ha obtenido un Guinness World Records™ por ser la mayor planta desaladora por ósmosis inversa en todo el mundo. Abengoa opta a uno de los premios de la Global Water Intelligence (GWI), en la categoría de planta desaladora del año por el proyecto de Rabigh 3.

Rabigh 3 win a Guinness World Records™ for being the largest reverse osmosis desalination...

Rabigh 3 has won a Guinness World Records™ for being the largest reverse osmosis desalination plant in the world. Abengoa has been shortlisted by the Global Water Intelligence (GWI) awards in the Desalination Plant of the Year category for the Rabigh 3 project.
ACWA POWER CELEBRATES EXCELLENCE OF RABIGH 3 IWP IN SAUDI ARABIA, WORLD’S LARGEST REVERSE OSMOSIS DESALINATION PLANT

Rabigh 3 IWP In Saudi Arabia, World’s largest reverse osmosis desalination plant

ACWA POWER CELEBRATES EXCELLENCE OF RABIGH 3 IWP IN SAUDI ARABIA, WORLD’S LARGEST REVERSE OSMOSIS DESALINATION PLANT
Proyecto POIROT representa un paso más en la apuesta de ACCIONA y NAITEC por la innovación digital, con el desarrollo de una solución única que aúna los conceptos de Internet de las cosas, sistemas ciber-físicos e inteligencia artificial, aplicados en el ámbito de la desalinización.

ACCIONA and NAITEC work together on the POIROT project to optimize desalination processes by...

Proyecto POIROT representa un paso más en la apuesta de ACCIONA y NAITEC por la innovación digital, con el desarrollo de una solución única que aúna los conceptos de Internet de las cosas, sistemas ciber-físicos e inteligencia artificial, aplicados en el ámbito de la desalinización.
Tedagua y BALTEN firman el contrato de mantenimiento para el Sistema de Reutilización y Desalación de la Isla de Tenerife

Tedagua and BALTEN sign contract for maintenance of Tenerife Reuse and Desalination System

The contract covers the operation, maintenance and conservation of the facilities that make up the Reuse and Desalination System of the island of Tenerife. The main facilities associated with this new contract include a...
Abengoa, SEPCOIII y SIDEM obtienen la recepción de la desaladora Rabigh 3

Abengoa, SEPCOIII and SIDEM achieve the Project Taking Over Certificate of the Rabigh 3...

Abengoa ha obtenido, de mano de su cliente, ACWA Power, el certificado de recepción de la planta desaladora de 600.000 m3/día de Rabigh 3, junto con sus socios del consorcio, SepcoIII (Power China) y Sidem (Veolia). Ubicada en la ciudad de Rabigh (Arabia Saudí), se trata de la mayor planta de desalación por ósmosis inversa en operación comercial en el mundo.
ACCIONA finaliza la construcción de la desaladora Shuqaiq 3 en Arabia Saudí

ACCIONA completes the construction of Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

ACCIONA finaliza la construcción de la desaladora Shuqaiq 3 en Arabia Saudí
La planta desaladora de Shuqaiq 3, en Arabia Saudí, ha sido inaugurada

The Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in Saudi Arabia has been inaugurated

The Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in Saudi Arabia has been inaugurated

Discover all the milestones achieved by ACCIONA’s Water business during 2021

Discover all the milestones achieved by ACCIONA's Water business during 2021

Final days to enrol for online course “Specialist in Desalination and Water Reuse”

Final days to enrol for online course "Specialist in Desalination and Water Reuse”

Chilean president inaugurates country’s largest desalination plant for human consumption, built by Inima-CVV

The Atacama desalination plant is the first such plant whose construction is entirely financed by the Chilean state, through the Empresa Concesionaria de Servicios Sanitarios (ECONSSA). This is a project of enormous importance for...

ACCIONA completes the pre-assembly and delivery of reverse osmosis racks for the Tseung Kwan...

ACCIONA completes the pre-assembly and delivery of reverse osmosis racks for the Tseung Kwan O (Hong Kong) desalination plant

ACCIONA presents its latest innovations in the digitalization of water treatment plants to a...

ACCIONA presents its latest innovations in the digitalization of water treatment plants to a visiting delegation from SWCC

Sacyr Water leads a renewable, blue energy european project

Sacyr Water leads a renewable, blue energy european project

Tedagua secures O&M contract for Africa’s largest desalination plant

Tedagua secures O&M contract for Africa’s largest desalination plant

ACCIONA will build the Jubail 3B desalination plant, its sixth in Saudi Arabia

ACCIONA will build the Jubail 3B desalination plant, its sixth in Saudi Arabia | FuturENVIRO | Desalination

ACCIONA ramps up Saudi Arabia’s Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant to full production

ACCIONA ramps up Saudi Arabia’s Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant to full production

Tedagua desalination plants begin to produce irrigation water on the island of La Palma

Tedagua desalination plants begin to produce irrigation water on the island of La Palma

Tedagua provides two portable desalination plants to produce water for crop irrigation in La...

Tedagua provides two portable desalination plants to produce water for crop irrigation in La Palma

GS Inima, in partnership with GS E&C, to develop South Korea’s first large-capacity desalination...

GS Inima, in partnership with GS E&C, to develop South Korea’s first large-capacity desalination plant | FuturENVIRO

First and only university course to specialise in desalination and water reuse

First and only university course to specialise in desalination and water reuse

ACCIONA will undertake the operation and maintenance of the Oropesa desalination plant

ACCIONA se encargará de la operación y mantenimiento de la desaladora de Oropesa

Sacyr innovates in water purification plants in Alicante to improve their efficiency and...

Sacyr innovates in water purification plants in Alicante to improve their efficiency and sustainability

Two Spanish case studies ranked in the UN Top 20 for public-private partnerships and...

Two Spanish case studies ranked in the UN Top 20 for public-private partnerships and post-COVID reconstruction

ELMASA Tecnología del Agua upgrades Seawater Desalination Plant in Puerto Rico

ELMASA Tecnología del Agua upgrades Seawater Desalination Plant in Puerto Rico

New technology patented to desalinate water without external energy input

New technology patented to desalinate water without external energy input

ACCIONA-built Jebel Ali SWRO desalination plant producing at full capacity and supplying the Dubai...

ACCIONA-built Jebel Ali SWRO desalination plant producing at full capacity and supplying the Dubai water network

Aqualia will manage the water supply to one of the main industrial complexes in...

Aqualia will manage the water supply to one of the main industrial complexes in Saudi Arabia

ACCIONA completes final tests at Umm Al Houl expansion SWRO desalination plant

ACCIONA’s Sea Water Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant at Umm Al Houl in Qatar has successfully reached a production of 282 million of liters per day, its full capacity, and has completed final tests...

ABB technology to power world’s largest seawater desalination project

ABB technology to power world’s largest seawater desalination project

Abengoa Agua completes the construction of the Salalah desalination plant in Oman

Abengoa Agua finaliza la construcción de la desaladora de Salalah en Omán

ACCIONA’s decarbonization fund includes Maestro Artificial Intelligence platform at the Umm Al...

The Umm Al Houl desalination plant will use Artificial Intelligence to optimize operations and achieve energy savings  ACCIONA will finance an Artificial Intelligence project at the Umm Al Houl desalination plant in Qatar from its...

ACCIONA makes progress in its Water projects in South-East Asia to provide a service...

ACCIONA is currently carrying out three projects simultaneously in South-East Asia: the Tseung Kwan O desalination plant in Hong Kong; the Nhieu Loc Thi Nghe wastewater treatment plant in Vietnam and the Laguna Lake...
Tedagua/Cobra en Chile ha logrado llevar a cabo un hito fundamental para el proyecto de abastecimiento con agua desalada para la Mina Spence

Tedagua begins production of desalinated water for Spence Mine

Tedagua begins production of desalinated water for Spence Mine

Presentation of Mar de Alborán desalination plant project, a new solution to meet growing...

Known to date as the Rambla Morales desalination plant, and abandoned in 2011, the facility will begin to provide services at the beginning of 2022, according to Servicios Hídricos Agricultura y Ciudad SL, the...

ACCIONA completes the construction of the Al Khobar I desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

• Al-Khobar 1, built by ACCIONA and owned by Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC), is one of the biggest desalination plants in Saudi Arabia. It will provide a service to 350,000 people. ACCIONA has completed the commissioning phase for the plant and is now producing water beyond its nominal capacity.

ACCIONA produces first cubic meter of potable water at Jebel Ali desalination plant in...

  ACCIONA has achieved a key milestone in the construction of the Jebel Ali desalination plant located in Dubai with the production of the first cubic meter of potable water.  The plant, equipped with energy-efficient Sea...

ACCIONA will build its fifth desalination plant in Saudi Arabia for $384 million

The plant, equipped with reverse osmosis technology, will have a daily capacity of 400,000 m3/day. It will help to improve the supply of drinking water and offset water shortages in south-west Saudi Arabia by...

ACCIONA wins two Distinction Awards in the Global Water Intelligence Awards

ACCIONA has been recognized during the Global Water Intelligence 2020 awards with two “Distinction Awards”: the Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in Saudi Arabia (“Best Contract”) and the Putatan 2 drinking water plant in the...

ACCIONA and partners present the results of the European project LIFE DREAMER

ACCIONA and its partners, AQUASTILL and WE&B, held the final event of the European LIFE DREAMER project on December 2. The project’s main results were presented at the virtual meeting. The main goal of the...

The Tseung Kwan O desalination plant, recognised in the Autodesk Hong Kong BIM Awards...

   The Tseung Kwan O desalination plant -currently under construction- has been honoured in the Autodesk Hong Kong BIM Awards 2020 in a virtual ceremony held on November, 27. ACCIONA, together with its partners Jardine Engineering...

ACCIONA presents its “Desalination Platform”, a state-of-the-art platform for R&D+i in desalination

This new research platform is located in the Seawater Desalination Plant at San Pedro del Pinatar II (Murcia), owned by Mancomunidad de los Canales del Taibilla (hereinafter MCT, an autonomous body that reports to...

AEAS together with a coalition of stakeholders call on EU institutions to enshrine the...

Today, a coalition of 26 organisations, including Spanish Water Supply and Sanitation Association (AEAS), which represents the whole water supply and sanitation value chain, released a joint statement calling on the EU institutions to...

AH Water Investments BV- H. A. Utilities BV, and Almar Water Solutions BV joint...

Hassan Allam Holding (HAH), a leading construction and engineering group headquartered in Cairo, Egypt and Almar Water Solutions, a leading player in developing and investing in water infrastructure projects announced today that AH Water...

End-to-end water cycle management, a cornerstone for achieving SDG

Access to quality drinking water and its sustainable management are key elements in ensuring that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) are achieved, the universal agenda composed by 17 objectives and 169 interlinked goals that...

Acciona produces first cubic meter of water at Al-Khobar desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

ACCIONA has achieved a key milestone in the construction of the Al-Khobar 1 desalination plant on the east coast of Saudi Arabia with the production of the first cubic meter of water. This is...

Construction of KSA SWCC´s Al-Khobar 1 SWRO desalination plant achieves five million man-hours without...

Saline Water Conversion Corporation´s (SWCC) Al-Khobar 1 desalination plant in Khobar, on the country’s east coast, has achieved five million man-hours without Lost Time Injuries (LTIs) as construction passes the 90% completion mark. This...

Almar Water Solutions awarded a new services contract in Chile

Almar Water Solutions, a leading company in the development of water infrastructure and part of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, through Osmoflo SpA, has been awarded a new operation and maintenance contract for an industrial...

European Investment Bank supports one of the largest desalination projects worldwide

The European Investment Bank, the EU’s long-term financing institution, has signed a EUR 150 million finance contract with the company SMS IDE Ltd targeting the design, financing, construction and operation of a seawater desalination plant...

Construction of Dubai DEWA´s Jebel Ali Swro desalination plant clocks three million man-hours without...

DEWA´s Jebel Ali desalination plant in JAPS, Dubai, is celebrating three million man-hours without Lost Time Injuries (LTIs) as construction passes the 70% completion mark. This achievement reflects the shared commitment of DEWA, engineering...

Desalination in Latin America

Water management in the region is highly vulnerable to the  effects of climate change and variability, with more severe droughts and the intensification of flooding events, which in the last 15 years have increased...

Smart management and “digital” desalination with digital twins

Climate change is a reality supported by the numbers. Desertisation directly affects over 250 million people and threatens the main livlihoods of a billion people in 100 countries. Desalination is now a real alternative in...

Acciona has guaranteed drinking water supply and sanitation against COVID-19

Drinking water, washing our hands, showering, cooking, washing dishes, watering plants… Small gestures we are used to, gestures that have taken on more importance than ever in recent weeks. Faced with the expansion of COVID-19,...

The digital twin, another step forward in ACCIONA’s commitment to technology

A digital twin is an exact digital reproduction of a real plant that provides great advantages. Among them, the remote management of a plant, to analyse and optimise productivity and avoid failures before start-up. A...

ACCIONA participates in a European project for the recovery of resources through the treatment...

On April 14th, the European Commission ratified its commitment to invest 17 million euros in the “Water Mining” project, coordinated by the Delft University of Technology (Netherlands). Thirty-eight companies and research centre from 12...

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the launch of the $9 million American-Made...

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the launch of the $9 million American-Made Challenges: Solar Desalination Prize, a competition to accelerate the development of systems that use solar-thermal energy to produce clean water...

Acciona will build its fourth desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi publicly-owned company Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) has awarded ACCIONA and its partner RTCC the construction of the Al Khobar 2 desalination plant at Khobar, on the east coast of Saudi Arabia...

Research and innovation for excellence in technological efficiency, use of renewable energies, emerging technologies...

Project partners Participating from Spain, and more specifically the Canary Islands, are: ITC, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), Universidad de La Laguna (ULL), Consorcio para el diseño, construcción, equipamiento y explotación de...

World Water Day 2020: Water and Climate Change

Climate change represents a profound threat and an unprecedented opportunity to invest in and transform water governance and management systems so humanity can thrive in an increasingly uncertain and variable future. Water is part of the solution...

The strength of urban water systems in the face of the challenge of climate...

  World Water Day 2020 invites us to reflect on climate change and its direct relation to water management. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) number 13 and 6 of the United Nations - "Climate Action"...

Technology against climate change. ACCIONA’s solutions for more efficient management of water resources

To deal with them, the solutions offered by ACCIONA in the field of water management play a crucial role. Desalination, potabilization, treatment and end-to-end management of services with an added value component: technology. “Digital” desalination:...

Catalan Government allocates €8 M for repair of Tordera desalination plant seawater intake and...

The Government of Catalonia has ratified the allocation of just under 8 million euro to repair the seawater intake of the Tordera desalination plant in Blanes, following the damage caused by Storm Gloria. The...

ACCIONA wins the WEX Global 2020 Prize in the ‘Innovation for Desalination’ category thanks...

This year the WEX Global 2020 Congress has focused on the circular economy and the development of technologies to promote sustainable development. ACCIONA has played a big part as sponsor of the event and...

ACCIONA to showcase water as key component of circular economy at WEX Global 2020

ACCIONA is once again participating in WEX Global, to take place on 2-4 March in Valencia. This Conference is one of the leading international events in the water and energy sectors. ACCIONA's presence at this...

Almar Water Solutions, important participation at the 4th International Water Desalination Conference

Part of the management team of Almar Water Solutions collaborated on this conference by contributing their experience and knowledge in the variety of panels and round tables. Carlos Cosín, as CEO and president of...

DuPont Water Solutions Launches Breakthrough Dry-Tested Seawater Reverse Osmosis Elements

DuPont Water Solutions, a business unit of DuPont Safety & Construction, will now offer dry-tested seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) elements to the industry. Newly launched next-generation SWRO technology enables customers to transition from wet...

Aqualia strengthens its position in Saudi Arabia with the acquisition of a majority stake...

Aqualia has just acquired 51% of the special purpose vehicle (SPV) Qatarat Saqia Desalination Company Ltd ("Qatarat") from the Saudi Arabian group Haji Abdullah Ali Reza and Co Ltd (HAACO). Qatarat manages the desalination...

Acciona to build and operate its first desalination plant in Hong Kong

Construction and design work will commence this month and the plant will be operational in 2023. Its initial output will be 135,000 m³ per day. The operation contract will be valid for ten years,...

ACCIONA presents its strengths in the water sector in the World Future Energy Summit...

ACCIONA, through its Water Division, will participate from 13-16 January 2020 in the Water Expo & Forum dedicated to the water sector as part of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2020 summit to...

€23.4 M contract for extension to Melilla desalination plant and operation during construction period

The Confederación Hidrográfica del Guadalquivir (CHG), which operates under the auspices of the Spanish Ministry for Ecological Transition, has opened a tender procedure for the extension to the Seawater Desalination Plant of the Autonomous...

12 reasons why nonconventional resources are critical to mitigate the effects of climate change

Energy efficiency was the main protagonist of the conference "Mitigation of the effects of climate change on supply and sanitation. Non-conventional resources" that was organised last November 12. The event was organised together with...

Adelaide Desalination Plant, operated by ACCIONA, to increase production to tackle Australian drought

The Australian Government has reached an agreement to support farmers affected by one of the most serious droughts seen by the country in recent years that is seriously affecting crop and livestock farming. On Sunday...

ACCIONA is awarded the supply of electricity to ECONSSA’S desalination plant in Atacama with...

The publicly owned company ECONSSA Chile S.A., responsible for ensuring access to potable water and wastewater collection and treatment services in nine regions of the country, has awarded ACCIONA the supply of 100% renewable...

Siemens equips desalination plants in Saudi Arabia with process automation

Siemens has received a follow-up order from the A3C consortium (Rawafid Industrial, Advanced Water Technology, SETE and Al Fatah) to equip eight seawater desalination plants in Saudi Arabia with electrical equipment. The new seawater...

Carlos Cosín, appointed president of the International Desalination Association (IDA)

Carlos Cosín, CEO of Almar Water Solutions, has been unanimously appointed new President of the International Desalination Association (IDA) for the next period 2019-2021. Carlos, who has been a member of the board since...

Acciona showcases its strengths at international desalination congress, IDA World Congress

At the end of October in Dubai, Acciona is taking part in the IDA World Congress at which visitors will have the opportunity to hear about the desalination projects it has been working on over...

DESAL+ LIVING LAB, THE PERFECT ECOSYSTEM FOR ONGOING INNOVATION IN DESALINATION

  Given current global population growth, the effects of climate change and changes in water consumption trends and legislative requirements, desalination of seawater, brackish water or wastewater is amongst the most efficient alternatives to guarantee...

Polish coal mine recovers valuable resources from wastewater

The Zero Brine project is seeking to change this by recovering water, salts, magnesium and other minerals for reuse from coal mine wastewater, effectively ‘closing-the-loop’ on industrial wastewater from coal mining. On 8 October,...

ACCIONA lays the first stone for IWP Shuqaiq-3, one of the largest desalination plants...

The event was held at the Shuqaiq-3 site, located on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia and was attended by several top representatives and officials from Spain including Mr. Alvaro Iranzo, Spanish Ambassador...

Almar Water Solutions holds the ground-breaking ceremony for the Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant

Almar Water Solutions, a leading company in the development of water infrastructure, (part of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy), and Abdul Latif Jameel Commercial Development Company (CDC) held the ceremony to break ground for the...

 Sacyr starts operations at the desalination plant in Sohar (Oman)

Sacyr, through its affiliates Sacyr Sadyt and Sacyr Agua, has started operations at the seawater desalination plant in Sohar, on the Al Batinah coast (Oman). With an investment of nearly 200 million euros, the...

Energy Recovery Awarded 6 M$ for Water Projects in the Middle East

Energy Recovery, Inc. today announced a 6 M$ award to supply its PX® Pressure Exchanger® (“PX”) devices along with related equipment and services to seawater reverse osmosis (“SWRO”) desalination facilities in the Middle East....

Department of Energy Selects National Alliance for Water Innovation to Lead Energy-Water Desalination Hub

Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced the selection of the National Alliance for Water Innovation (NAWI) to lead a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy-Water Desalination Hub (Hub) that will address water...

The Shuqaiq 3 desalination project receives the “Utilities Project of the Year” award

The Shuqaiq 3 desalination project, awarded last January to the consortium made up of Almar Water Solutions, through Abdul Latif Jameel, Marubeni Corporation, ACCIONA and Rawafid Alhadarah Holding Co., yesterday received the “Utilities Project...

ACCIONA sponsors the 1st IDA forum of Women leaders in the Water Industry

Some of the leading experts in the Advanced Water Treatment industry will take part on the panel. The panellists will discuss their experience and reflections on how they have built their careers, and offer...

Achieving 100% desalination with solar power in South Africa

Africa’s first 100% solar-powered desalination plant has produced 10 ML of fresh drinking water—with help from Danfoss APP pumps and iSave energy-recovery technology. Developed by Mascara Renewable Water and Turnkey Water Solutions, the OSMOSUN® unit...

Shuaibah Expansion II IWP, the world’s fastest implemented water desalination plant is inaugurated

ACWA Power, the developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants announced the commercial operation of the plant in May 2019, ahead of scheduled date. Diligent work by the ACWA Power...

FCC Construcción completes the construction of the “El Alamein” desalination plant (Egypt)

FCC Construcción has completed the construction of the “El Alamein” desalination plant, Egypt. The EPC contract (Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Commisioning), which includes a year of operation and maintenance, was awarded by the Egyptian Ministry...

Abengoa inaugurates the Shuaibah desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

  Abengoa has inaugurated together with its partner Fisia Italiampianti a reverse osmosis desalination plant in the Shuaibah complex, in Saudi Arabia. The Project is the largest desalination plant built by Abengoa to date, with...

FEWA, Mubadala and ACWA Power consortium ink agreements for Umm Al Qaiwain desalination plant

The Federal Electricity & Water Authority (FEWA) and a consortium consisting of ACWA Power, a goblal company that is in charge of water desalination and power generation, and MDC Power Holding Company LLC, an...

ACCIONA starts a plan to improve the efficiency and management of the end-to-end water...

With the aim of improving service quality and client satisfaction, ACCIONA has implemented a project to optimize the management of the end-to-end water cycle that has already led to major environmental benefits in its...

Almar Water Solutions attends Water Innovation Europe 2019

Almar Water Solutions took part in the Water Innovation Europe 2019 held last Wednesday in the BluePoint Conference Centre of Brussels, in Belgium. The event, with the slogan Water Meets Energy, Energy Meets Water, focused on the water-energy...

ALADYR OPTIMISTIC ON FORTHCOMING WATER MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES IN LATIN AMERICA

Governments, and public and private organisations in Latin America are aware of the challenges posed by climate change, population growth and economic and industrial development, and the associated implications for drinking water access and...

Carlos Cosín, CEO of Almar Water Solutions, participates in an event organized by ICEX...

Carlos Cosín, the CEO of Almar Water Solutions, was a one of the speakers at the event "Fair Water: Tackling Global Water Challenges" organized by ICEX Spain Trade and Investments in collaboration with Spain's...

Shuqaiq 3 to achieve financial close for a total value of over 600 MM$

Almar Water Solutions, a company that develops water infrastructures, through Abdul Latif Jameel Commercial Development Company Ltd., together with Marubeni Corporation, Acciona Agua and Rawafid Alhadarah Holding Co., has achieved the financial close for...

Fluence Signs a US$10 million Contract for Brazil’s Largest Seawater Desalination Plant

Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC) is pleased to announce that it has executed a US$10 million contract for the design, engineering and construction of a 12,000 m3/day seawater desalination plant for one of the...

Abengoa receives the order to start early works for the construction of the largest...

Abengoa, the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the infrastructures, energy and water sectors, has received the order to start early works, in a consortium with the engineering and construction...

Abengoa is awarded the construction of a desalination plant in United Arab Emirates

Abengoa has been selected by the Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) contractor SEPCOIII for the construction of a seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant in the industrial complex of the world’s largest ‘premium aluminium’ producer,...

Industry leaders Almar Water Solutions and Hassan Allam Utilities form joint venture to develop...

Leveraging on the experience of both Almar Water Solutions and HA Utilities management teams in water infrastructure development, the JV will work on developing water BOT and BOO projects in Egypt, with an active...

Acciona Agua wins GWI desalination company of the year award for third time

ACCIONA Agua has been named “Desalination Company of the Year” for 2018 by Global Water Intelligence (GWI) magazine, a leading publication in the sector that presents the Global Water Awards every year. The winners...

ENAPAC desalination project in sights of Asian, Middle East and North American funds

In front of executives from different sovereign funds convened by the government through the InvestChile agency and with the aim of generating new investments in the country, ENAPAC was presented along with other projects. The...

ACCIONA Agua will participate in the Saudi Water Forum, one of the main events...

ACCIONA Agua will participate in the Saudi Water Forum, an event sponsored by H.E. Eng. Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley, Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture. His ministry is organizing the forum under the motto...

Almar Water Solutions presents the opportunities of private capital for water infrastructure at ACRIS...

Manel Salvadó, Business Development Manager for Africa, was a speaker at session 2 on Tuesday titled "Managing Land & Water Resources in the Face of Climate Change", in which he presented the opportunities of...

Almar Water Solutions signed a contract to develop the Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in...

Almar Water Solutions, through Abdul Latif Jameel, has been awarded a contract to develop a desalination plant in the city of Shuqaiq, on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia. Over $600m will be...

ACCIONA to build one of Saudi Arabia’s biggest desalination plants for 750 million euros

Water and Electricity Company LLC (WEC), the Saudi Arabia state-owned company in charge of desalination and water treatment projects, has awarded ACCIONA — along with its consortium partners Marubeni Corporation, Abdul Latif Jameel-CDC and...

The Ténès desalination plant, built and operated by Abengoa in Algeria, reaches 200Mm³...

The Ténès desalination plant, in Algeria, built by Abengoa  has reached 200 million cubic meters of produced drinking water. The plant built by Abengoa with reverse osmosis technology and with a capacity of 200,000 m3/d...

Semi-Presential Course -Specialist in Desalination and Reuse of Water

OBJECTIVE The general objective of the course is to provide professional graduates with the necessary scientific and technical training to address problems related to brackish water and seawater desalination, and reuse of wastewater. Brackish water and...

American energy-water desalination hub gets $100M kick-off cash

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $100 million to establish an Energy-Water Desalination Hub that will focus on desalination R&D in low-cost alternatives that treat ‘non-traditional’ water sources to produce fresh water...

Almar Water Solutions awarded a contract to develop Kenya’s first large-scale desalination plant

Almar Water Solutions has been awarded a contract to develop Kenya's first large-scale desalination plant. The project will be located in the North Mainland zone in the county of Mombasa and will have a...

Seawater desalination, a feasible water supply alternative in Mexico

The 2018 ANEAS Trade Fair and Conferences organised by the National Association of Water and Sewerage Companies of Mexico and main event of the sector in Latin America was held between 29 October and...