Shivsu supplies desalination plants in Oman and Egypt
Indian OEM Shivsu Canadian Clear International Ltd has become the first Indian company to successfully install desalination water plants, worth Rs 50 crore (US$ 11 million), for the Oman and Egypt governments.Shivsu's work included design, manufacture, supply, construction and commissioning of the plants on a turnkey basis.
Shivsu's reverse-osmosis membrane technology is 100% indigenous and was designed, engineered, manufactured and assembled at the company's Chennai plant. A feature of the desalination plants are their compactness and containerization.
The installed capacity of the Rs 30 crore (US$ 6.5 million) Egyptian plant is 20,000 m³/d. It will benefit 1 million people and was installed in six months.
The company's Rs 20 crore (US$ 2.4 million) plant for the Oman Army is a three-pass desalination system supplying 3,000 m³/d. The project was executed in the middle of the desert three months. Both projects were completed on time and on budget.