A reinforced concrete tower which will form the intake structure of the Moncofa desalination plant
was launched by the Spanish regional water authority Acuamed on 26 June 2012 at the
port of Castellón de Burriana on the Mediterranean coast.
The 93 t intake tower for the Moncofa desalination plant ready for float-out.
The € 55.3 million Moncofa plant, which will have a production capacity of
10.5 million m³/year, is in the final phase of construction
The project includes 8 km of pipelines for product distribution and a 30,000 m³
tank. The intake tower, which was towed into place, weighs 93 t and is 4 m high with an
8 m diameter.