News archive for October 2009


  • IDA releases more Congress details (1-Oct-2009)
  • Australians offered a desalination O&M masterclass (3-Oct-2009)
  • New US Navy RO units 'will use 65% less energy' (4-Oct-2009)
  • UN presentation for ERI chiefs (4-Oct-2009)
  • Toray wins giant Magtaa desalination membrane contract (4-Oct-2009)
  • Biwater wins Pt Hueneme desalination contract (5-Oct-2009)
  • IDA to form Gulf desalination environmental task force (5-Oct-2009)
  • Bay Area reuse expansion fails to pass US Representatives (5-Oct-2009)
  • Construction starts on Melbourne desalination plant (7-Oct-2009)
  • Chennai desalination plant delayed again (7-Oct-2009)
  • Second Perth plant chooses ERI pressure exchangers (7-Oct-2009)
  • Shivsu supplies desalination plants in Oman and Egypt (11-Oct-2009)
  • 'New paradigm' need for CECs, US workshop finds (12-Oct-2009)
  • PEI wins giant Magtaa energy-recovery contract (13-Oct-2009)
  • EIR completed for Foix desalination plant in Spain (13-Oct-2009)
  • Wave-powered desalination plant to produce bottled water (13-Oct-2009)
  • Seawater desalination plant for Chilean iron ore project (13-Oct-2009)
  • SWCC privatization 'on track', says governor (13-Oct-2009)
  • H2O MBR plants for California and Colorado (16-Oct-2009)
  • Papers invited for Singapore Water Week (19-Oct-2009)
  • USEPA to enforce Clean Water Act better (19-Oct-2009)
  • IDA announces election results for board (19-Oct-2009)
  • Innovations in IDA Congress technical program (20-Oct-2009)
  • Hutchison leaves Ashdod desalination bidding race (20-Oct-2009)
  • Funds on the way for Long Beach desalination R&D (20-Oct-2009)
  • Ras Azzour could cost 25% less says SWCC (20-Oct-2009)
  • Singapore signals more water co-operation with the Dutch (20-Oct-2009)
  • Christ boards recommend takeover acceptance (23-Oct-2009)
  • Community water-reuse manual published (23-Oct-2009)
  • Aqua commissioning desal/demin plant in Abu Dhabi (26-Oct-2009)
  • Texas state funding wind-powered desalination pilots (26-Oct-2009)
  • IDA-GWI conference to be held in Paris in 2010 (27-Oct-2009)
  • Aquatech awarded a 10,000 m³/d MED plant in Egypt (27-Oct-2009)
  • Mumbai desalination study deadline extended (29-Oct-2009)
  • Orange County issues RFP for desalination pilot-plant operation (31-Oct-2009)
  • Koch to give IDA Congress keynote speech (31-Oct-2009)