Azerbaijan nears completion of giant ultrafiltration plant
Azerbaijan's national water operator Azersu OJSC has entered the final stages in its construction of a 520,000 m³/d ultrafiltration plant at Jeyranbatan water storage reservoir.
Azerbaijan will have largest UF plant for surface water
Work is due to be completed later this year on the world's largest ultrafiltration (UF) treatment plant for surface water which is to be built in Baku, Azerbaijan, by Dow Water & Process Solutions and HidroLotus LLC, a joint venture between the Azeri Hidro Group and the Turkish Lotus Group.
Azerbaijan desalination plant
Azerbaijan will activate a 20,000 m³/d desalination plant on the Caspian Sea in four months time, according to a report by the official Chinese news agency Xinhua.
Azerbaijan beginning Caspian Sea desalination
Azerbaijan has begun a project for desalination of seawater from the Caspian Sea, a government minister said on 4 May 2012.
Aquarion sets up in Russia
Swizerland-based water systems company, Aquarion Group, has established a Russian operation, Aquarion Russia, to focus on providing water and wastewater treatment to industrial customers in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Hager + Elsaesser wins southeast Asia deals topping US$ 20 million
The southeast Asia arm of German water treatment firm, Hager + Elsaesser (H+E), has won contracts worth more than US$ 20 million in recent months.
Iran 'starting US$ 1 billion desalination project'
Media in Azerbaijan and Turkey reported on 9 April 2012 that Iran had begun a US$ 1 billion seawater desalination project in Mazandaran province.