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Singaporean Firm wins $98m Iran Desalination Deal

Singapore-based Hyflux Ltd has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Hyflux International Pte Ltd, has been awarded a contract by Asia Water Development Engineering Company (AWDEC) to design, manufacture and supply a seawater reverse osmosis desalination package in Bandar Abbas, Iran. The project excludes local marine, civil and structural works, and is valued at approximately […]

MP push for Desalination Project in Southern Iran

Iran’s lawmakers passed a legislation calling on the country’s administration to provide at least 30 percent of drinking water in southern provinces through desalination (removing salt from seawater). During an open session of the parliament held on Wednesday to discuss the 6th 5-Year Development Plan, the MPs voted for an article of the plan obliging […]

Doosan lands $186m Desalination Deal in Iran

South Korea’s Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction has won an order worth $186 million to build a seawater reverse osmosis desalination (SWRO) plant in Iran. The order was given by Iran’s Sazeh Sazan Company. The plant, called ‘SAKO SWRO‘ will be built at Bandar Abbas, the capital of Hormozgan Province, and is said to be the […]

Iran to Cooperate with South Africa on Desalination Plants

By John Lee. As the worst drought in living memory grips South Africa, it has partnered with Iran to develop seawater desalination plants, according to a report from Reuters. Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane (pictured) told reporters: “Now with the partnership that we have entered into through the binational commission between SA and Iran, […]