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News IDE reported winner of Soreq desalination contract

Israel Desalination Engineering and the Hutchison Group were reported by IsraelNN.com on 15 December 2009 to have been awarded a Shekel 1.8 billion (US$ 475 million) contract to build the Soreq desalination plant near Ashdod.

The price per cubic meter of desalinated water in the winning bid was reported to be Shekel 2.19 (US$ 0.58), but, with the linkage mechanism requested by the winner, the price was Shekel 2.01 (US$ 0.53), significantly lower than previous desalination bids.

Contact information n/a
News type Inbrief
File link http://www.desalination.biz/news/news_story.asp?id=5163
Source of information The International Desalination & Water Reuse Quarterly industry website
Keyword(s) desalination
Subject(s) DRINKING WATER AND SANITATION : COMMON PROCESSES OF PURIFICATION AND TREATMENT , WATER DEMAND
Relation http://www.emwis.net/countries/fol749974/country725681
Geographical coverage Israel
News date 16/12/2009
Working language(s) ENGLISH
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