Seawater Reverse Osmosis contract awarded in the Turks and Caicos Islands

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The Turks and Caicos Islands Government in the British West Indies has awarded joint venture Aqua-Chem and micro utilities developer Matrix Enviro a contract for the supply and installation of a 1,136 m3/day seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) plant.

The facility will be the fourth SWRO plant provided by Aqua-Chem to the Turks and Caicos Islands Government. Previous agreements were signed in 1994, 1997, and 2001.

As part of the contract, Aqua-Chem will provide the process design and energy recovery technology.

The plant is expected to be operational in the 1st quarter of 2013.

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