RO membranes to be supplied to Saudi Arabia desalination plants
Nanocomposite reverse osmosis (RO) membranes will be supplied for two major projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by NanoH2O. Inc.
EL SEGUNDO, CA, Nov. 8, 2013 -- Nanocomposite reverse osmosis (RO) membranes will be supplied for two major projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. NanoH2O, Inc., manufacturer of RO membranes for seawater desalination, has been selected to provide the technology.
The first project, awarded by Al Fatah Water and Power International, is for phase II of the Jubail desalination plant where QuantumFlux membranes will produce 13,000 cubic meters of water per day. The second project, a desalination plant to be designed by AES Arabia at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology ("KAUST") Research Park, will produce 15,000 cubic meters of water per day. Both installations are scheduled for 2014.
About NanoH2O, Inc.
NanoH2O, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and markets reverse osmosis (RO) membranes that lower the cost of desalination. Based on breakthrough nanostructured materials and industry-proven polymer technology, NanoH2O’s QuantumFlux membranes dramatically improve desalination energy efficiency and productivity. For more information, visit www.nanoh2o.com.