Satellite Desalination Plants Along the West Coast Region of Saudi Arabia

Satellite Desalination Plants Along the West Coast Region of Saudi Arabia

The project of constructing small desalination plants on the West Coast of Saudi Arabia

The project is consisting of 8 SWRO desalination plants, which extend on the western coast of the Kingdom with a distance of 1,800 km, which are (Haql, Duba, Al-Wajh, Umluj, Al Shuqaiq, Al – Qunfudhah, Al-Leith and Fursan). As the consortium led by Advanced Water Technology Company, consisting of 4 companies – AWT, Rawafid, Al-Fatah and SETE, was chosen to design and implement the project owned by the ‘Saline Water Conversion Corporation’.

  • The total production capacity of all stations in the project is 238,000 cubic meters per day.
  • The project offers alternative technologies and systems that contributed to the project’s unprecedented achievement by reducing electrical consumption to 3kWh/m3.
  • The project has set a record period of 18 months.