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Shoaiba 3 Expansion II

Process: Reverse Osmosis

Duration of the project: 2017 - 2019

Client: Shuaibah two water development project company

Located in the Shoaiba area on the western coast of Saudi Arabia, the plant use reverse osmosis technology to deliver up to 250,000 cubic metres of water per day, supplying potable water to more than one million residents in the cities of Mecca, Jeddah and Taif.

The plant represents the return of Fisia in the construction of large-scale desalination and reverse osmosis plants, today the most prevalent technology in this sector.

The works include seawater intake, brine outfall and the new RO plant, located within the existing industrial area.

Capacity
250,000 m3/g (55 MIGD)
Units
10 RO trains Double pass
Recovery
40%
Membrane type
Spiral wound
Pre-treatment
Dual Media filters
Post-treatment
CO2 and lime water injection

 

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