The desalination of water in Fujairah is set to develop in Fujairah and cater for the growth of the city and its burgeoning industries.
Veolia Water has been selected to run the Operations and Maintenance part of Reverse Osmosis (RO) the desalination plant in Qidfa, on the coast, just north of the city of Fujairah. This contract for Veolia Water builds on a contract awarded in August 2007 for the Multiple Effect Distillation (MED) plant in Fujairah.
The new plant will produce 136,500m3 of desalinated water per day.
Source: ‘Veolia Water Wins a New Contract in the Major Fujairah 2 Independent Water and Power Project for Fujairah, UAE’, Water Online, December 21, 2007.