A flagship of the desalination industry
An innovative plant with an extremely narrow footprint, delivered on time, within budget and exceeding specifications, Hadera has one of the lowest-ever costs for high-quality desalinated water in the world, and provides clean potable water for over 1.1 million people in Israel.
CAPACITY: 456,000 m³/day
TECHNOLOGY: Reverse Osmosis
PROJECT TYPE: BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer)
LOCATION: Orot Rabin Power Station, Hadera, Israel
FOOTPRINT: 1000m x 50-150m
COMMISSION DATE: 2009
GLOBAL RECOGNITION: Recognized by the global industry as one of the world’s leading Sea Water Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plants. Awarded the Euromoney 2007 prize for major international finance
COST LEADERSHIP: Set a new benchmark for the cost of desalinated water and increased production
TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP: Uses IDE’s proprietary 3-Center (pumping, membrane and energy recovery center), Cascade Boron Treatment and other technologies to minimize energy consumption and increase efficiency
CUSTOMIZED APPROACH: Every element of the plant was customized to maximize performance and minimize costs in the local environment.