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With close to 50 years of project experience, IDE has built hundreds of desanilation plants for customers under
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Events
The International Water Conference

IDE is a proud sponsor of the 2018 International Water Conference hosted by Engineers’ of Western Pennsylvania, and you are invited to meet and greet us at the upcoming event!

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IDE Happy Hour at the WateReuse Symposium
September 10th at Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que

Join us for a light dinner and Texas-sized drinks at this year's WateReuse Annual Symposium

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Advanced water purification demonstration facility open house

You are invited to taste the future of water

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Meet IDE Leaders at IDE Water Talks

Join IDE executives and leading technical experts for short Water Talk sessions at IDE’s booth (B2-Q22)

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APPEA – Conference & Exhibition

IDE is a sponsor and exhibitor at the largest annual upstream oil and gas event in the southern hemisphere, which attracts delegates from across the country and the world, presenting the following:

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Expomin 2018

The largest mining tradeshow of Latin America April 23-27

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IDE Hosts Two Workshops at Water Desalination Symposium Africa 2017

JERUSALEM — At the peak of the drought, Shabi Zvieli, an Israeli gardener, feared for his livelihood.

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National Water Research Institute visits Sorek, Hadera and Ashkelon Plants

As part of an agreement to broaden energy cooperation between the U.S. and Israel. US officials visited the Sorek Desalination Plant.

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CaribDA 2016 Conference and Exposition in Trinidad

CaribDA 2016 Conference and Exposition in Trinidad from May 31-June 3

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WateReuse Research Conference in Denver, Colorado

The 20th Annual WateReuse Research Conference in Denver, Colorado from May 22-24.

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Desalination for the Environment: Clean Water and Energy in Rome, Italy

Clean Water and Energy in Rome, Italy from May 22-26.

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Water in Mining in Santiago

Water in Mining in Santiago, Chile from May 18-20.

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IDE Technologies Making Waves at Four Events in May

This month, IDE Technologies will be attending industry events in South America, the U.S., Europe and the Caribbean.

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2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exhibition
February 1-5 2016 | Texas

IDE is proud to be a sponsor and a panel speaker at the 2016 AWWA/AMTA Membrane Technology Conference (MTC) & Exposition in San Antonio, Texas from February 1-5.

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Produced Water Society Seminar 2016
January 26-28 2016 | Houston, Texas

IDE is proud to be a sponsor and a presenter at the Produced Water Society (PWS) Seminar 2016 in Houston, Texas from January 26-28.

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International Water Conference 2015
October 13-15 2015 | Orlando, Florida|

IDE is proud to be a platinum-level sponsor and a presenter at the International Water Conference

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WATEC Israel 2015
October 13-15 2015 | Tel Aviv - Israel

IDE is proud to sponsor and speak at WATEC Israel 2015, taking place October 13-15, 2015 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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IDA World Congress

Attending IDA World Congress 2015? Visit Carlsbad, the Western Hemisphere’s Largest Desalination Plant

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Aided by the Sea, Israel Overcomes an Old Foe: Drought
May 29 2015 | The New York Times

JERUSALEM — At the peak of the drought, Shabi Zvieli, an Israeli gardener, feared for his livelihood.

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Canadian Heavy Oil Association Conference

IDE is proud to sponsor and present at the Canadian Heavy Oil Association (CHOA) Conference, taking place November 3-4 in Calgary, Alberta.

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4th Latin American Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse
October 15-17 2014 | Santiago, Chile

IDE is proud to sponsor and present at the 4th Latin American Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse, taking place October 15-17 in Santiago, Chile.

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IDE Celebrates Launch of Vasilikos Desalination Plant in Cyprus

IDE recently celebrated the launch of the ground-breaking and industry-leading Vasilikos desalination plant in Cyprus.

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Global Water Summit 2014
April 07-08 2014 | Paris, France

IDE Proud to be shortlisted twice

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APPEA 2014
April 06-09 2014 | Perth, Australia

IDE is a sponsor and exhibitor at the largest annual upstream oil and gas event in the southern hemisphere, which attracts delegates from across the country and the world.

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Israel Desalination Society (IDS) Conference – The Story of Water
March 24 2014 | Ramat Gan, Israel

The Israeli Water Association (IsWA) annual conference enables a meeting of all professionals of the water arena

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COSIA – Oil Sands Water Conference and Workshops
March 11-13 2014 | Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

The Oil Sands Water Conference and Workshops has earned a reputation for being the pre-eminent forum for discussions of issues surrounding the use of water in the oil sands industry in Alberta.

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Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference 2014
February 10-12 2014 | Tel Aviv, Israel

IDE will host a site tour of the Hadera plant – a flagship of the desalination industry.

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Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) 2014
June 01-05 2014 | Singapore

IDE is a speaker, exhibitor and sponsor at the SIWW, which is the global platform to share and co-create innovative water solutions. Stakeholders from the global water industry gather here to share business opportunities and showcase the latest water technologies.

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Watec 2013, showcasing IDE’s most advanced technologies in desalination and industrial water treatment
October 22-24 2013 | Tel Aviv, Israel

October 22-24, Tel Aviv, Israel

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IDA World Congress on Water Desalination and Reuse 2013
October 21-25 2013 | Tianjin, China

October 20-25, 2013, Tianjin, China

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Oil Sands and Heavy Oil Technologies 2013 Conference & Expo
July 23-25 2013 | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

23-25 July 2013, Calgary Telus Convention Center, Alberta, Canada

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International Group of Journalists Tours the Sorek Desalination Plant

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IDE Technologies Donates Two RO Water Purification Systems at OM Foundation School and Science Divine Vidyapeeth in India

IDE Technologies believes in providing clean and safe drinking water to areas around the world that do not have easy access.

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Indian Delegation Meets IDE Technologies Senior Executives at the Sorek Desalination Plant
June 2018 | Israel

Last month, a 14 member delegation from India, including Mr. Vijay Rupani, Hon. Chief Minister of Gujarat, toured the Sorek Desalination Plant in Israel to learn first-hand about IDE innovative water solutions.

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Discover IDE’s Water treatment solutions

IDE has a wide range of groundbreaking water treatment solutions. Choose the option that best describes your field of interest and discover how IDE can benefit your business.

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Israel’s President Visits Sorek Desalination Plant

IDE Technologies’ Executive Chairman, Avshalom Felber, toasts with desalination water with the Israeli President, Mr. Reuven Rivlin, at the Sorek Desalination Plant

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IDE Named One of MIT Technology Review’s 50 Smartest Companies 2015

IDE is proud to be ranked #18 on MIT Technology Review’s annual list of the 50 Smartest Companies.

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U.S. Secretary of Energy Visited the Sorek Desalination Plant

This visiting was a part of an agreement to broaden energy cooperation between the U.S. and Israel

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Carlsbad has won the prestigious Desalination Plant of the Year 2016

We’re delighted to announce that Carlsbad has won the prestigious Desalination Plant of the Year 2016 at the Global Water Awards.

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Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S. Visits the Carlsbad Desalination Plant

Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S., Ron Dermer, tours the Carlsbad Desalination Plant with CEO of IDE Americas, Gilad Cohen

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Reuse, Desalination Emerge as Global Force to Combat Drought, Sustain Water Supply

Water scarcity is a worldwide problem, with more than half a billion people today lacking access to clean water.

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Committee on Public Administration, Regional Development and the Environment of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic visit the Hadera Desalination Plant

Led by Nir Weisman from IDE Technologies, The Committee on Public Administration, Regional Development, and the Environment of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic tasted high-quality water at the Hadera Desalination Plant

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Brazilian Foreign Affairs Minister and Brazilian Ambassador Tour the Sorek Desalination Plant

The Brazilian Foreign Affairs Minister, Aloysio Nunes, and Brazilian Ambassador, Paulo Cesar Meira De Vasconcellos, visited the Sorek Desalination Plant

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U.S. Senator to California visits the Sorek Desalination Plant to Learn about Effective Water Management

Got an inside look at the Sorek Desalination Plant

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Miami-Dade County Mayor and Director of the Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department Visit the Sorek Desalination Plant
November 8, 2017

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Formosa Petrochemical Corporation Selects IDE Technologies to Build and Operate Its SWRO Desalination Plant

Plant will utilize IDE’s boron removal system to meet Formosa’s requirement for low boron concentration

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Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, Texas toured IDE’s Sorek Desalination plant

The Mayor and his delegation visited Israel to forge partnerships between various industries that are common to Houston and Israel

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IDE Technologies Completes Re-commissioning of the Santa Barbara Desalination Plant

Plant is now distributing desalinated water into the City’s water system utilizing IDE’s reverse osmosis technology

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Carlsbad Plant Named “Membrane Facility of the Year” at Membrane Technology Conference
March 7, 2017

March 7, 2017 | Gilad Cohen, CEO of IDE Americas, discusses the membrane technology used in the Carlsbad Desalination Plant

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IDE’s Expansion of the Reliance Jamnager Refinery Shortlisted by Global Water Awards 2017

The expansion of the Reliance Jamnager Refinery shortlisted as “Industrial Desalination Plant of the Year” by Global Water Awards

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IDE Technologies’ CEO and President, Avshalom Felber, Speaking at the World Ocean Summit

Felber to highlight how to respond to sea-level rise during panel discussion on February 24 in Bali

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IDE Draws on Tremendous Success in 2016 as it rolls into 2017

With multiple award wins, notable visits to Sorek by U.S. dignitaries, and new hires in the U.S., IDE continues to build momentum

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IDE’s CEO and President Selected as a Top Global Water Leader by WWi Magazine

IDE is proud to announce that its CEO and President, Avshalom Felber, was recognized as No. 11 for Water & Wastewater International’s (WWi) Top 25 Leaders list [...]

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In recognition of breakthrough desalination technologies that significantly benefit the environment, IDE has been awarded a World Technology Award for 2016 by the World Technology Network.
December 8th, 2016 | Los Angeles

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Praising IDE’s “faster, more cost-efficient and environment-friendly desalination process”, Fortune hails the “engineering alchemy” that has allowed the company to rise to no. 2 in the Change The World list

This list recognizes companies that have had a positive social impact through activities that are part of their core business strategy, rated by level of innovation, measurable social impact and business results [...]

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For the second year in a row, IDE named one of the 50 Smartest Companies in the World 2016
June 21st, 2016 | Massachusetts

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Leading US officials visit Sorek to learn how IDE can help with severe drought conditions
May 2016, Sorek, Israel

As part of an agreement to broaden energy cooperation between the U.S. and Israel. US officials visited the Sorek Desalination Plant.

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U.S. Ambassador to Israel and Environment, Science and Technology Officer visit Sorek

Ambassador of the U.S. to Israel, Daniel B. Shapiro, and Environment, Science & Technology officer for the Office of the U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Chuck H. Ashley, toured the Sorek desalination plant this week

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IDE Hosts the Singapore Minister for the Environment & Water Resources

The Minister was accompanied by IDE’s CEO Avshalom Felber and Dr. Boris Liberman

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Lt. Governor of Texas, Dan Patrick, toured the Sorek desalination plant this week as part of economic development visits between the U.S. and Israel.

During the visit in the Sorek desalination plant Lt. Gov. Patrick was joined by IDE Technologies’ Executive VP and, COO, Amnon Levy.

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IDE’s CTO Voted Top Water Industry Leader by WWi Magazine for Second Year in a Row

Industry Leader by WWi Magazine for Second Year in a Row

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Texas Governor visiting the Sorek desalination plant
January 20 2016 | Sorek

This visiting was part of an economic development mission to Israel, hosted by IDE CEO Avshalom Felber

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IDE Americas to Provide Reverse Osmosis Solution for Revitalization of Seawater Desalination Facility in California

With IDE’s proven and energy-efficient solution, Santa Barbara desalination plant to help meet California’s growing water needs during historic drought

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Nation’s Largest Seawater Desalination Plant Enhances Water Supply Reliability for San Diego County
October 1st 2015 | San Diego, CA

Region Commemorates History-Making Project, Dedicates New Plant in Honor of Former Carlsbad Mayor Claude ‘Bud’ Lewis

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IDE’s Horizontal Mechanical Vapor Compression (MVC) Evaporators Chosen for China’s First Produced Water Treatment Facility
August 31st 2015 | China

MVC evaporators to provide reliable solution at low cost with reduced energy consumption and high availability.

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Aided by the Sea, Israel Overcomes an Old Foe: Drought
May 29 2015 | The New York Times

JERUSALEM - At the peak of the drought, Shabi Zvieli, an Israeli gardener, feared for his livelihood.

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IDE Celebrates 50 Years of Providing High Quality Water Worldwide
May 15th 2015 | Eilat, Israel

IDE Celebrates 50 Years of Providing High Quality Water Worldwide IDE recently celebrated 50 years of achievement and excellence at a company weekend in Eilat. 250 employees in Israel and their families were invited to the jubilee celebration.

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IDE Celebrates Official Opening of New Offices in Australia
March, 03 2015 | Australia

IDE is excited to invite you to celebrate the official opening of its new Australia offices at two special events on Tuesday, March 10 in Brisbane:

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IDE’s Sorek Desalination Plant Highlighted as a Top 10 Breakthrough Technology by MIT Technology Review

IDE’s Sorek Desalination Plant Highlighted as a Top 10 Breakthrough Technology by MIT Technology Review IDE’s seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant in Sorek, Israel has been hailed among the top 10 breakthrough technologies in 2015 by MIT Technology Review.

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IDE’s CTO Named a Top Water Industry Leader by WWi Magazine

IDE is proud to announce that its CTO Dr. Boris Liberman was voted one of Water & Wastewater International’s top 25 industry leaders.

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IDE Technologies Expands to Texas, Brings on Local Water Industry Expert and Opens Austin Office

Mark Ellison, former manager of strategic water initiatives for Governor Rick Perry, joins IDE to address Texas’ water needs

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IDE’s Desalination Plant in Ashkelon, Israel Sets World Record

IDE’s Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant in Ashkelon, Israel recently reached a world record of producing and delivering 1 billion m3 of high quality tap water since the start of its operation in 2005.

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Executive Vice Governor of Shandong Visits IDE’s Desalination Plant in Sorek, Israel
November 3rd 2014 | Sorek Israel

During the visit, Mr. Sun and his delegation also witnessed the signing of a brine treatment contract by Mr. Bruno Escojido

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IDE Technologies Expands its Australian Footprint with New Offices in Sydney and Brisbane

Michael Howard, water industry veteran with 28 years of senior management experience, appointed Australia General Manager

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Mark Lambert, CEO of IDE Americas, talks to San Diego 6 News about Carlsbad Project

Hear how Carlsbad will help with the Southern Californian drought

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Ron Yachini, VP Business Development of IDE, interviewed by Tom Freyburg of WWI Magazine at SIWW 2014

Ron talks about how innovation is changing the desalination industry. 

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Mark Lambert, CEO of IDE Americas, talks to CNBC about desalination potential in North America

Hear Mark share his prediction of how desalination can help North America solve its various water challenges and how the technology is helping solve drought challenges all over the world.

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Vice Premier of China Visits IDE’s Desalination Facility in Hadera, Israel
May 21st 2014 | Hadera

Vice Premier of China Visits IDE’s Desalination Facility in Hadera, Israel The Vice Premier of the People’s Republic of China, Mrs. Liu Yandong, recently toured IDE’s desalination plant in Hadera, Israel, a flagship of the desalination industry.

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IDE wins Global Water Awards’ Desalination Plant of the Year and noted with Distinction for Desalination Company of the Year!

With the world’s largest and most advanced desalination plants, IDE demonstrates technological leadership, high efficiency, reduced cost and environmental responsibility [...]

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IDE’s Horizontal Mechanical Vapor Compression (MVC) Evaporators Chosen to Expand SAGD Site in Canada

MVC evaporators to increase water capacity at low cost with reduced energy consumption

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IDE Technologies Shortlisted for Two Global Water Awards – Desalination Company of the Year and Desalination Plant of the Year

IDE Technologies is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted in two categories of the Global Water Awards, including Desalination Company of the Year, which IDE won in 2011.

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IDE Technologies Expands its Latin American Footprint with New Office in Chile

Rodrigo Turra, water industry veteran with 18 years of experience, appointed Country Sales Director

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Largest Desalination Plant in Western Hemisphere Completes First Year of Construction

Project on Track to Deliver up to 50 Million Gallons of Water per Day by Early 2016

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Reliance Chooses IDE’s Reverse Osmosis Solution to Expand India’s Largest Desalination Plant
December 11th 2013 | Jamnagar, India

Desalination plant to increase water capacity at low cost with reduced energy consumption

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World’s Largest SWRO Desalination Plant Now Fully Operational
October 02nd 2013 | Israel

IDE and Hutchison Water’s Sorek desalination plant produces high quality water at low cost

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IDE’s Desalination Units Chosen to Expand Desalination Plant in Asia

Desalination units to meet increased water capacity needs with lowest energy consumption

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Mulpha Australia Selects IDE’s Green Reverse Osmosis System for New Desalination Plant at Hayman, Great Barrier Reef

IDE PROGREEN™ delivers an eco-friendly, modular and compact offering to a resort island location

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IDE and Clean Harbors Form Research Partnership to Enhance Oil Sands Produced Water Evaporators

Joint R&D program combines reliable and safer evaporation technology with advanced cleaning

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Construction of Carlsbad Desalination Project Begins

IDE Technologies recently attended a celebration in Carlsbad, California to mark the start of construction of the Carlsbad Desalination Project

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IDE Signs Agreement with BEWG at ITTC 2013

IDE Signs Agreement with BEWG at ITTC 2013 IDE Technologies recently attended the 2013 Beijing International Technology Transfer Congress (ITTC), an annual international technology exchange and partnering event held by the Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission.

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Carlsbad Desalination Project Wins 2013 Global Water Awards ‘Desalination Deal of the Year’

Largest desalination plant in the western hemisphere is honored for marking significant step forward for the water industry

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Carlsbad Desalination Project Recognized as ‘North American Water Deal of the Year’ for 2012

IDE is pleased to announce that the Carlsbad Desalination Project has been recognized by Project Finance, an international infrastructure finance magazine, as the ‘North American Water Deal of the Year’ for 2012

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IDE Plants Shortlisted for 2 GWI Awards – Desalination Deal of the Year and Industrial Water Project of the Year

Carlsbad and Cape Preston desalination projects set milestones in North America and Australia

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Statkraft Chooses IDE Technologies to Design Pilot Facility for Osmotic Power Generation

The project is first of its kind to generate clean, green energy by mixing seawater and fresh water [...]

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