The project is DEWA’s first Independent Water Producer model (IWP) project
The value of awarded contracts in Q1 2019 alone represented approximately 48% of the total value of contracts awarded in 2018.
The 909,000 cubic metres per day (m3/day) desalination plant will be located in Taweelah in Abu Dhabi
Agreements in Egypt and Bahrain are set to open up new markets for the company
The desalination plant will use reverse osmosis (RO) seawater desalination technology and will boast a potable water capacity of 450,000cu/m per day.
While Saudi Arabia has increasingly turned to desalination to make up for its lack of surface and ground water, Qatrah aims to balance the water production/consumption formula through a much wider variety of means