The 2010 Global Water Awards: Desalination Plant of the Year

For the desalination plant commissioned during 2009 that represents the most impressive technical achievement in the industry.

Barcelona-Llobregat, Spain

What is it?
A 200,000m3/d seawater reverse osmosis plant serving metropolitan Barcelona.

Who is responsible?
The EPC contract was carried out by a joint venture of Degrémont, Agbar, DRACE medioambiente and Dragados. Degrémont supplied the equipment, with Hydranautics supplying the membranes. ERI provided the energy recovery devices.

What makes it special?
* The low point ...

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