Souk Tleta Desalination Plant, Algeria

Client
Algeria Energy Company
Location
Algeria
Project
Design, develop, build, own, operate and maintain on 25-year concession
Capacity
200,000 m3/day
Awards
Highly Commended - Desalination Plant of the Year, Global Water Awards 2012
Online
2011

The Souk Tleta Desalination Plant is a joint venture project with Malakoff Berhad of Malaysia and the state-owned Algeria Energy Company. It marked Hyflux’s entry into the water treatment market in the region.

Situated just 50 m from the coast, the desalination plant employs Hyflux’s ultrafiltration membrane technology for the pre-treatment process, followed by a reverse osmosis treatment process. The water produced is for Algeria’s state-owned national water company and the national oil company