Burullus Desalination And Water Treatment Facilities



Burullus power project includes desalination and water/waste water treatment systems to serve the plant water demand of high purity demineralized water required for HRSG feed as well as various power plant users. Sea water from Mediterranean Sea is supplied via intake structure to feed the desalination system through power plant pump house where supply pumps and sea water screens is located. The desalination and water/waste water treatment installed in Burrulus power project includes:

Intake Design Open intake
Chlorination System On-site Hypochlorite Generation 3 x 40kg/hr Cl2
Pretreatment System Ultra filtration (UF) 3 x 2760 m3/day
Desalination System Double Pass reverse Osmosis (RO) system with energy recovery system 3 x 1,000 m3/day
Demineralization System Electro deionization 3 x 960 m3/day
Waste water treatment system Oil separation / clarification / filtration / pH adjustment 2 x 480 m3/day
Potable water treatment Activated carbon filters/remineralization filters 2 x 100 m3/day
Sewage treatment plant Extended aeration STP 2 x 100 m3/day
Project Details
Owner Middle Delta Electricity Production company
Client Orascom Construction
Location Mediterranean sea, Egypt
Date of Award August 2015
Scope Detailed Engineering, Procurement Support, and Design Review