BEL Vessels in Ashdod desalination plant


BEL Composite Industries Ltd, a part of BEL Group, has received an order from IVM for supply of the Pressure Vessels for Ashdod Desalination Plant of 100 Million cubic meter of fresh water per year.

The project, a 25 years B.O.T., by Mekorot Development and Enterprise Ltd, has been awarded, on a turn- key basis, to IVM, a joint venture of Minrav Holdings Ltd. and Spain's Sacyr Vallehermoso SA unit SADYT. The plant is scheduled to be in full production by December 2013.

BEL will supply more than 5,250 pressure vessels (membrane housings) of 1,200 psi (82 bar) working pressure with 8 membranes each for the first stage and of 450 psi (31 bar) working pressure with 7 membranes each for the second stage. Skids configuration is a multiple ports connection with a combination of 3" and 2.5" side ports.

BEL is a world specialist manufacturer and vendor of composite made Pressure Vessels and other equipment for the water industry.

With more than 45 years of experience in the world of composite materials and winding driven products, BEL is serving the process and water industries holding unique wealth of expertise and skilled resources necessary for design, development and manufacturing of advanced composite products from cutting-edge technologies for the chemical and food industries, waste water treatment and water supply.

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