Victor Monsalvo of Aqualia presented MIDES to an audience of water professionals on 23 October at the International Desalination Association (IDA) World Congress 2019 in Dubai. The World Congress is described as “a globally recognized event in the field of advanced water treatment specifically related to desalination and water reuse. ”
In his presentation Mr. Monsalvo covered points including:
- The MIDES pilot technology, and the demonstration sites to be inaugurated soon: first in Denia, Spain, in the last week of November, followed by other sites planned for Spain and Chile.
- Specifics on pre-treatment technologies being further developed in Denia, and how the various aspects of the MIDES project are being brought together by consortium members who have successfully developed their specific components.
- Announcement of the 2-day Desalination School to be held in Denia to celebrate the launch of the demonstration site, along with a MIDES Workshop and the project General Assembly.
It will be a busy week of innovation being showcased at the Aqualia Desalination Innovation Center in Denia!
For more information on Desalination Week, download the program at this link.