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Sorek Desalination Plant, Israel

The Sorek desalination located about 15km south of Tel Aviv, Israel, became operational in October 2013 with a seawater treatment capacity of 624,000m³/day, which makes it world’s biggest seawater desalination plant.

The desalination facility uses seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) process providing water to Israel’s national water carrier system.

Construction of the desalination plant began in January 2011 and was completed with a total investment of about $400m.

Image Credits: IDE Technologies

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