Monthly Archives: September 2013


Desalination HDDW is a subsurface intake system for desalination plants. Several intake systems are discussed in this article, amongst others horizontal wells or drains. The most important aspects that are mentioned in this article are geology, lack of long-term operating data and the ability to clean a (partially) clogged screen. This was one of the […]

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HDDW around the world: watermanagement in Scandinavia

The Danish engineering company Orbicon and Visser&Smit Hanab have signed a Letter of Intent to develop the market for HDDW in Scandinavia. Both parties expect that their cooperation will be a succes in the Scandinavian market with repect to the application of HDDW in the extraction of drinking water. Orbicon is a Danish engineering company […]

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