The Kuwait university pilot plant: a single multi-effect plant to study the variation of evaporation parameters at different temperatures

M. A. Darwish, N. M. Al Najem, T. Froment, J. de Gunzbourg

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The Mechanical Engineering Department of the Kuwait University has purchased from ENTROPIE S.A. (France) a specially designed multiple effect vertically stacked desalination pilot plant with a capacity of 50 cum/day. The unit is designed to operate in multi-effect mode at any top brine temperature between 60°C and 110°C. The unit can alos be run with specially designed thermocompressors at 60°C and 110°C.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)277-288
Number of pages12
Issue numberC
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1989
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Water Science and Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Filtration and Separation

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