Design, construction and later operation and maintenance
Ras Abu Fontas 3 will have a capacity of 164,000 m3 per day and construction work on the plant will begin in the next few weeks. The off taker for the water produced will be Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA)
The plant represent a real milestone in the world of desalination, as it is the first time that reverse osmosis technology will be used on a large scale in Qatar. To date, only evaporation technology was used to desalinate water.