Upgrading the National System

Upgrading the national system for the receipt of desalinated water

In 2014 “Mekorot” will complete the national system upgrade for the receipt of desalinated water. This includes setting up a complete and complex system, which includes:

• Elaborate pumping stations
• Pipelines of a particularly large diameter
• Large reservoirs and pools for pooling large amounts of water
• Innovative control rooms
• Advanced monitoring systems to ensure the quality of the water supplied
• Implementation of current models of water transport
• Additional technological means


Thus, “Mekorot” enables the connection of all five desalination facilities along the Mediterranean Sea to the national water system and the integration of the desalinated water with the water from other sources from which the Group provides