Leverage potential for higher efficiency of desalination plants

Water is the number one resource, and desalination is a key technology to produce sufficient and affordable drinking water. While the market is growing steadily, it is at the same time subject to enormous cost pressures. To achieve optimum plant performance and return on investment, the industry needs to streamline the design, construction, commissioning, and operation of desalination plants.

Digital Solutions for an efficient and sustainable water supply

Siemens provides a broad and proven portfolio of products and services for both plant-level data integration and OT/IT integration: technologies, which can help standardize the control design and optimize operation processes within desalination plants, increasing plant transparency and supporting informed decision making. 


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Use cases

Precise measurement for more efficient processes and water quality

Our process instrumentation and analytics portfolio has the right solution for any measurement task in a desalination plant. We can help you make processes more efficient and to comply with regulatory guidelines and quality standards. 

Our interactive process chart gives you an overview of the process steps and indicates the best product fit for the measurement task.

Financial solutions to support desalination investment projects

Digitalization and automation solutions from Siemens provide all the tools for streamlining design and commissioning of desalination plants as well as increasing plant and process performance. To support the required investment, Siemens also offers tailored financial services – empowering desalination plant operators to unlock new fields of innovation and sustainable growth.

Contact our desalination experts

Digital twins shall be used as an industry standard to leverage untapped potential in seawater desalination.
Cosima Sichel, Business Developer Water Industry, Siemens AG
Standardization, automation, and digitalization enable to increase the speed of engineering and designing desalination plants and exploit their full potential.
Paul Conroy, Business Developer Water Industry, Siemens AG

Applied solutions in real projects for desalination plants

Desalinate seawater. Prevent water scarcity. With Siemens.