Assessment of Impacts from Local Reclamation on Intake, Bahrain

An assessment of the effects of reclamation activities on the Bapco refinery cooling water intake. Environment Arabia sub-contracted HR Wallingford (UK) to carry out the assessment (i.e. hydrodynamic modelling, thermal dispersion and sediment transport, and reporting) as specialists in this field with wide experience in Bahrain and the Gulf.

Environment Arabia carried out water quality sampling for turbidity, Total Suspended Solids, Total Dissolved Solids and temperature at chosen survey stations around the intake, in addition to sediment quality sampling & analysis.