The successes and achievements of the South Australian water industry were recognised and celebrated at the 2017 WIA Smart Water Awards Ceremony & Luncheon on Friday 7 July.
The Awards were attended by 200 industry professional from across the water sector.
The Ceremony was hosted by Ali Clarke, ABC Radio Mornings presenter, with presentations from the Honourable Ian Hunter MLC, Minister for Water and the River Murray and Nigel McBride, CEO of Business SA.
The 2017 Smart Water Award Winners are:
TRILITY Innovation Award
Winner: SA Water
For the Energy Management Program
Allwater Alliancing Award
Winner: Australian Water Environments, Aqueon, Water Data Services & Alano Water, (with Syntec Global and HASSELL)
For the Australia China Sponge City Consortium
Allwater Alliancing High Commendation:
Dematec Automation & HydroPlan
For the Gawler Water Reuse Scheme
Australian Water Association Environmental Improvement Award
Winner: Major Projects, Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
For Weir Pool Manipulation in the South Australian River Murray
SA Water Leadership Award
Recipient: Andrew Johnson PSM, Executive Sector Specialist, International Centre for Water Resource Management (ICE WaRM) and Former Executive Director PIRSA
Minister’s Award for Excellence in Sustainable Water Management
Winner: Wallbridge Gilbert Aztec
For Environmental Stormwater Management for a greenfield urban development
The WIA would like to congratulate the 2017 Award Winners, and thank the Awards Sponsors and WIA members for their ongoing support. We are looking forward to celebrating further achievements of the South Australian water industry at the 2018 Smart Water Awards.