Water Journal : Current August 2017
www.awa.asn.au 25 THE AUSTRALIAN WATER AWARDS RECOGNISES PROJECT AND INDIVIDUAL EXCELLENCE FROM ACROSS THE SECTOR. THIS YEAR'S WINNERS INCLUDE: Research Innovation Award: University of Queensland for their work on nitrogen removal from wastewater while maximising resource recovery. Program Innovation Award: Sydney Water for their "Keep Wipes out of Pipes" customer education campaign. Infrastructure Project Innovation Award (sponsored by WSP): Power and Water Corporation, SUEZ and Goodline for the Adelaide River Water Treatment Plant Water Industry Safety Excellence Award (sponsored by WSAA): Water Corporation for their crawler technology adaptation. Best Water e-Journal Paper: N Taylor, D Kent, K Woodbury, M Lewis and S Muralitharan for their technical paper "Green Square: Protecting Communities and Enabling Urban Renewal Through Effective Flood Risk Management". See the insert later in the magazine to read their award-winning paper in full. Australian Stockholm Junior Water Prize (sponsored by Xylem): Macinley Butson from Illawarra Grammar School for her 'solar system' filtration device. Student Water Prize: Kaitlyn Bell from the University of Wollongong for developing a performance measuring device for improved monitoring of sewer pump stations. Congratulations to all the winners!
Current May 2017