Water > Management

Researchers find low-cost, sustainable way to explore groundwater

15 May, 2019

Researchers have developed a new, passive technique to investigate groundwater resources. The method is more sustainable and costs less than current techniques.


Government pledges action in response to fish deaths report

11 April, 2019

The federal government has responded to an independent report into the 2018–19 fish deaths in the lower Darling region, pledging over $70 million to enact the report's recommendations.


Pumps United PFAS treatment system

04 April, 2019

Pumps United has engineered a treatment process that is designed to remediate PFAS contamination.


Watch your water footprint, says WaterAid

20 March, 2019

Food and clothing imports are preventing many poor and marginalised communities from getting a daily clean water supply, according to a new report from WaterAid.


Billions wasted in water recovery subsidies, reveals ANU study

07 March, 2019

An ANU study has revealed that billions of dollars are being wasted in water recovery subsidies across the Murray–Darling Basin.


Murray–Darling water prices unlikely to reach millennium peaks

07 March, 2019

ABARES research reveals that water allocation prices in 2019–20 are unlikely to reach Millennium Drought peaks.


Sensor technology to manage sewer network

23 January, 2019

South East Water worked with Frankston City Council to deploy a series of sewer management programs designed to minimise the impact of spills on the environment.


CEO Insights 2019: Francois Gouws, TRILITY Group

20 December, 2018

Francois Gouws, MD of TRILITY Group, talks about the impact of energy policy uncertainty and AI technology on the Australian water industry.


CEO Insights 2019: Jonathan McKeown, Australian Water Association

19 December, 2018

Jonathan McKeown predicts trends and talks about the threats facing the Australian water industry in 2019.


Seeking ideas on reducing emissions from WWTPs

15 October, 2018

Melbourne Water is launching a competition where entrants can submit ideas on how to reduce wastewater emissions and potentially share in an AU$200,000 prize pool.


Improving water security in the face of climate change

24 August, 2018

SA's Goyder Institute has developed tools to help planners and policymakers assess the impact of climate change on water resource systems and guide adaption planning.


Govt action could see Melbourne save 100bn litres annually

14 August, 2018

Better water efficiency could see Greater Melbourne save up to 100 billion litres of water annually by 2050, according to a report released by Kingspan Environmental.


Victorian schools lead the way in water savings

10 August, 2018

Queenscliff Primary School, based in southern Victoria, has become the 1100th school registered for the state's Schools Water Efficiency Program (SWEP).


Environmental protection takes to the road and sea

27 July, 2018

A highly efficient low-maintenance liquid-to-solid waste separator has extended its versatility by being offered in skid-mounted format that can be carried by truck or trailer to remote and environmentally sensitive applications.


Improving wastewater treatment performance to create new business opportunities

21 May, 2018 by Michael Romer, Business Development Manager, Calix

Alternative wastewater treatment options can reduce maintenance costs and improve in odour.


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