Congratulations to the 2017 Award Winners

For more information on the Conference Award criteria and nomination process in 2017 please click here

 

Young Water Professionals Conference Attendance Award

Charles Clague

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Veolia Health and Safety Innovation Award

Wellington Water for its Safety in Design process – Alex van Paassen

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Water New Zealand Project Award

Highly Commended: Brylee Reserve Wetland – HEB construction

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Winner: Hunua 4 Watermain Project – Watercare

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.
Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Opus Trainee of the Year

Daemn Hunter, Watercare Services Ltd

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Ronald Hicks Memorial Award

Upgrading Waste Stabilisation Ponds: Reviewing the Options – Hugh Ratsey, The Wastewater Specialists

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Water New Zealand Best Poster Award

Highly Commended: The Residential Water Use Project: Preliminary Results – Amber Garnett, BRANZ

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Winner: How Can Wireline Geophysics Assist The Water Industry – Oliver Gibson, RDCL

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

CH2M Beca Young Water Professional of the Year

Emily Afoa, Morphum

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

ProjectMax Young Author Prize & Hynds Presentation of the Year

Small-scale wastewater treatment technologies for challenging environments – Katrina Bukauskas, Andrew Koolhof, P Kim and M King

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.
Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Hynds Paper of the Year

Runner Up: Auckland’s Central Interceptor: Innovations from Planning Through Detailed Design – Stephen Grace, Watercare Services, Nigel Kay, Jacobs New Zealand, Victor Romero,McMillen Jacobs

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Winner: Operational Use of Rain Radar in Auckland – Luke Sutherland- Stacey, Weather Radar NZ Ltd, Tom Joseph Mott MacDonald Ltd, Ken Williams, Auckland Council, John Nicol, Weather Radar NZ Ltd, Nick Brown, Auckland Council, Geoff Austin, Weather Radar NZ Ltd

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Honorary Life Membership

Graeme Mills

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Golden Shovel

Neal Borrie, Aqualinc Research

Day Two of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Thursday 21 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Best Multi Stand

Winner: Water Outlook

Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.
Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Runner-Up: Assa Abloy

Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.
Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Best Single Stand

Winner: Stormwater 360

Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.
Stormwater 360 2
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Runner-Up: Steelpipe

Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.
Day Three of Water NZ Annual Conference & Expo, Claudelands, Hamilton, Friday 22 September 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Water New Zealand
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.

Operations Challenge

Aces of Assets, Hamilton City Council

Operations Challenge Winners
Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.