Groundwave Drilling Services specialises in Sonic Drilling, Large Diameter Wells , RC, Diamond and Tight Access Rotary Drilling with operations in Australia and Papua New Guinea and have also worked in Antarctica. They provide world class Environmental, Geotechnical and Exploration drilling services using diverse and innovative techniques to achieve the very best results for their clients. Backed by decades of drilling experience Groundwave prides itself on being safe, reliable and environmentally sustainable. Groundwave operates on an ‘anytime, anywhere, any method’ philosophy
AECOM is a recognised leader in dam engineering and provides a full range of services including risk assessment, feasibility through to design and construction, commissioning, on-going safety surveillance, maintenance and decommissioning. We frequently draw upon specialty expertise from the wider resource pool of AECOM offices to successfully deliver projects. This allows us to have a core local team while utilising regional and international expertise and state of the art practice to deliver best for project outcomes for our clients.
SunWater is Queensland’s leading regional bulk water company, supporting more than 5000 customers in the agriculture, local government, mining, industrial and energy sectors. SunWater supplies around 40% of the water used commercially in Queensland and manages an extensive network of infrastructure including 19 dams and 64 weirs and barrages
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SRG are an Australian complex services company solving the challenging and difficult problems others can’t. Our vision is to make the complex simple for our customers. SRG has an impressive track record of dam strengthening and remediation projects on many large dams both within Australia and internationally. SRG are also world leaders in permanent ground anchor design and installation establishing several world records with 91 strand anchors having breaking loads over 25,000kN and lengths in excess of 142 metres.
WaterNSW is a State-Owned Corporation established under the WaterNSW Act and operates under an Operating Licence issued and monitored by the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART). We are NSW’s bulk water supplier, river operator and your one stop shop for licensing, water trades and water information. We supply two thirds of water used in NSW from our 42 dams, rivers and pipelines to regional towns, irrigators, Sydney Water Corporation and local water utilities. We also own and operate the largest surface and groundwater monitoring network in the southern hemisphere and build, maintain and operate essential infrastructure.
Entura is one of the world’s most experienced specialist power and water consulting firms. We enable safe and sustainable power and water infrastructure to make a positive and enduring contribution to communities.
Our consulting services cover every aspect of power and water infrastructure projects, from strategy, planning, design and construction through to operation, maintenance, risk management and training.
Due to our unique asset-owner heritage, our technical expertise is grounded in more than 100 years of experience contributing to the development, operation and maintenance of renewable energy and water infrastructure.
Melbourne Water makes a vital contribution to the famous Melbourne lifestyle through the supply of high-quality water, reliable sewerage services, healthy waterways, integrated drainage and flood management services and cooler greener spaces. We help make greater Melbourne one of the most liveable cities in the world.
SMEC is a progressive company, delivering engineering excellence, design innovation and advisory services to clients worldwide. In partnership with the Surbana Jurong Group we provide a talent pool of 13,000 people across a network of 110 offices in over 40 countries.
A leader in the field of dams and hydropower, our expertise encompasses all aspects of dam investigation, design, construction and dam safety management. This includes foundation and seismic assessments; geotechnical, hydrologic, hydraulic and structural design; and the design and construction management of spillways and hydraulic structures
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Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services, including all aspects of engineering, architecture, and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. We serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Our global network includes more than 250 offices in more than 30 countries.
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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.
We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. We’re designers, planners, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.
Southern Rural Water (SRW) is a water corporation in southern Victoria that owns and operates 7 large dams and 9 diversion weirs.
Our highly experienced dam safety team provides consulting services including;
- Advice on dam safety programs;
- Interpreting monitoring data;
- Inspection and reporting;
- Preparation of Operation and Maintenance Manuals and Dam Safety Emergency Plans;
- Review of reports such as safety reviews or risk assessments.
We understand the challenges of meeting contemporary dam safety standards in a cost-effective manner. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Goulburn-Murray Water is Australia’s largest rural water corporation delivering water to more than 39,000 customers. We manage 24 lakes, dams, reservoirs and weirs in northern Victoria, including four on behalf of the Murray Darling Basin Authority. This accounts for 70 per cent of Victoria’s stored water resources. We maintain the integrity of our dams through regular operation and maintenance activities, routine safety surveillance, dam safety evaluations and where appropriate rehabilitation works.
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Richard Rodd is a Member of ANCOLD, with experience covering all phases of investigation, design, construction and safety of major dams (around 100). For the last 15 years Richard has been an independent Peer/Expert Reviewer of dam projects (over 50 dams). He has extensive experience in dam design and construction. He is the Convenor of the ANCOLD Retarding Basin Design and Construction Guideline Committee and a Working Group Member of the Foundation Investigation for Dams Guideline Committee. He has been the author or co-author of a many peer reviewed technical papers on dam projects, (several on large ground anchor technology).
Damwatch Engineering Limited is an engineering consultancy specialising in dam engineering for the hydro-electric, irrigation and water supply sectors.
The company is highly respected for its expertise in seismic engineering, dam safety and innovative approaches to remediation solutions.
Damwatch is now management owned and is New Zealand’s largest and most experienced specialist dam engineering consultancy, with over 750 years combined dam engineering experience.
We have projects in Australia, the Pacific, SE Asia and North America.
Hydro Tasmania is Australia’s leading clean energy business, largest generator of renewable energy, and largest water manager.
For over a century, we’ve led clean energy innovation in Australia – building 54 major dams, 30 hydropower stations and two major wind farms. We employ more than 1100 people and produce about 9000 GWh of renewable energy from hydropower each year.
GHD is one of the world’s leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. Committed to creating lasting community benefit, our connected global network of 10000 diverse people delivers engineering, architecture, environmental, advisory, digital and construction services to public and private sector clients across five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America – and the Pacific region.
Klohn Crippen Berger (KCB) is an award-winning engineering, geoscience and environmental consulting firm delivering professional and practical technical solutions. With our strong culture of quality, health and safety, community engagement and ethics, and over 65 years of developing sustainable solutions for clients, we’re ready for your challenging mining, energy, power, transportation or infrastructure projects.
SA Water is South Australia’s leading provider of water and sewage services for around 1.7 million people. For more than 160 years we have been working together with South Australians to ensure a reliable supply of safe, clean water and a dependable sewerage system. We are committed to ensuring our services represent excellent value
We are the principal supplier of water, wastewater and drainage services in Western Australia to hundreds of thousands of homes, businesses and farms, as well as providing bulk water to farms for irrigation.
Our services, projects and activities span over 2.6 million square kilometres. We have regional offices in Perth, Bunbury, Albany, Karratha, Geraldton, Northam and Kalgoorlie which allow our employees to provide a high level of professional expertise to customers.
We have over 2,500 employees and participate in alliances to manage an asset base of over $15 billion in water supply, wastewater, drainage infrastructure and bulk water for irrigation.
We are owned by the Western Australian Government and accountable to our sole shareholder, Minister for Water the Hon Dave Kelly MLA, for delivery of our services in a commercial manner. Most of our surplus is returned to the government as a dividend to contribute to the development of the state, with the remainder reinvested in capital works.
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Strategic Drilling Services is a Melbourne based drilling contractor servicing the Geotechnical, Mining and resources sectors providing specialised solutions for technically challenging drilling programs. We are the market leader providing safe, high quality, cost effective solutions in alignment with our clients needs and values. We are committed to engaging in a holistic process of continuous improvement that actively embraces participation from all stakeholders, whilst challenging the status quo.
Australian Dams & Water Consultants Pty Ltd (ADWC) is a privately owned, independent engineering consulting business providing high level technical and strategic advice on dam safety management throughout Australia. Our key consultants, David Stewart and Phillip Cummins, are each past Chairmen of ANCOLD and have extensive experience nationally and internationally in major dams and water infrastructure projects. Both are experienced as dam owners and ADWC also works closely with other dam safety specialists to deliver high quality technical and practical advice. ADWC is proud to be a recognised industry leader in dam safety management and to support ANCOLD’s 2018 Conference.