Encouraging innovation in sustainable urban water management with the goal of protecting scarce resources is increasingly seen as making wise economic and environmental sense, rather than as being the lofty dream of past decades.

A selection of news bites taken from the 2015 edition of Future Water magazine.

Published in General News

Grenfell Street water main replacement

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 16:19

In late August 2014, SA Water commenced a $1.9-million replacement of a water main on the southern side of Grenfell Street, in Adelaide’s central business district. The project involved the installation of 561 metres of new water main along Grenfell Street, between King William and Pulteney Streets. SA Water contracted South Australian company SEM Utilities to deliver the project.

Published in General News

A South Australian program included in the Murray-Darling Basin Plan has pushed up the price of irrigation licences across the system.

Published in General News

A plan by the South Australian Government to use fresh water from the River Murray to lower salinity in Lake Albert is continuing to divide opinions in the local community.

Published in General News

Central QLD flyover to assess dam options

Thursday, 09 October 2014 08:46

Three federal politicians will fly over central Queensland today to look at options for new dams in the region.

Published in Water Storage

A major dredging program will soon begin in the Hastings River, with sand pumped out of the river and onto the nearby Town Beach.

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