Looking for urban water research?

Need it quickly and want it to be relevant? In Australia, substantial investment has been made in urban water research; however, as many in the industry know, accessing this growing bank of information and knowledge remains a challenge, as it is spread across many websites, organisations and libraries. Knowing what research is out there is only half the battle – … Continued

Yarra Valley Water’s $20 million investment in Melbourne’s north

Yarra Valley Water is investing $20 million to replace the Wallan Sewage Treatment Plant, which provides source water for the Wallan Recycled Water Treatment Plant.  This recycled water will be supplied to new residential developments in and around Wallan. The Wallan Sewage Treatment Plant is located in Melbourne’s northern growth corridor, and collects sewage from the townships of Wallan, Wallan East, Beveridge, Wandong and Heathcote Junction. Pat McCafferty, … Continued

Technology key to developing water sensitive cities

In a century filled with warnings about the impacts of climate change, water is one resource that is bringing together the brightest minds from across Australia. As Australia’s population continues to increase, so too does the growth of urban centres and inner-city dwellings, placing ever-larger demands upon the existing water supply, wastewater and drainage systems, and the associated high-value … Continued

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