Best Ozwater Presentation - Previous Recipients

2017
Best Ozwater Paper and Presentation
Colin Chapman, Queensland Urban Utilities for the paper and presentation 'Innovation: Harnessing the power of creative minds' 

2016
Best Ozwater Paper and Presentation
Catherine Port, Manager of Product and Asset Management, Sydney Water for the paper and presentation 'A risk-based approach for management and regulation of wet weather overflows.'

Best Ozwater Poster
Peter Prevos, Manager System Monitoring and Reporting, Coliban Water for the poster 'Tap Crawl: Using Taste Testing as a Tool to Transform Employee Perceptions of the Customer Experience.'

2015

Best Ozwater Paper & Presentation
Winner: Amos Branch from University of NSW for the presentation “Chemical Cleaning in Membrane Bioreactors, Implications for Accreditation in Water Recycling.”
Top downloaded ePoster
Winner: Wading through Challenging Waters by Neil Crossing

2014
Best Ozwater Paper 
Winner: Michael Webber, South Australian Water Corporation - "When Does The Taste of Water Become Offensive? Understanding The Social Cost Of Taste and Odour In Drinking Water"
Best Ozwater Poster
Winner: Kun Wang, The University of Auckland - "The Properties of Biosolids Amended With Mussel Shells"

2012
Best Ozwater Paper
Winner: Lynne Powell, Indigenous Partnerships - Opportunities And Obstacles
Highly Commended: Matthew Ferguson, A 12-Month Rainwater Tank Water Savings And Energy Use Study For 52 Real Life Installations

Best Ozwater Poster
Winner: Peter Haylock, Advanced Water Treatment Plant for Midcoast Water

2011
Best Ozwater Paper
Winner: Lionel Ho, Monitoring the Performance of GAC Filters for teh Treatment of River Murray Water

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: Sabrina Woon, Biogas Production Potential from Meat Processing Plant

2010

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: Peter Griffiths, Innovation during the optimisation phase of an alliance – identification of new technologies and improved control for BNR plants

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: Kathryn Linge et.al., Characterising Treated Secondary Wastewater for Drinking Purposes Following Reverse Osmosis Treatment

2009

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: J Morran, Factors Affecting NDMA Formation

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: M Collins-Roe, Rainwater Tank Models: Do they represent the average rainwater tank?

2007

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: Peta Maddy, The Carbon Challenges for the Victorian Water Industry

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: Ashley Elliott, Substitution of Ferric Chloride with Magnafloc

2005

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: B Humphries, Moving Towards Carbon Neutrality

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: Clare Beal, A Review of On-site Wastewater Management Practices in SE Queensland

2001
Best Ozwater Poster
Winner: C Pelekani for Pelekani C., Drikas M. and Bursill D.B., Application of Direct Filtration to MIEX® Treated River Murray Water

1997

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: P Dillion, P Pavelic, X Sibenaler, N Gerges, and R Clark, Aquifer Storage and Recovery of Stormwater Runoff

P Renfrew, Performance Management: The Key to Organisation Effectiveness

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: I B Law, Domestic Non-Potable Reuse – Why Even Consider it?

1995

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: P C Pollard, J Keller, L L Blackall, N J Ashbolt and P F Greenfield, Direct Measurement of Bacterial Growth in Activated Sludge

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: T J Verhoeven, Algal Management Strategy – Delivering the Vision

1993

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: C Donati, M Drikas, R Hayes and G Newcombe, Absorption of Microcystin-LR by Powered Activated Carbon

Best Ozwater Poster
Winner: G Sabburg, M Simms, S Paul and J West, Working with the Community – A Community Consultation Program

 

1991

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: L O Kolarik, C T Chin, L F David and M B Roberts, Electrochemical Coagulation – Filtration Process

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: A G Wright and W M Stamp, A New Strategic Management Scheme for the Sydney Water Board

1989

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: T R Bridle, C K Hertle and T Luceks, The Oil from Sludge Technology – A Cost Effective Sludge Management Option

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: P J Guj, Financial and Program Management

1987

Best Ozwater Paper

Winner: T H Lehmann, J L Williams and Phillips, Innovative Aspects of the Design of Happy Valley Water Filtration Plant

Best Ozwater Poster

Winner: A J Priestly and M A Woods, Sewage Treatment Combining Physico-Chemical Clarification and Anaerobic Digestion

1985

Winner: D W Osborn and H A Nicholls, Biological Nutrient Removal in South Africa

1983

Winner: L C C Koe and Derek K Brady, A Method for Estimating Odour Concentrations Around Wasterwater Treatment Plants

1981

Winner: E A Swinton, P R Nadebaum, R Murtagh and R O’Breirne, Continuous Ion Exchange Using Magnetic Microresins