Best Water e-Journal Paper Award
All papers published on Water e-Journal
will be eligible for consideration for Best Water e-Journal
Paper (formerly Best Water Journal
Paper, formerly the Guy Parker Award).
Papers will be judged by our technical advisory committee and shortlisted for the annual award, which will be announced at Ozwater.
Please see Submission Guidelines
for details on word count, style and other requirements, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information.
2016 Award Winner
Green Square: Protecting Communities and Enabling Urban Renewal Through Effective Flood Risk Management.
N Taylor, D Kent, K Woodbury, M Lewis, S Muralitharan
Published in Water e-Journal, Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016.
This paper discusses the challenges in designing and constructing a storm water conveyance system to minimize flash flooding. The methods used included sophisticated numerical and physical hydraulic modeling coupled with innovative micro-tunneling to avoid multiple urban services and telecommunication services. This graphically rich paper by Taylor and Kent demonstrates state of the art civil engineering design and practice applied to an urban water problem.
See our list of past recipients here.