2019 Stormwater NSW Awards for Excellence 

The Stormwater NSW 2019 Awards for Excellence encourages and celebrates excellence in the innovation, development, completion and management of stormwater projects and the people involved.

The 2019 Stormwater NSW Awards for Excellence were presented in an Awards Luncheon at L’Aqua Cockle Bay Wharf on Wednesday, 26th February 2020.

Awards were presented in the following seven categories:

  • Excellence in Strategic or Master Planning
  • Excellence in Infrastructure
  • Excellence in Asset Management
  • Excellence in Research and Innovation
  • Excellence in Policy or Education
  • Excellence in Integrated Stormwater Design
  • Young Stormwater Professional of the Year

2019 Winners

Excellence in Strategic or Master Planning Winner

DUBA, BUDU, BARRA: Ten steps to a living river – The Parramatta River Masterplan.

Parramatta River Catchment Group

Excellence in Infrastructure Winner

Waverley Cemetery – Coastal Walk Rehabilitation

Alluvium Consulting, Waverley Council, ASPECT Studios, Ducros Design, Hibernian Contracting

Excellence in Asset Management Highly Commended – Proudly Sponsored by Ocean Protect

Blacktown City Council Water Sensitive Urban Design Audit Program – Blueprint

Blacktown City Council, E2 Design Lab

Excellence in Asset Management Winner – Proudly Sponsored by Ocean Protect

Knowledge, Integration and Commitment – How the City of Sydney and Optimal Stormwater have massively enhanced stormwater asset management to protect one of Australia’s greatest jewels

Optimal Stormwater, City of Sydney

Excellence in Research and Innovation Winner – Proudly Sponsored by SPEL

Development and Application of the Urban Streamflow Impact Assessment (USIA)

Streamology, CT Environmental, Sydney Water, University of Melbourne

Excellence in Policy and Education Winner

2019 ACT Government Municipal Infrastructure Standard (MIS) and Technical Specifications (MITS) for WSUD Infrastructure

Cardno ACT/NSW, ACT Government Transport Canberra City Services Infrastructure Planning City Operations

Excellence in Integrated Stormwater Design Highly Commended

Design for integrated stormwater and remediation of degraded Sydney Water asset resolving differing stakeholder requirements through collaboration to deliver multiple significant benefits and facilitate industrial infill development at Chullora NSW

Costin Roe Consulting

Excellence in Integrated Stormwater Design Winner

Victoria Park Improvements – Stormwater Treatment Systems in Lake Northam

Alluvium Consulting, City of Sydney, JPW, Warren Smith and Partners

Young Stormwater Professional of the Year

Simon Pearsall

Sydney Water

President’s Award

Knowledge, Integration and Commitment – How the City of Sydney and Optimal Stormwater have massively enhanced stormwater asset management to protect one of Australia’s greatest jewels

Optimal Stormwater, City of Sydney

Further information in regards to the winning projects will be released in the coming weeks. To view the photo gallery for the event click here. Should you have any questions about the 2019 Stormwater NSW Awards for Excellence please contact GEMS Event Management Australia on +61 2 9744 5252 or email jnewmarch@gemsevents.com.au