79th Annual Victorian
Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition
Record numbers pour into Bendigo
Over 1400 individuals attended the Victorian Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition held by the Water Industry Operators Association’s (WIOA). This important water industry event was held in Bendigo and delegates from all states in Australia were represented at the event.
A comprehensive exhibition with 194 trade sites saw companies exhibit the latest in equipment, services and process technologies available to the water, wastewater and liquid conveyancing industries.
Check out some of our photos of the 2016 event
Congratulations to all the 2016 Victorian Award Winners
Victorian Operator of the Year
Rylee Duffus from Westernport Water
Victorian Young Operator of the Year
Will Egan from South Gippsland Water
Hepburn Prize for Best Paper Overall sponsored by Iwaki Pumps Australia
Ben Pohlner from Wannon Water
Nalco Water Awards for Best Paper by an Operator
1st John deBoer from Melbourne Water
2nd Vin Halloran & Daniel Fitzpatrick from Yarra Valley Water
3rd Steven Newham from Goulburn Valley Water
Trility Awards for Best Poster by an Operator
1st Dale Hogan from Goulburn Valley Water
2nd Andrew Povey from Wannon Water
3rd Damian Peterson from Western Water
Ron Bergmeier Award for Best Exhibition Site sponsored by Utility magazine
2015 IXOM Victorian Water Taste Test
North East Water (sample from Myrtleford WTP)
2015 IXOM Victorian Water Taste Test Finalists
North East Water
Falls Creek Resort Management
Kwatye Prize sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientific
Rodney Priest from Goulburn Murray Water
Information for delegates.
Information for exhibitors.
If you cannot attend as a delegate, visit the exhibition for FREE.
2016 Conference Exhibitors
This is one of three very successful ‘operationally focussed’ conferences and exhibitions organised by WIOA annually. WIOA Corporate Members are provided advanced notification of the date trade site sales commence as well as significant discounts on the cost of trade sites.
WIOA Conditions of Entry to Conference & Exhibitions
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