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2016 Water Industry Achievement Awards announced

News   •   May 18, 2016 12:24 BST

The 2016 Water Industry Achievement Awards took place last night at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole and was attended by over 500 of the leading players in the water industry.

The Water Industry Achievement Awards consists of 13 categories covering the entire water industry and are open to water companies, contractors, consultants, sub-contractors and suppliers.

The awards look to recognise outstanding innovation and best practice across the industry, regard the size of the company or the scale of the project.

The winners on the night:

Carbon Reduction Initiative of the Year

Anglian Water, The @One Alliance & The David Ball Group

Community Project of the Year

Northumbrian Water Group – Water rangers

Customer Satisfaction Initiative of the Year

South East Water

Data Project of the Year

Severn Trent Water – Sewer Rehabilitation Team

Engineer of the Year

Howard Lewis, Affinity Water

Health & Safety Initiative of the Year

South West Water Delivery Alliance H5O in partnership with the WESC Foundation-The Specialist Centre for Visual Impairment

Most Innovative New Technology of the Year

Waterblade

Most Innovative Use of an Existing Technology

Veolia

Outstanding Individual Contribution to the Water Industry

Professor Jeni Colbourne MBE

Outstanding Innovation 2016Waterblade

Partnership Initiative of the Year

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

People Initiative of the Year

South East Water

Sustainable Drainage & Flood Management Initiative of the Year

Northumbrian Water Group

Water Resource Management Initiative of the Year

Thames Water