Connected By Water 2024: Uniting Industries for Sustainable Management

We were honoured to participate in the inaugural Connected By Water conference, held from February 28th to March 1st at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre. Organised by the Australian Water Association, this transformative event brought together over 550 industry professionals for three days of insightful discussions, networking opportunities, and innovative presentations.

Conference Overview: Connected By Water was designed to bridge industries and explore the intersection of water, mining, energy, and the environment. This cross-sector conference provided a platform for water professionals, stakeholders, and other industries to collaborate on sustainable water management practices. The program featured keynote speakers, a trade exhibition, and engaging sessions focused on economic prosperity, community well-being, environmental conservation, and Indigenous connections to Country.

Eelko and Sonia’s Presentation: Our Managing Director, Eelko and Sonia Barea from SPIN Australia had the privilege of presenting a poster titled “PLUG-AND-PLAY PUMP STATION CONTROL SYSTEM UPGRADE USING A DIGITAL TWIN OF PERTH’S WATER NETWORK.” Their presentation highlighted our innovative approach to upgrading pump station control systems, showcasing the seamless integration of digital twin technology, revolutionising efficiency and reliability. Learn more about this project.

We extend our gratitude to the Australian Water Association for organising this impactful event. As we look to the future, we remain committed to sustainable water management practices and collaboration with our industry peers. Thank you to everyone who contributed to making this conference a memorable and enriching experience!