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You have made a lasting contribution to improving the quality of life of aboriginal ‘Deed of Grant in Trust’ community residents.” Peter Opio-Otim, Executive Director, Aboriginal Co-ordinating Council

Arup Arup is a global, independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services to its clients. Our aim is to work with our clients and meet their business needs by adding value through technical excellence, efficient organisation and personal service. The firm has over 10,000 staff working in more than 90 offices, in over 30 countries. Our projects have taken us to more than 160 countries. We seek to be recognised by our clients as leaders in the strategic and sustainable management of water; as being creators of innovative, future proof and value adding solutions to complex problems; for delivering projects in an integrated and holistic way; and for helping clients overcome specific business challenges created by climate variability, drought and flood. Our skills and experience include water engineering, water management and advisory services. Water engineering includes the investigation and design of tangible infrastructure including treatment plants, pipeline systems and storages. Water management encompasses broader catchment issues including the ecology, modelling and policy development. Advisory services leverage our detailed water knowledge and range from owner’s engineer and banker’s technical advisory roles through to draft policy advice to governments. In Australasia our offices are located in Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Perth, Singapore and Sydney. Our water teams function as a unified region wide Group and also integrate other disciplines to assemble ‘best for project’ teams.

Arup has been especially valuable in their role on the project, and has displayed a classic applied science approach in their work…Gypsum Resources Australia can continue with a positive outlook for the future of the company and its operations.” Alistair Kelsh, General Manager, Gypsum Resources Australia

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Securing Australia's Water Future  

Securing water supplies has never been easy in Australia. Managing the nation’s rivers and water resources has been a learning experience, r...