everyone and welcome to the December edition of ‘Keep Things
Flowing’, the monthly newsletter presented by Storm Water
like to take this opportunity to wish all of our readers, clients,
friends and colleagues a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy
holidays. We have enjoyed the year that was 2017 and are looking
forward to what 2018 brings.
Consulting will be closed from Wednesday 20th December 2017 to
Friday 5th January 2018, with the office reopening on
Monday 8th January 2018.
month’s newsletter we will review the year that was and take a look
back at some of the major events from 2017.
past few months we announced that Storm Water Consulting would be
partnering with IPWEA and Grant Witheridge of Catchments and Creeks
to present training courses for the newly released Queensland Urban
Drainage Manual (QUDM 2017). We are pleased to update you all that
earlier this month the first QUDM training course was held in
Brisbane. The turnout was great and all participants enjoyed the
day learning about the new Queensland Urban Drainage Manual.
Photograph 1 - Jack
presenting at the first QUDM training course
have many public and private training courses scheduled in for
2018. Our next training course is open to the public on Wednesday
24th January in Toowoomba. Registrations are still open,
please contact our office for further information and registration
details for the course. Private training courses are also available
for larger group bookings.
2017 In Review
brought about some significant changes to the stormwater industry.
Jellyfish Filter is now provided by Stormwater360.
Queensland Government released a new State Planning Policy (July
released a new Queensland Urban Drainage Manual (QUDM 2017).
Brisbane River Catchment Flood Study (2017) was released.
City Council updated their Floodwise Property Reports with data
from the 2017 Brisbane River Catchment Flood Study.
partnered with IPWEA to present QUDM 2017 training courses.
We hope you
found our newsletter publications throughout the year educational
and informative. All of our previous issues are available on our
website at http://stormw.com.au/newsletters.html
continue to bring you news and updates in 2018!
Keep Things Flowing!