In the News

Water utilities' record annual $8.1b investment

A national report card launched by the Parliamentary Secretary for Water, Mike Kelly revealed Australia's urban water utilities invested $8.1 billion in 2008-09, up from $4.5 billion the year before. The 90% increase reflects the timing of major capital works programs to deliver new sources of bulk supply through desalination plants, recycling projects (stormwater harvesting) and new pipelines. Also available is the Rural Report.

11 May 2010

In the News

WCG Managing Director nominated for WME Leaders Short List

WCG Managing Director Guenter Hauber-Davidson nominated for Short List in WME Leaders List under Urban & Industrial Water. The short-list of nominations from WME's online poll was culled by an expert panel in each category. Vote Now - only one vote per category

10 May 2010

In the News

Nominate for the 2010 Green Globe Awards

The Green Globe Awards are the leading environmental awards in NSW. Small and large businesses, not-for-profit groups, state government agencies, local councils and media organisations demonstrating environmental excellence in NSW are encouraged to nominate for the 2010 Green Globe Awards. Nominations for the awards are now open and will close at 5pm (EST) on Thursday 10 June 2010. Winners announced 27 July 2010. To make a nomination please visit

07 May 2010

In the News

Savewater Awards

The 2010 savewater! awards® are open nationally across Australia. There are 7 savewater! awards® categories, as well as the Award for Excellence, presented to the organisation or individual that has made the greatest contribution to water sustainability.

05 May 2010

In the News

WCG Wins Water Audit Against 24 Others

Water Conservation Group Pty Ltd is happy to announce that we won a prestigious water audit for Deakin University in Melbourne. We prevailed in stiff competition against a field of 24 other contestants. The client liked our holistic value for money approach including our MiniLogger smart metering offering. It meant that we did not submit the cheapest tender but the one that best addressed Deakin University's needs. If you want to work with the leader of the pack too, contact us now. WaterGroup. water audit, smart metering, smart water metering, leakage detection

03 May 2010

Press releases

Gold Medal Water Savings for Logan Hyperdome

WaterGroup - Saving water at the Logan Hyperdome Shopping Centre has now been made easier due to WaterGroup. Our advanced smart water metering project now allows individual tenants to be monitored and water savings achieved. WaterGroup and the Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability Kate Jones officially launched this project on the 7th of April labelled by the Minister as a "world first" in water wise management. For more info click here

07 Apr 2010

Published Articles

Queensland Hyperdome Saves Water

Saving water at the Logan Hyperdome Shopping Centre has now been made easier due to Water Conservation Group. Our advanced smart water metering project now allows individual tenants to be monitored and water savings achieved. Water Conservation Group and the Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability Kate Jones officially launched this project on the 7th of April labelled by the Minister as a world first in water wise management. For more info click here

05 Apr 2010

In the News

Cities as Water Supply Catchments - Free Seminar - Professor Tony Wong

3 June 2010 at 2.00pm - Sydney Masonic Centre, 66 Goulburn Street, Sydney. In what is considered a world first, researchers from Monash, Melbourne and Queensland Universities have collaborated with Industry, local, state and federal government partners from around Australia to develop an innovative, multi-disciplinary 5-year research program - harnessing the potential of stormwater to supplement water usage and build resilience to the challenges of housing a growing population in an era of climate change. RSVP: Please include 'Seminar' in the subject title. jmcgraw@gemspl.com.au by Tuesday, 25 May 2010.

05 Apr 2010

In the News

Gentrack and Outpost Central integrate CRM and GPRS water monitoring solution

Gentrack, a leading supplier of smart billing and CRM solutions to energy and water utilities, today announced a new partnership with Outpost Central, a developer of the new Outpost LiveWaterTM and Outpost EclipseTM real-time water monitoring technologies. This partnership will deliver real-time water consumption information to consumers and educating on water sustainability through CRM tools.

01 Mar 2010

Published Articles

Do you know how much Smart Metering can save you?

Its easier than you think, writes GUENTER HAUBER-DAVIDSON, Managing Director of Water Conservation Group Pty Ltd Imagine the CEO asking for your monthly expenditure and youd just stare at him: Im not sure who keeps that data. Then he asks: What about a breakdown of the individual transactions?, and you get even more embarrassed answering: We don’t keep that type of information! Unbelievable? Yet, on the water and gas side (less often for energy) this would typically be the norm.

08 Jan 2010

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