Stormwater360 celebrates 10 years as premier sponsor of Stormwater Conference

( Auckland, May 6, 2014: Stormwater360, New Zealand’s award-winning specialist stormwater management company is proud to celebrate 10 years as the premier sponsor of Water New Zealand’s Stormwater Conference.

The annual conference showcases the latest in stormwater technologies and provides a vehicle for bringing stormwater experts and industry leaders together to learn and share experiences and knowledge.

“Since the first conference we attended back in 1999, we have found the stormwater conference to be invaluable as it highlights the key issues around stormwater and the local industry effort”, says Mike Hannah, Managing Director, Stormwater360. “We saw the benefit in being part of an industry–led body and jumped at the chance in 2004 to become the premier sponsor, and are extremely proud to still be here 10 years on. The conference is great for sharing knowledge and best practice with industry leaders and the international keynote speakers gives the conference global knowledge.”

Water New Zealand, the voice for the water sector in New Zealand organizes the annual conference, with a key focus on the sustainable management and promotion of the water environment.

“Water New Zealand does a great job in organizing the event and attracting specialized international speakers. We value our association with them as an organization’, says Mike Hannah.

Peter Whitehouse of Water New Zealand says, “Having the continuity and commitment of a premier sponsor is a key element of any conference. The commitment of Mike and his team to the Stormwater Conference year upon year can only be highly applauded and long may it continue”.

The conference will be held be from the 14-16 May 2014 and for the first time will be in Christchurch at the Rydges Hotel Latimer Square. One of the key areas to be discussed will be the very topical effect of the Christchurch earthquakes on flood vulnerability, waterways and future stormwater risks.

Stormwater360 will be at Exhibition stands 13 &14 demonstrating their extensive range of traditional treatment and green infrastructure technologies including the new EnviroPodLT catchpit filter and LiveRoof greenroof system.

Event details:
Stormwater Conference
Rydges Latimer Square
14-16 May 2014

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Michaela Kerr
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