Greg Roads

Key projects

Case studies

Kilgariff Flood and Stormwater Management Plan

The site is affected by regional flooding from the Todd River

The key challenge was to define a drainage strategy that was sympathetic to the local environment

Kalkarindji and Daguragu Floodplain Mapping Study

Kalkarindji is a growing major remote township

The NT Government wanted to identify flood-free land within the Kalkarindji township and environs

Mackay Ring Road

Mackay Ring Road

A major infrastructure planning study for the Mackay Ring Road

The completed report considered all potential impacts including flooding and community concerns

Pioneer River aerial

Pioneer River

Estimation of design flood discharges and flood levels along the Pioneer River

A comprehensive set of flood depth and hazard maps was developed for a range of design events

Wivenhoe Dam Fuseplug Spillway

Wivenhoe Dam Spillway Upgrade Alliance

Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling

Design of spillway upgrade to reduce flood risk to communities below Wivenhoe Dam

Drainage infrastructure

Bakers One

Trunk drainage assessment to support development opportunities

Developed an integrated suite of water quality and drainage infrastructure for the Bakers One catchment to facilitate future development

Aerial view of Brisbane River and inner western suburbs in flood in January 2011

Queensland Flood Commission of Inquiry

The QFCoI was set up in the wake of the 2010/2011 floods

WRM provided expert advice to the Commission

Drainage channel at a Peabody site

Peabody Energy Australia

Development of an Erosion and Sediment Control Strategy

Developed guidelines for Peabody’s coal operations in NSW and Qld

Redbank Motorway Estate location

Redbank Motorway Estate

Stormwater management plan for the proposed Redbank Motorway Estate

MIKE11 and TUFLOW modelling of the Brisbane River

Other projects

Narrabri Coal Mine

Narrabri, New South Wales

  • Stormwater drainage management
  • Disposal of saline groundwater
  • Environmental compliance
  • Water balance
  • Water Management Plan.