The final Technical Assessment Committee (TAC) meeting of the Advanced Condition Assessment and Pipe Failure Prediction Project took place in Newcastle on the morning of Friday 11th November 2016. This was followed in the afternoon by the last face-to-face meeting of the Committee of Management. The final Committee of Management deliberations will occur as a video conference in February 2017.
The photo shows the participants after the final TAC meeting on the front steps of Hunter Water Corporation 36 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle NSW.
From left to right:
Back row: Ian Hiles (Hunter Water), Simon Pearsall (Sydney Water), Mike Guo (South East Water), Jaime Valls Miro (UTS), Leo Shi (UTS), Tino Galati (Water Corporation)
Middle row: Richard Hughes (QUU), David Zhang (Sydney Water), Dammika Vitanage (Sydney Water), Gamini Dissayanke (UTS), Jayantha Kodikara (Monash University), Philip Stevens (Monash University)
Next to bottom row (starting from middle of picture): Max Andersen (City West Water), Thomas Kuen (Melbourne Water), Rob Melchers (University of Newcastle), Rob Petersen (University of Newcastle)
Bottom row: Mark Stevens (SA Water), Yan Han (Hunter Water), Mike Nicholas (SA Water), Paul Freeman (Sydney Water), Stuart Horvarth (Hunter Water), Tony Wells (University of Newcastle).