Entries by Alison Ireland

WEX NEWS: Ryan Welsh tells us how he negotiates the rain, as City of Cincinnati goes solar – ahead of WEX 2020 in Valencia

Ryan Welsh is Chief Engineer at City of Cincinnati, Metropolitan Sewer District in the USA – at WEX 2020 he is joint chair of the critical session, Improving Energy Efficiency in Water & Wastewater Treatment. This session explores the drive towards carbon-neutral water and wastewater treatment, one of the key areas in which the water […]

WEX NEWS: Phil Reid of Tractebel takes us on an energy journey through Brazil, Mexico and Rugeley before landing at WEX 2020 in March

Phil Reid is the Head of Global Business Development for the Urban sector at Belgian engineering consultants Tractebel, a subsidiary of energy and services group Engie – at WEX 2020 he is jointly chairing a session entitled Energy – Water – Waste : Integrating the Circular Economy into Future Smart Cities.  The session will explore […]

WEX NEWS: Mohsen Mortada talks COLE’s wastewater success as Toronto goes Google-smart ahead of WEX 2020

Mohsen Mortada is President of Cole Engineering, a Canadian consulting and advisory services group involved in planning, engineering and P3 in the water, transportation, urban development and environmental sectors. At WEX 2020, Mohsen is chairing the Leaders Forum. This important panel discussion allows industry leaders from different sectors to share their vision of the future […]

WEX NEWS: Jon Brigg of Yorkshire Water talks Esholt positive living, gasification and phosphates ahead of WEX 2020

Jon Brigg is Manager of Innovation at Yorkshire Water (YW) in the UK – at WEX 2020 he will be jointly chairing a session entitled The Smart Approach to integrating Water, Energy and Waste. The session will explore the degree to which integration – for the purposes of sustainability – of water, energy and waste […]

Gaetane Suzenet announced as WEX Awards Judge!

Gaëtane SUZENET has 25 years of experience in the water and environmental sectors, ranging from innovation, policy-making, financing, to working with start-ups, utilities and large companies. She is currently Managing Partner of International Impact Partners, an international Advisory Company. Previously, she acted as Director of European Affairs at Water UK, the UK water utilities’ professional […]

Oliver Grievson announced as WEX Awards Judge!

Oliver Grievson is a leading global expert on instrumentation and smart wastewater system having worked in a variety of jobs ranging from operational management of water and wastewater systems in the Falkland Islands to Process Engineering & Design at Grontmij (now Sweco) and Yorkshire Water to Technical Management in wastewater flow and instrumentation at Anglian […]

Ryan Welsh announced as WEX Awards Judge!

Ryan Welsh is the Chief Engineer at the City of Cincinnati, Metropolitan Sewer District. In this role he manages a capital improvement program that is expected to cost nearly $2 billion over the next ten years. This includes design and implementation of projects required by a federal consent decree to reduce wet weather overflows using […]