News & Events
High altitude sampling in PNG
In August this year, WRM had the opportunity to sample creeks at 3,200 m alt in the highlands of PNG. This was the highest altitude that WRM have sampled – setting a company record! Although there were no native fish present, only the introduced rainbow trout, the streams supported a diverse fauna of macroinvertebrates, including […]
WRM goes solar!
In July 2015 WRM went solar, installing 10 kW of Rooftop Solar Photovoltaic (PV) cells. Solargain Solar Energy Specialists were engaged to install the system, which consists of 40 Renosola Virtuus 2 Multicrystalline 250W solar modules, supported by a 25-year warranty, and meeting Australian accreditations IS09001, OHSAS18001, IS014001. Two separate systems were installed to cover […]
Andrew Storey is an AWA Awards finalist!
In November 2014, Dr Andrew Storey of WRM was a finalist in the Water Professional of the Year category of the Australian Water Association (AWA) WA Water Awards for 2014. Hosted by the AWA and presented by the Department of Water and the Water Corporation, the annual awards recognise outstanding work by individuals and organisations […]