Category: South East

April 22, 2020

Sarah Bentley announced as Thames Water’s new CEO

Thames Water has today announced the appointment of Sarah Bentley as chief executive officer, starting this autumn. During her time at Severn Trent, Sarah has been the chief customer officer responsible for customer retail and network operations, group technology and transformation.

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April 6, 2020

Virtual Reality Training from Lanes wins the South East Area Innovation Award

The South East Area Innovation Awards were held on 19th March. Due to the restrictions relating to Coronavirus and the need to put delegates health first, the event was held via webinar this year. Nevertheless, the presentations were still fascinating

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February 20, 2020

Portsmouth Water to hold a ‘Supply Chain Engagement Event’ for first reservoir to be built in the UK for decades

Portsmouth Water is embarking on a procurement programme to build the first new water storage reservoir in the UK since the 1980s. The water company, in an innovative collaboration with Southern Water, is planning to develop Havant Thicket Reservoir in

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November 18, 2019

South East Weekend School Newsletter

A delegate’s perspective: How I felt about the event, what I enjoyed and what I took away. Ivan Rozmetanyuk, Anglian Water I believe that the South-East Area Weekend School was the single most important and valuable event that I have

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October 31, 2019

Ian McAulay provides the South East Area with some fascinating insights from Space Ships to Anfield!

The South East Area were delighted to hold an exclusive event with the CEO of Southern Water, Ian McAulay, in October. It was hosted in a private dining room at the Ginger Pig restaurant situated in the heart of Hove.

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September 16, 2019

Competition to win a sponsored place at IWater Weekend School 2019

Water Leak Location Services (WLLS) are sponsoring a delegate place at this year’s South-East Area Weekend School for one lucky person! Weekend School is an intensive, interactive 3-day training course in which delegates will learn the art of successful communication

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March 28, 2019

Southern Water given recognition for rare species protection

Southern Water is one of the first companies to be given a new-fast track approval process for engineering works which might affect the habitats of rare or protected species. The licence from Natural England, the Government’s adviser for the natural

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December 18, 2018

2019 Professional Registration and Renewal Fees

Some of the registration and renewal fees of the Professional Registrations that we administrate will increase from the 1st January 2019. These fees are decided by the Professional Bodies and not the Institute of Water. The fees for 2019 are:

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