Midlands Area Innovation Awards

Midlands Area Innovation Awards 2020 – Now OPEN!

About the Innovation Awards

The Institute of Water Midlands Area are looking for water industry innovators to take part in their 2020 Innovation Awards.

These awards are open to all individuals, teams or organisations (including supply chain) that operate within the Midlands Area of the Institute of Water which comprises the operational areas of Severn Trent and South Staffs Water.

Entry is not restricted to Institute of Water members and we are looking for innovators from all areas, both field and office based.

Innovation can be products, processes or simply a concept. Providing you can present your idea and show the known or potential benefits you are free to enter!

  • Where can the water industry improve?
  • Can your ideas make the difference? 
  • Have you already made the difference and can share the benefits?


How to apply?

 Download and complete the application form HERE and email it to AgataZareba@south-staffs-water.co.uk.


A panel will evaluate submissions and invite shortlisted candidates to present their innovation at the Midlands Area Innovation Awards on 24th March 2020 at South Staffs Water Head Office, Walsall. An expert judging panel will be choosing the winner for the Midlands Area at this prestigious event.


Previous Winners

2018/19 – OnSite: Eliminating Interruptions to Supply

2015/16 – Severn Trent Water and Malvern Instruments

2014/15 – Cranfield University, Severn Trent Water and WRAP

2013/14 – Organica Water

2012/13 – Haigh Engineering Company Limited