Welsh Area Innovation Awards

Welsh Area Innovation Awards 2020 are now CLOSED!

About the Innovation Awards

The Welsh Area Innovation Awards are open to all individuals, teams or organisations where innovation has been utilised or developed within the Welsh Area. Entry is not restricted to Institute of Water members.

The awards recognise innovations used or developed in the Welsh area of IWater in the following categories:

  • Market adaptation
  • Ideas
  • Collaborative working
  • Clever data

If you or your team would like to “go for gold” and submit an application or request more information, please contact iwinnovationsawards@dwrcymru.com to request an application form.

Winners will be announced at the Innovation Awards on Thursday 2nd April at the Vale Resort, Hensol near Cardiff.

Table bookings will go on sale shortly.

Applications for the Innovation Awards are now closed.


Previous Winners

2018/19 – Dwr Cymru Welsh Water: SMART Catchments – A novel approach to understanding Cryptosporidium

2017/18 –  Dwr Cymru Welsh Water: Vehicle Fit

2016/17 – Dwr Cymru Welsh Water’s Catchment Team: Deep Rooted Solutions; Growing Landscape Resilience

2015/16 – People/Customer Service Category – Welsh Water’s Catchment Team, Weed Wiper Trial Partnership – Brush the Rush

2014/15 – Technological Advances Category – Dwr Cymru Welsh Water, Let’s Stop The Block with their ‘Let’s stop the block’

2013/14 – Technological Advances Category – Pulsar Process & Dwr Cymru Welsh Water, ‘The Flow Pulse Clamp on Flow Meter’