Water Recycling Facilities Tour - Melbourne Sports Precinct
Melbourne and Olympic Parks precinct is Australia's premier sports and entertainment provider, home to hundreds sporting, cultural and entertainment events, most notably The Australian Open Tennis Grand Slam.
Over the past 5 years IV Water have been assisting the Melbourne and Olympic Parks management with engineering tasks associated with the operation of the rainwater harvesting facility at AAMI stadium and the stormwater harvesting facility at Melbourne Park and the development of options for the increased stormwater harvesting within the precinct.
Complete asset condition assessment, performance review and recommendations on the modifications required to the water treatment plant were delivered in 2017 and proposed modifications and upgrades implemented in November 2017.
Work continued in 2018 with assessment of external infrastructure conditions and maintenance of assets. Detailed design for connecting the separate Western courts system to the main scheme was prepared in January 2019 and the works completed in July 2019.