Morphum Environmental team has been assisting a client to prepare Site Environmental Management Plan (SEMP) assessment further to receiving a Pollution Abatement Notice (PAN) from the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) Victoria.
The IPWEA Sustainability in Public Works conference aimed to bring a variety of public works professionals together to address the future of sustainability in public works, with a focus on sustainable and green infrastructure, technological developments, three waters management, asset management, and implications to community.
In the upcoming financial year, local councils in Victoria will be required to restrict any rate increases to a maximum of 2.5%. While this will present challenges to councils, it will also reveal certain opportunities. Forward-thinking councils will prioritise innovative and sustainable asset management projects which will yield improved efficiencies and cost savings.