Sponsored by Wessex Water, the CIWEM Ken Roberts Award for Technical Innovation in the Water Industry relates to projects, research and other relevant work and will be judged according to:

· Relevance to the water industry;

· Technical and environmental excellence;

· Innovation;

· Practical value; and

· Sustainability

The competition is open to all CIWEM members and their employees in the UK and overseas. The winner will be announced on 22 March 2006 – World Water Day – and the award presented at the CIWEM Annual Dinner in April 2006.

For details of how to enter see ciwem.org/awards or email [email protected]

By David Hopkins

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