Ian Burrows


Ian is a Civil Engineer specialising in asset planning and management in the water and wastewater sectors for the past 10 years. He has had a broad range of experience and roles, working as a hydraulic modeler, design engineer, planner and project manager for water, wastewater and stormwater projects.  He has expertise in hydraulic modelling, system planning and analysis, water quality management, leak detection and management, surge analysis, telemetry data processing and GIS data capture and review. He has experience in water utility operations including distribution system optimisation and incident response, proactive maintenance planning and strategic asset management. Ian has worked for a range of public and private sector organisations.  He was recently NSW Manager for Urban Water Solutions, and is now working as an independent consultant. He is an experienced trainer, and has provided training and technical support for hydraulic modellers within Australia and New Zealand.