Water Industry

By: Aquaterra  05/12/2011
Keywords: Risk Management, asset management, Climate Change

RPS Aquaterra provides water source augmentation, environmental impact assessments, asset management and demand management programmes for water companies in the UK.  Our services include:

Asset Maintenance
Borehole condition assessments
Test pumping
Borehole rehabilitation
Asset condition and investment
optimisation modelling
Demand Management
Demand forecasting
Economic level of leakage analysis
Metering and tariff studies
Water efficiency projects and policy development
Yield Assessments
Deployable output assessments
Drought analysis
Analytical and numerical modelling
Monitoring and evaluation plans
Monitoring network optimisation
Compliance reporting
Options Appraisals
Water resources options appraisals
Demand management options appraisals
Least cost optimisation modelling
Risk Management
Cryptosporidium risk assessments
Outage and target headroom analysis
Climate change and drought analysis
Integrated Water Management
Water framework directive and CAMS
resource assessments
Conjunctive use assessment
Operational cost optimisation
Groundwater Investigations
Wellfield design, construction and
Water quality studies
Aquifer injection and recovery
Ground/Surface Water Modelling
2D and 3D numerical models
Flow and solute transport
Conceptualisation and water balances
Surface/groundwater interaction and floodplain processes
In-river needs and groundwater dependent ecosystem analysis 
Our clients
Our key clients include:
Thames Water Southern Water
South East Water Mid Kent Water
Essex and Suffolk Water   

Keywords: asset management, Climate Change, demand forecasting, groundwater, Groundwater investigations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Network Optimisation, Risk Assessments, Risk Management, Water Balances, water management, Water Modelling, water quality, Water Resources,

Other products and services from Aquaterra



We combine these skills with our broad international experience to provide the following expert services to the mining, natural resources, water industry, oil and gas and infrastructure sectors. We maintain industry leading in-house skills in hydrogeology, groundwater and surface water modelling, civil engineering and environmental sciences.



Water Systems Engineering Surface water storage design Reticulation system design Bore design optimisation Injection and recovery bores Construction supervision. We offer a full range of water resources development and environmental management services for all sections of the mining industry internationally.


Natural Resources

Integrated Water Management Integrated water resource management Basin and catchment management and modelling Integrated resource and quality modelling Carbon, social and environmental costs Demand management, metering and leakage studies. Water Allocation Planning Drought frequency and severity analysis Sustainable yield and resource assessments Environmental water management Water allocation planning In-river requirements Demand forecasting.