KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
 

 

Peter Kjeldsen
Department of Environmental Engineering,
Technical University of Denmark (DTU) 

Program item: The effect of waste to energy and advanced resource recovery on landfill waste disposal: a European experience
Presentation: download here

Program item: Current status of landfill gas emissions measurement and bio-oxidation systems in Europe
Presentationdownload here

 

 

Kerry RoweOC, FRS, NAE, FREng, FRSC, FCAE, P.Eng., CP.Eng.  
Professor and Canada Research Chair in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Queen's University, Kingston, Canada


Program item: Developments in understanding the issue of Geosynthetics in Waste Management and Containment
Presentation: download part 1 , part 2 , part 3

Program item: Personal observations on some of this decades design challenges and lessons learned
Presentation: download here

 

Scott Grieco  
Jacobs

Program item: Emerging Contaminants in Waste Management - Implications for Landfill and Leachate Management
Presentation: download here

 

 

Kent von Maubeuge   (presented by Fred Gassner, Golder Associates)
NAUE GmbH & Co. KG 

Program item: Geosynthetic barriers in regulations and recommendations in line with the design guides
Presentation: download here

SESSION SPEAKERS
 

 

Fraser Daly   
Talis Consultants

Program item: Maximising historical landfill end uses
Presentation: download here

 

 

Ruby Michael   
Cities Research Institute, Griffith University

Program item: Plant selection for Queensland landfill caps: emerging trends and methods
Presentation: download here


 

Rowan Cossins 
ATC Williams

Program item: Delivering multiple For Tender phytocap closure designs in the Toowoomba Region – what we learned
Presentation: download here
 

 

Siamak Paulson  
Golder Associates Pty Ltd

Program item: Risks and Rewards of Developing a Decommissioned Landfill into a Transfer Station focusing on the Capping System Design
Presentation: download here

 

 

Thomas Rainger
GHD

Program item: Lifecycle assessment of phytocaps: making sense of everyone’s two cents
Presentation: download here

 

 

Paul Lightbody 
Mockinya Consulting

Program item: 10 years on - Revising the SA Landfill Guidelines
Presentation: download here

 

 

Mike Ritchie  
MRA Consulting Group

Program item: The Federation is failing us
Presentation: download here

 

 

Mal Jones
ATC Williams

Program item: Landfill Rehabilitation Liabilities – Queensland Local Government Perspective
Presentation: download here

 

 

Dylan Walker
Qld Department of Environment and Science 

Program item: Where does all the data go? Queensland trends in recycling and waste across the years
Presentation: download here

 

 

Lacey Webb
Mandalay Technologies

Program item: The Levy is Coming: A review of the QLD waste levy and it’s opportunities for standardisation
Presentation: download here

 

 

Simon Clay  
Wyndham City Council

Program item: Understanding subsurface fires and engaging the community: A case study
Presentation: download here

 

 

Mark Winser
Kimbriki Environmental Enterprises

Program item: Prudent Provisioning for Closure/Post-Closure Costs
Presentation: download here

 

 

Miljenko Pavlinic
Gympie Regional Council

Program item: Is an uncontrolled landfill “Open Dump” really the cheapest disposal method? - Gympie Regional Council Experience
Presentation: download part 1, part 2

 

 

Tanya Allen
Gympie Regional Council

Program item: Is an uncontrolled landfill “Open Dump” really the cheapest disposal method? - Gympie Regional Council Experience
Presentation: see Miljenko Pavlinic

 

 

John Jones 
Suez

Program item: Procurement of Geosynthetic Materials for Landfill Construction at SUEZ R+R Australia
Presentation: download here



 

 

Umur Natus-Yildiz
Brisbane City Council

Program item: Waste Contracts Renewal Project
Presentation: download here

 

 

Troy Uren   
Toowoomba Regional Council

Program item: A program and partnership approach to procurement in local government
Presentation: download here

Program item: How to ignore what you've heard and use other people's money to reduce your levy liability
Presentation: download here 

 

 

Andrew Green 
Golder Associates Pty Ltd

Program item: An overview of construction costs for landfill cells and landfill closure
Presentation: download here

 

 

James Begg
Golder Associates

Program item: Impact of Severe Cyclone Debbie on Hogan’s Pocket Landfill and Technical Challenges of Management and Repairs
Presentation: part 1, part 2

 

 

Liza Du Preez 
Golder Associates

Program item: Infrastructure development over old landfills: What to do with the gas?
Presentation: download here


 

 

Chris Nivison-Smith  
GHD

Program item: Spray-applied geomembranes – utilising seamless solutions for landfill re-developments
Presentation: download here

 

 

Michael Novak  
Cetco

Program item: Spray-applied geomembranes – utilising seamless solutions for landfill re-developments
Presentation: see Chris Nivison-Smith

 

 

Naaman Shibi   
Techs4biz Australia

Program item: Paperless inspections using mobile devices
Presentation: download here

 

 

Andrea Baldwin  
Albury City Council 

Program item: Paving the Weigh – Albury City Council leads the way in resource recovery
Presentation: download here

 

 

Paul Antony  
Cleanaway

Program item: Maximising resource recovery and waste diversion from landfill - Erskine Park Transfer Station
Presentation: download here

 

 

Justin Jones
JustWaste

Program item: Transfer Stations or better yet Resource Recovery Parks
Presentation: download here

 

 

Nick Brown  
ATC Williams Pty Ltd

Program item: Flat Floor Transfer Stations for Resource Recovery
Presentation: download here

 

 

Matthew McCarthy
Townsville City Council

Program item: Are you DISASTER ready?
Presentation:
download here

 

 

Boyd Ramsey
Boyd Ramsey Consulting

Program item: Recent case histories on Geosynthetics
Presentation:
download here

 

 

Tanja Blazeka Kojc  
GHD

Program item: Landfill Construction Quality Assurance – Victorian experience
Presentation: download here

 

 

Fred Gassner   
Golder Associates

Program item: Experience with Material CQA Testing Results
Presentation: download here

 

 

Don Richardson  
Golder Associates

Program item: Bituminous geomembranes as an option for containment liners on side slopes and ponds - learnings from case studies Capturing Disaster
Presentation: download here

 

 

Warren Hornsey  
TRI Australasia Pty Ltd

Program item: Cushion Testing of Geosynthetics
Presentation: download here

 

 

Garrett Hall
Golder Associates

Program item: The optimisation and siting of RRC infrastructure across regional municipal Councils
Presentation: download here

 

 

John Cavanagh
Cavanagh Consulting

Program item: Tuncurry Waste Management Centre – Redevelopment
Presentation: download here

 

 

Michael Alexander
Cessnock City Council

Program item: Game Changer
Presentation: download here

 

 

Michael Strickland
KTS Recycling and WM Waste Management Services

Program item: Evolving From Waste Transfer to Resource Recovery
Presentation: download here

 

 

Stuart Dever
Kimbriki Environmental Enterprises

Program item: Design and Development of a Leachate Treatment Plant at the Kimbriki Resource Recovery Centre
Presentation: download here

 

 

Harini Pani
BeneTerra

Program item: Landfill leachate characteristics, management and treatment alternatives
Presentation: download here

 

 

Barry Mann
Senversa

Program item: Innovative Applications of Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) for Environmental Purposes: A Closed Landfill Case Study and Other Examples
Presentation: download here

 

 

Juan Riveros
Senversa

Program item: Case Study - PFAS Contaminated Soils/Material Containment Structure
Presentation: download here

 

 

Kathrine Goldsmith
Mindarie Regional Council

Program item: Multi-pronged approach to the challenges of landfill leachate
Presentation: download here

 

 

Adam Faulkner
NAWMA

Program item: Landfilling as a modern renewable energy park
Presentation: download here

 

 

Sze-Fei Peng
Tonkin + Taylor

Program item: Landfill Gas Systems - Masterplanning for the Future
Presentation: download here

 

 

Sean Blythe
ENGV Group

Program item: Australia’s emerging Renewable Natural Gas market turning a waste gas problem into a total energy solution
Presentation: download here

 

 

Aidan Marsh
Biogas Systems Australia

Program item: Hazardous ground gas risk assessment - improvements and lessons learned using high frequency in situ gas analysers
Presentation: download here