Analytical models for better, evidence-based decisions. decisionLab’s mission is to help global businesses evolve and grow by making better decisions. It builds tools and models of business challenges using the latest technologies from Data Science, Analytical Modelling and Operational Research. decisionLab are experts in Mathematical Optimisation and Simulation, and since 2012 decisionLab has partnered Thames Water to develop an EBSD optimisation tool to identify the most economical investment strategy to achieve a balance in the supply and demand for water. For PR14 the model outputs were directly used in the Water Resources Management Plan (WRMP). For PR16, the modelling has been updated to incorporate sophisticated scenario analysis and to explicitly reflect non-monetised multiple-objectives such as resilience, environmental impact and deliverability.

For more information, please visit: www.decisionlab.co.uk


LinesearchbeforeUdig (LSBUD) is a free to use online service providing utility mapping records across the UK. The service processes over 2.25 million enquiries per annum on behalf of more than 70 asset owning Members. For its members (asset owners), it helps protect their infrastructure by increasing third parties’ knowledge of their assets, encouraging safer working environments and reducing asset strikes. For its users (third parties), it provides a free single point of access to our members’ asset information so that they can complete their works safely and efficiently. LinesearchbeforeUdig. Saving lives, pipes and cables.

For more information, please visit: www.linesearchbeforeudig.co.uk


Advanced Energy Monitoring Systems (AEMS)Ltd now a part of Secure Meters (UK)Ltd provides equipment and consultancy services for those wishing to monitor plant and processes, that fall under the EED (Energy Efficiency Directive) of the EU; already passed into UK Law as the ESOS (Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme). Secure Meters (UK)Ltd equipment, Censeo, based on Patented thermodynamic /conventional technology , can monitor pumps, blowers and Turbines and can be provided in both Portable and Fixed formats for audits and to identify energy savings. Software to report on pump/blower efficiency and condition performance, in real time, is available.

For more information, please visit: www.securetogether.com

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Concrete structures at waste water treatment plants face a variety of operational and environmental demands. BASF have a range of products developed to meet the demands of waste water applications. Chemical resistance is a major factor in combating biogenic sulphuric acid attack, combined with resistance to the effects of fatty acids for long term durability. Rapid setting concrete repair mortars complaint to EN 1504 part 3 ensure repairs can be overcoated with minimal delay, using a range of hand and spay applied polyurethane and polyurea systems to offer long term chemical resistance. 

For more information, please visit: https://www.master-builders-solutions.basf.co.uk/en-gb/products/masterseal/4606


1Spatial specialise in solving a utilities data challenges. It works alongside key stakeholders within an organisation to understand data requirements and link them to the underlying business needs. Using its constant data assessment methodology, and specialist tools, 1Spatial assesses data quality; improves understanding and models customer outcomes. Its clients include: United Utilities, Welsh Water, Environment Agency, Ordnance Survey, Northumbrian Water, Severn Trent Water and Ordnance Survey Ireland.

For more information, please visit: www.1spatial.com


Stonbury are specialist contractors to the Water and Waste Water Industries. Its nationally recognised specialist services are reinforced by its quality of work and demonstrated through its 13 Framework Agreements with some of the UK’s largest Water Companies. Stonbury directly employ and train its teams for the most efficient management of asset repair, refurbishment and maintenance, including: condition surveys | joint sealing from gun grade/pourable sealants to over-banding | waterproofing membrane and coatings, surface blasting and jetting, corrosion protection and relining | heavy engineering including pipework installation and alteration | cleaning and chlorination | safety installation and maintenance handrails, ladders, walkways, access covers | civil engineering including green storage and construction.

For more information, please visit: www.stonbury.com or email laura@stonbury.co.uk


Xylem is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to providing total solutions for fluid handling and control. With a history spanning 100 years, the group is passionate about innovation and determined to offer economic water infrastructure and application solutions to the myriad of liquid handling and treatment problems besetting customers. Its market leading brands include Flygt, Godwin, Lowara, Sanitaire and Wedeco which work together to offer customers access to a greater breadth of products and business solutions. Xylem’s powerful combination of products, services and applications expertise serves market sectors including public utilities, infrastructure, municipal, building services and industry.

For more information, please visit: www.xylem.com/uk

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Stortec, who recently took over Kirk Environmental assets, is a new business that was formed by the most experienced liquid and gas storage specialists in the industry. Stortec are launching their ‘Gold Card’ Asset Management package that delivers extended asset life solutions with insurance backed guarantees for tanks, gas membranes and associated equipment. Tanks needing to change purpose or be removed can have a new lease of life via the STORFORM lining system, extending asset life by a further 10 years. Tanks, with inspection and maintenance can maintain the expected life. Gas Holders, with regular inspection and maintenance can avoid costly replacement. Stortec’s ‘GOLD CARD’ system delivers on long term agreements and emergency work.

For more information, please visit: www.stortec.co.uk


Technocover is dedicated to the development, manufacture and installation of high quality physical security access covers, doors, cabinets/kiosks and enclosures, walk-in modular buildings, mesh cages, partitions and panels, louvres and window bar sets for Water and Wastewater asset protection. Establishments in the UK and overseas have sought our expertise in providing physical security solutions to prevent unauthorised access. Technocover have the widest range of accredited LPCB (Loss Prevention Certification Board) tested and certified high security galvanised steel access products providing clients with the confidence that the SR2, SR3, SR4 & SR5 products and services are assured by third party accreditation.

For more information, please visit: www.technocover.co.uk


Hach® is an expert in water analysis. It supplies practical solutions and the latest technology for wastewater, surface water, groundwater, drinking water and process water analysis. It provides sales, technical support and innovative made-to-measure analysis all from a single source. Hach incorporates many market-leading and innovative brands in its group. Brands like Hach, Lange, Radiometer, Anatel, Orbisphere, Met One, Polymetron and BioTector. Customers can benefit from the greatest choice of market-leading instruments. Hach’s trained specialists also listen to your needs and look for the best sustainable solution; helping customers to continuously meet consent limits, whilst controlling and optimising processes.

For more information, please visit: uk.hach.com


Brettex is a Group of Companies consisting of:

Brettex Utility Services - our specialist subsidiary company and one of the UK's leading providers of service, repair and maintenance of all de-watering equipment and plant equipment, including Belt Presses and Gravity Belt Thickeners, for major water treatment companies throughout the UK.

Brettex Facilities Management - offering "one-stop-shop" facilities maintenance services to a variety of companies, including Gas and Electrical Installation and Maintenance Services, Internal/External Building Maintenance, and IT Services and Support.

Brettex Contract Manufacturing - providing metal and steel fabrication services.

For more information, please visit: www.brettexsiteservices.com


GeoPal is an international SaaS company operating since 2011. We help utility companies and utility contractors with field and mobile workforces to embrace Digital Transformation, streamline and modernise their IT and business processes and increase their Profitability, Productivity and Health & Safety compliance. GeoPal is the market leader for Utility Contractors in Ireland. GeoPal's mobile app and web platform are used by hundreds of companies in EMEA and North America.

For more information, please visit: www.geopal.com


Innovyze is a global leader in water infrastructure software. Managing water and wastewater assets involves seeing the full picture: What assets exist, where they are, their condition and history, and their remaining useful life. Their comprehensive asset management solutions provide the answers for water distribution, wastewater collection and stormwater networks. Innovyze provides proven, reliable tools to store, manage and analyse asset data. Their advanced modelling and sophisticated predictive analytics provide a cost-effective, business intelligence platform for informed decision-making. They enable utilities, engineers and contractors to implement strategies to maintain, strengthen and upgrade their water assets and infrastructure.

For more information, please visit: http://www.innovyze.com/ 


Grundfos Pumps Ltd are a UK leader in the supply of pumps and pump systems for domestic, commercial building services and process industry applications. Additionally, they supply a broad range of equipment and solutions designed specifically for water utility applications. They sit at the forefront in promoting and facilitating energy efficiency and sustainable technology, thus ensuring that water supply and wastewater facilities meet future challenges and regulations. The Grundfos Group employs 19,000 people in 83 companies worldwide. Founded in Denmark in 1945, the Group now has an annual turnover of £3 billion+ and produces 17 million pumps per year.

For more information, please visit: www.grundfos.com


Minerva provide leading edge consultancy services for the asset management of strategic infrastructure. We support customer focused organisations who are dependent on the performance and reliability of their assets to meet the ever-increasing demands of the modern world. Our core services are based on the concept of “Asset Profiling”, which is the integrated analysis of all aspects of asset criticality, performance and risk. This integrated approach enables our clients to optimise investment across a wide range of performance commitments and achieve their strategic aims with maximum efficiency and minimum risk.

For more information, please visit: www.minervaiam.com