David Kirkham

David Kirkham

Company: Xylem Water Solutions

Job title: Head of wastewater


David has been working in the Water Industry for over 20 years, specifically in Wastewater Treatment and Network Operations, Asset Management and Sewage Sludge Incineration. David managed water related projects across the Oil and Gas, Nuclear and Petrochem sectors. More recently David worked across Europe and South America managing Xylem’s Treatment aftermarket business before returning to the UK to head up the Wastewater Business.


Breakout 1: Hosted by Xylem 2:00 pm

A catchment-based approach to reducing discharges at CSO’s and storm overflows on Wastewater Treatment plants. As we optimise sewerage capacity to reduce overflows, how do we utilise capacity and safeguard compliance at the receiving treatment plant, while improving on P removal and reducing emissions?Read more

day: 25 January 2022
stream: Treatment

Understanding and minimising the environmental impact on rivers caused by wastewater discharge 1:00 pm

As public awareness increases and the regulatory landscape evolves, how do we minimise the impact on the environment while maintaining a focus on Net Zero?Read more

day: 25 January 2022
stream: Infrastructure & Networks