Tony Harrington

Tony Harrington

Company: Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

Job title: Director of environment


Tony has developed his expertise and interest in environmental matters through leading a number of multi-disciplinary teams in support of a variety of projects in the oil and gas exploration; civil engineering; water services industries; and from within Government. He is both a Chartered Engineer and Chartered Scientist, and a Fellow at the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management, at the Institution of Civil Engineers, and at the Learned Society of Wales. In December 2011, Tony took up his role of Director of Environment at DCWW, where he leads the Environmental, Innovation, and Science agendas for the business with the objective of providing a safe and sustainable environment for DCWW customers, one which they are proud to hand to future generations. Tony has a number of research oriented Board appointments including that at the UK Water Industry Research Forum (UKWIR). Tony holds a visiting Chair at the School of Biosciences at Cardiff University and also until recent lead Water UK’s – 21st Century Drainage programme. He is also a member of the Higher Education Funding for Wales – Research Wales Committee.


Journey to wastewater treatment achieving carbon net zero by 2040 1:15 pm

Explaining Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s plan to reduce carbon in wastewater treatment. Discover the transformations being prioritised to reach carbon net zero in the next 20 years.  Read more

day: 25 January 2022
stream: Treatment