As the manager of the Melbourne Water Maribyrnong Sewer Upgrade project – a major upgrade of seven kilometres of sewer line in Melbourne’s north-west – Interflow’s Siripansa Angsuwittaya is demonstrating that the sky’s the limit when there’s no glass ceiling. But this hasn’t always been her experience; she had to overcome some practical barriers to

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For Interflow Project Engineer, Queenie Trinh, the gender imbalance within civil engineering did nothing to deter her from diving into the industry. She enjoys the variety of her role and has forged a successful career in project management and discovered the value of getting a first-hand insight into work practices by literally getting in the

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With so much of Australia’s water and sewerage infrastructure built before the 1970s, many water, wastewater and stormwater assets are reaching the end of their expected 50-year lifecycle – a phenomenon known as the ‘infrastructure cliff’. Risks associated with ageing infrastructure are compounded by pressure caused by Australia’s ever-growing population, and the impact of increasingly

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Complex jobs

In the business of repairing and renewing pipelines, no two jobs are ever the same. Some are unique for their location, while others are set apart by their technical requirements. Others require crews to negotiate environmental variables like tides, and some are influenced by the needs of the community.   When you’ve been in business

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The collapse of Lismore City Council’s 100-year-old sewer line needed more than just a relining repair: it required an innovational approach to overcome the serious challenges concurrent with this 5-metre-deep sewer that was situated in one of Lismore’s narrowest laneways. Nestled in the heart of Lismore down the confined alleyway of Larkin Lane, Lismore City

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Industry-leading pipeline repair, restoration and renewal company, Interflow has been recognised for its excellence in the ASTT’s most prestigious awards for trenchless technology. Every year, the Australian society of Trenchless Technology (ASTT) embarks on a nationwide hunt to find the movers and shakers in the trenchless technology industry. Interflow’s Managing Director and pioneer in trenchless

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Workers during construction project.

You can’t plan for the unexpected but, when disaster strikes, having well-established contacts; the ability to mobilise necessary personnel, tools and materials; extensive in-house experience; and a dedicated team provides the best chance of achieving positive outcomes. The magnitude 6.2 earthquake that shook Christchurch, New Zealand, in February 2011 caused mass devastation and claimed 185

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Industry-leading pipeline repair, restoration and renewal company Interflow has been recognised for its excellence in civil constructions at Australia’s most prestigious civil infrastructure awards. Interflow – an Australian-owned company – operates throughout Australasia to repair, restore and renew underground pipelines and associated assets. It was named the winner of the Victorian and Queensland Civil Contractors

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As Australia’s most prestigious awards in civil infrastructure, the CCF Awards recognises excellence in civil construction. Renowned leader in pipeline renewal and rehabilitation, Interflow has landed a place in the finals. Civil Contractors Federation Queensland (CCF QLD) has just announced the finalists for the CCF QLD Earth Awards. Partnering with Unitywater, Interflow’s rehabilitation of a

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The combined Sewer and Storm Water Pipe Rehabilitation Project awarded to Interflow by Gladstone City council has been delivered with enhanced new innovations in trenchless technology. The influx of new and innovative ideas has kept the up the rapid momentum in the evolution of trenchless technologies. Continuing to push the boundaries within this field, specialist

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Interflow has appointed Blair Telfer as General Manager of its New Zealand operations. Mr Telfer will oversee and be responsible for the company’s operations and business development activities in New Zealand, ensuring all work is completed to the highest levels of quality, safety and with environmental control, but also that the business has enduring sustainability

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Interflow were engaged by the City of Swan to urgently evaluate and repair a sinkhole that appeared in the middle of a busy suburban road. Interflow moved in to complete the work with minimum disruption to the local community and through traffic. Initial Investigations showed that a 900mm drainage pipe under Benara Rd in the

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To celebrate International Women’s Day Interflow employees united this morning to #Pressforprogress. International Women’s Day is an event that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women globally while also making a call to accelerate gender parity. Today’s event, brought together Interflow’s leaders and talented team members, giving them a chance to declare

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Strategic partnerships to combine resources and share expertise makes sense in the Victorian Water industry, where we are all working towards improved services and customer value for money. To this end, Central Highlands Water and Western Water recently joined forces to renew aging sewer infrastructure, by partnering in the procurement process. The successful joint procurement

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