RPS has significant experience in the development of public wastewater infrastructure.
RPS has in-house specialist engineers and scientists in HASCON / HASOP wastewater treatment, sludge treatment, SCADA, pumping, network modelling, outfall design and assessment. This allows us to provide a quality, cost-effective service to our clients in line with the latest technology and sustainability objectives.
Our range of services covers strategic planning, design, procurement and project supervision of conventional and PPP type wastewater collection and treatment projects. We have experience in the strategic planning of wastewater infrastructure and policy development. We have provided the full range of consultancy services for wastewater collection systems and treatment plants for villages and towns, with populations varying from 500 to 300,000 persons.
Over 40 years, RPS has continually developed its expertise in all aspects of wastewater services delivery, including:
Feasibility studies, preliminary reports and economic analysis
Development of national guidance documentation
Storm, combined and foul networks model build, calibration, analysis and design
Pluvial, fluvial and tidal flooding relief projects
Sustainable urban drainage systems (SUDS)
Receiving water assessment
Foul and storm pumphouse design
Flow control structures and storm water overflows (CSOs)
Wastewater process design to primary, secondary and tertiary treatment standards
Wastewater treatment infrastructure including tankage, buildings and siteworks
SCADA and mechanical / electrical design
Marine and river/lake outfalls including dispersion modelling
Sludge treatment and disposal
Statutory procedures for wastewater projects including EIS, foreshore licensing, discharge licensing, land acquisition and planning procedures
Health and safety – project supervisor design process (PSDP) / CDM Co-ordinator.