NEWS and developments from UKWIR

We regularly publish News Articles on our website to inform our members and the general public of developments within the organisation.

News Articles

Transforming the sector through research & innovation: UKWIR 3rd Annual conference

Setting sail on a collaborative future Through initiatives like net-zero carbon, the water sector has set a course towards an environment where transformational innovation and collaboration can thrive.

Published On 13/07/2022

Our Reports Go Open Access

Open sharing of data and information plays a significant part in driving collaborative research, innovation and learning across sectors. It can also help build bridges to new organisations, instigate new partnerships and spark new ideas.

Published On 15/05/2022

Global Water Research Coalition board meeting

Between 24th and 27th April, UKWIR welcomed colleagues from international partner organisations as we hosted the annual board meeting of the Global Water Research Coalition.

Published On 14/05/2022

Focus on future asset planning

We recently completed a project to define a Future Asset Planning framework under our Asset Management Big Question.

Published On 14/05/2022

Our second annual review

We recently published our second annual review – looking back at the last financial year, our achievements and some of the challenges we faced.

Published On 14/05/2022


Spring, the water sector’s innovation centre of excellence has appointed Carly Perry as its first Managing Director.

Published On 25/03/2022

UKWIR 2022 Research Programme EOI

UKWIR's 2022/23 research programme - projects available for expression of interest

Published On 10/03/2022



'UKWIR News' is published on a quarterly basis both separately and as an insert to the CIWEM (The Chartered Institute of Water and Environment Management) Water and Environment magazine. It is circulated to approximately 12,000 industry professionals around the world.

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