Introduction to ARR 2019 E-Learning Webinar
A 2.5 hour webinar intended for those interested in learning about and applying ARR 2019 to Urban Drainage with a focus on the DRAINS softwareEnrol in Course
Ben joined Dr. Geoffrey O'Loughlin as co-presenter of the DRAINS workshops in 2013 with considerable experience in the areas of urban development, stormwater design, on-site detention and undertaking flood studies. Having worked in both the private and public sector, Ben's experience also extends to water sensitive urban design, water harvesting and filtration, and several other multidisciplinary projects.
Commencing in 2019, Ben has taken on the role of managing Watercom, providing support to customers and continuing the development of DRAINS. Since March 2022, Watercom Pty Limited transferred the ongoing development, sales and support of the DRAINS, PIPES and PIPES++ software to Kustom Engineering Pty Ltd T/a Watercom, led by Dr. Benjamin Kus.
Ben has completed a PhD in Engineering - Membrane Technology and Water Harvesting and is a published author with over 20 journal papers.
He is a contributing author of the Australian Rainfall and Runoff 2019 guidelines having authored Chapter 5 ‘Stormwater Conveyance’, in Book 9 ‘Runoff in Urban Areas’.
"I had no experience with the new ARR 2019 guidelines. This Seminar provided me with a foundation and a base to branch out and research and read further into the new ARR 2019."
— R. Alejandro (NSW)