Thought Leaders Series: Future of stormwater storage

Start time: 1:00pm AEDT. Join our experts as they talk about the use of geocellular plastic tanks and specification considerations
Future of stormwater storage

About this event

Managing water is essential consideration in design as urbanisation increases along with larger areas of impermeable surfacing. Now more then ever underground water storage has become vital to consider.
This webinar will explore the reasoning why underground stormwater management has become so important as well as look to industry standards of water storage. Our speakers will talk on the use of geocellular plastic tanks and specification considerations.

Key Messages:

  • Management of geocellular systems
  • Urbanisation of cities, permeable water cannot disappear
  • Underground stormwater management

About the speakers


Ehsan Bahram

Ehsan Bahram
Senior Engineer, WSP

Ehsan Bahram is a Senior Engineer and Hydrologist with more than 10 years of experience in the field of Stormwater Drainage, Track Drainage (AEO Verifier), Hydraulic Structures Design, , Hydrological Simulation, Integrated Flood Management and Flood Analysis. Ehsan is now working as a Senior Engineer at WSP

Ehsan has been engaged in designing and simulating numerous surface drainage network as lead drainage engineer (stormwater network including OSD, Rainwater Tanks, pump stations) in different software such as DRAINS, SWMM and SewerGEMS. He is also intimated with the Water Sensitive Urban Design since he has worked as a hydrologist and is familiar with the natural water cycle.


John Sordo

John Sordo
Manager – Marketing & Product Management, ACO Pty Ltd

John has a degree in Civil Engineering with a Masters in Business Administration and heads up the Marketing & Product Management department at ACO.

He has several years of product development experience and has launched numerous water and cable management products for the civil engineering industry.
John has also pioneered a number of technical services, both web based and leads an in-house team to support the design community for the integration of technical and compliant products into engineering designs

John also looks after the Marketing function for ACO. 


Further information

Who should attend?

Stormwater & civil engineers involved with stormwater management 

In association with

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Please note: This event is available as a webinar only. Register to access webinar details. 

Event Date Time
18 / 11 / 2021 01:00 pm–02:30 pm
Registration Closes
18 / 11 / 2021 02:30 pm
Member Rate
Technical Society Member Rate
Non-Member Rate
Event Contact
  • Contact:
    Engineers Australia Member Services
  • Phone:
    1300 653 113
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