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RPS provides groundwater management and water infrastructure services from our network of offices throughout Australia.

We maintain industry leading, in-house skills in hydrogeology, hydrology, groundwater and surface water modelling, environmental sciences, demand management and water resource engineering.

We provide specialist services covering all aspects of water resources investigation, development and management including contaminated land and water re-use. We work with both private and public clients in the mining, oil and gas, natural resource management, urban growth and infrastructure sectors. Our clients have access to our entire spectrum of services from strategic planning and investigation to detailed design construction supervision and monitoring.

RPS provides technically rigorous, practical and cost-effective water resources assessment development and management solutions.

Investigation & Monitoring

Hydrogeological assessments & field programs

Third-party bore survey

Data collection & analysis

Monitoring bore network optimisation

GIS database development & management

Monitoring & evaluation plans, & compliance reporting

Groundwater Resource Engineering

Investigation and design

Stakeholder consultation

Feasibility and Definition phase engineering

Scheduling and estimating

Contract Management and site supervision

Water Supply

Water supply options assessments & cost/reliability ranking & optimisation studies

Hydrological and hydrogeological field investigations

Design of bores & borefields

Supervision and management of bore installation, testing and commissioning programmes

Design of surface water ponds and intake structures

Pumping and pipeline systems design and construction supervision

Water Management

Borefield monitoring and management

Water balance studies

Catchment analysis & flood risk & flood control design

Salinity assessment and management plans

Pollution monitoring and recovery

Seepage analysis

Aquifer storage and recovery

Regulatory reporting


Mine dewatering and depressurisation

Construction and foundation dewatering

Inflow control and pumping systems

Excess water disposal and management

Computer Modelling

Groundwater, surface water and integrated water resource modelling

Water-dependent ecosystems modelling

Basin and catchment modelling

Flow and solute transport modelling

Project specific models