Room 112, Level 1, Water Research Centre, Vallentine Annexe (H22), UNSW Kensington
The Water Research Laboratory (WRL) is a world-leading fundamental and applied research organisation tackling the most challenging water engineering problems faced by the world today.
Based on Sydney's Northern Beaches and part of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UNSW Sydney, our globally-esteemed laboratory spans four hectares and is home to state-of-the-art facilities, equipment and personnel comprising the most experienced and creative problem solvers in their respective areas of research and industry.
Our team includes a blend of professional engineers and scientists undertaking commercial research for industry and government, and an academic team focused on high quality education and pure research - successfully bridging the gap between industry and academia.
For over 60 years our team has tackled complex challenges in areas of civil engineering hydraulics, environmental and eco engineering, hydrology and water resources, coastal engineering and groundwater. We work at the leading edge of consulting and research, using our expertise, unique facilities and field equipment to provide bespoke solutions to clients across Australia and the Pacific region.
From sophisticated hydraulic laboratories to our advanced field sites, monitored using novel techniques, we're fully equipped to ensure we continue to deliver pioneering work in water.