14 July 2016
One of the world’s leading engineering, architecture,
environmental and construction services companies, GHD, is
demonstrating its focus on technical leadership with two engineers
named amongst Australia’s innovation leaders.
GHD’s Jeremy Stone and Dr Konstantinos (Kostas) Athanasiadis are
included in the list of Australia’s 60 Most Innovative Engineers
announced by Engineers Australia.
Engineers Australia is the national forum for the advancement of
engineering. Published for the first time, the prestigious list
showcases the breadth of innovation across multiple disciplines and
is acknowledged for leading GHD’s award-winning global
The program has both an internal and external focus. Not only
does it build GHD’s capacity to crowdsource, develop and realise
new ideas, it also assists other organisations with their
is recognised for his work on StormDMT, a patented advanced
technology of managing stormwater runoff generated in urban and
Developed as part of GHD’s Innovation program, the technology
removes dissolved contaminants such as nutrients and heavy metals
in a cost-effective way, and is suitable for both retrofitting and
Ashley Wright, GHD’s CEO, congratulates Jeremy and Kostas for
demonstrating the company’s commitment to delivering new solutions
across its five global markets of water, energy and resources,
environment, property and buildings, and transportation.
“Innovation is at the heart of who we are. Our sustained growth
and success are built on our ability to deliver imaginative
thinking and exceptional service to our clients, and help their
businesses adapt to new challenges and opportunities,” he says.