A gantry which made wrapping piles on a 4.2-kilometre long jetty in a tidal zone faster and safer, a warning system which provides on and off-site notification about the status of a flooded road and low-cost water treatment technologies which are also urban green infrastructure systems which can reduce local temperatures and increase biodiversity are among a range of initiatives which have earned those behind them the title of being one Australia’s most innovative engineers.

In its July edition, Engineers Australia’s create magazine has recognised 30 of what it says are Australia’s most innovative engineers. Selected from more than 200 nominations, the 30 were selected across 10 different categories: building and construction; community; consulting; electronics and communications; general industry; manufacturing and automation; mining; oil &…