Palmer Island

On the North Coast of New South Wales about half way between Ballina and Coffs Harbour and just west of Yamba is Palmers Island. Historically sugar cane country, the area is still predominantly agricultural, but now you’ll also find tea tree or macadamia plantations, aquaculture, horse breeding and cattle grazing, […] Read more »

Orange Waste Project Audit

Molino Stewart recently undertook an independent environmental compliance audit of the Orange City Council Waste Project. The audit is required by conditions in the development consent to be conducted every five years following its commencement in 2013. The audit reviewed the projects’ performance via systems, records, procedures and site observations […] Read more »

Barwon and Moorabool Total Flood Warning System

Working with flood consultants Water Technology, Molino Stewart assessed the current flood warning arrangements for communities along the Barwon and Moorabool Rivers near Geelong in Victoria. Using its 12-component Total Flood Warning System (TFWS) assessment methodology, Molino Stewart identified gaps and improvements in a report to the Corangamite Catchment Management […] Read more »

Horsham and Wartook Total Flood Warning System

Working with flood consultants Water Technology, Molino Stewart conducted community consultation to find out the flood warning needs of the Horsham and Wartook Valley communities located in the Wimmera region of Victoria. Based on feedback from these communities, Molino Stewart reviewed  the current flood warning arrangements using its 12-component Total […] Read more »

Bankwest Stadium Flood Emergency Response Plan

Molino Stewart was engaged by Venues Live to prepare the Floor Emergency Response Plan (FERP)  for the new Bankwest Stadium, located in Parramatta, next to the Parramatta River. The stadium is able to seat up to 30,000 spectators, but during large concerts it may accommodate up to 45,000 patrons, most […] Read more »

UNICEF Viet Nam

The Government of Viet Nam, in partnership with UNICEF, appointed Molino Stewart Pty Ltd to develop and implement an innovative approach to assess and map risk from natural hazards to children, named Child-Centred Risk Assessment (CCRA). The scope of a CCRA is to use accurate, child-specific vulnerability indicators to find […] Read more »

Jobsite Interview

Our founding principal, Steven Molino, has recently been interviewed by Jobsite about understanding and preparing for flooding in the early stages of building projects. The whole interview can be found here Read more »

Epsom-Ascot-Huntly Floodplain Management Study

To improve the way that flooding is managed in the area, the Victorian Government, in conjunction with the City of Greater Bendigo undertook the Epsom-Ascot-Huntly Floodplain Management Study. This Floodplain Management Study aimed to investigate and assess all options to manage flooding in the area in order to determine methods […] Read more »

Moree Plains Roadside Vegetation Rapid Assessments and Glovebox Guide Update

Molino Stewart was commissioned by Moree Plains Shire Council to conduct four activities in this project: Conduct rapid assessments of roadside vegetation Update the Glovebox Guide which provides information about the significant roadside environments within the shire Provide training and instructions to Council staff on how the rapid assessments are […] Read more »

Emergency Management Leaders Forum

Molino Stewart Principal, Neil Dufty, had the honour of presenting  the keynote speech at the 2nd Emergency Management Leaders Forum held on 26 March in Melbourne. Neil is a Regional Director of The International Emergency Management Society (TIEMS) and presented case studies to highlight different aspects of international emergency management including […] Read more »