Our Mission is to solve our client's challenges in the environmental, water, stormwater and wastewater fields by providing tailored, cost-effective, innovative solutions.
About Drapper Environmental Consultants
Drapper Environmental Consultants Team
Dr Darren Drapper
(Principal Engineer/Director) has 25 years experience in the water, wastewater and stormwater industries. Commencing his career with the QLD Dept of Public Works, he has also worked for consultancy firm Burchill Partners/Belleng, as a National Portfolio Manager for Humes (now Holcim LaFarge) and now as Principal of Drapper Environmental Consultants. Darren's capabilities include Environmental Management Plans, EIAs, Acid Sulfate Soil Management Plans and Effluent Disposal Management. He has designed and implemened multiple Water Sensitive Urban Designs (WSUD) including hydraulic, hydrologic and MUSIC modelling, including the award-winning Genesis Development at Coomera, whilst with Burchills.
Darren is an RPEQ and also Past-Secretary and Director on the Board of Stormwater Australia.
Mr Conor Walsh
Conor has a Masters in Environmental Resource Management and Honours Degree in Geography & Archaeology. He has 25 year's experience working in the contaminated land and groundwater field. His speciality is in the recovery and remediation of hydrocarbon spills, and treatment both insitu and offsite of oily wastes. Conor has project managed remediation projects up to 1.5 million Euros and 40,000 tonnes/annum, as well as risk assessments, WHS/OHS and operational procedures for the treatment, handling and transport of contaminated waste.
Mr Levente Nyakas
Levente has a Bachelor in Environmental Management (Hons) and Diploma in Business management. He has 6 year's experience working in sustainability, waste management, recycling and environmental (air/water quality/flood) monitoring. He has prepared Waste management plans, Environmental Management Systems (ISO14001) and designed & installed multiple field stations for the monitoring of real-time flood levels. He brings a pragmatic approach to the design and operation of real-time SCADA/PLC/telemetry to maximise our client's understanding of their environmental footprint and their return on investment.
Ms Manikiran Kaur Virk
Mani is a qualified environmental engineer with strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Capable of developing real solutions to complex issues, excellent communication and interpersonal ability with practical acumen, she has experience in wastewater processes, effluent irrigation, MEDLI modelling and water quality in stormwater and abattoir effluent applications.