SON341060 - Water Resource Management and Ecological Services


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114 contracts, total value $13,199,409.46
Consultancies: 91 contracts, 79.82%
Confidentialities: 84 contracts, 73.68%( 31 on the contract, 53 on the outputs)
Procurement methods: Open via SON 103 contracts, 90.35%, Prequalified 1 contracts, 0.88%, limited 10 contracts, 8.77%,

Categories

Category Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Environmental protection 1 $54,945.00
Land and soil preparation and management and protection 1 $47,300.00
Project management 1 $21,746.00
Ecological advisory services 2 $94,198.00
Management advisory services 22 $1,559,208.50
Strategic planning consultation services 2 $137,962.00
Meeting facilities 1 $24,970.00
Environmental management 77 $10,906,444.96
Editorial and support services 3 $48,652.00
Environment planning 2 $140,000.00
Corporate objectives or policy development 1 $109,503.00
Environmental auditing 1 $54,480.00

Agencies

Agency Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Department of Defence 2 $105,000.01
Murray-Darling Basin Authority 112 $13,094,409.45

Suppliers

Supplier Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Australian Water Quality Centre 1 $115,335.00
CSIRO 11 $4,124,880.00
Tim Cummins and Associates Pty Ltd 2 $129,584.00
Alluvium Consulting 3 $1,055,325.00
Peter Cottingham & Associates 2 $171,336.00
GHD Pty Ltd 4 $225,132.00
Griffith University 3 $132,500.00
Frontier Economics Pty Ltd 1 $119,570.00
RMCG 1 $36,900.00
Catchment Management Consulting Pty Ltd 2 $75,746.00
DHI Water and Environment Pty Ltd 1 $25,000.00
Robins Environmental Consulting 2 $31,350.00
Parsons Brinckerhoff Australia Pty Ltd 2 $112,452.00
University of Canberra 2 $216,910.00
Numbersman.com.au 3 $180,720.00
MDFRC Pty Ltd 18 $1,901,370.50
Water Technology Pty Ltd 2 $119,894.00
Arthur Rylah Institute 4 $255,524.75
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT & 2 $105,000.01
Mackellar Consulting Group Pty Ltd 5 $229,798.00
The University of Melbourne 1 $64,585.00
URS Australia Pty Ltd 4 $418,918.20
Charles Sturt University 2 $45,430.00
Hyder Consulting Pty Ltd 1 $20,295.00
Lawlab Pty Ltd 2 $123,500.00
Australian Water Environments 1 $69,488.00
AECOM Pty Ltd 1 $492,700.00
Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd 20 $1,610,536.00
University of New South Wales 1 $44,698.00
Barma Water Resources Pty Ltd 6 $727,000.00
Lovett Clarke Consulting 1 $24,970.00
RPS Aquaterra Pty Ltd 2 $174,570.00
Lloyd Environmental Pty Ltd 1 $18,392.00

Contracts

Contract Notice Number Contract Description Total Contract Value Agency Contract Start Date Supplier
402880-A1 Multiple benefits study of the Proposed Basin Plan $1,604,900.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-06-01 CSIRO
484026-A1 Advisory Services for the Basin Plan Monitoring and Evaluation Program (MEP) $816,480.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-05-03 Alluvium Consulting PTY Ltd
2675672 Flood Inundation Modelling/Mapping of Northern Basin Priority areas 2014-15 $750,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-11-12 CSIRO
438107 River Murray Biological (Macroinvertebrate) Monitoring Program $572,295.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-10-14 Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre Pty Ltd
1112372 tbody>tr>td class="xl65">Floodplain Inundation Modelling (FIM) for Edward-Wakool, Lower Murrumbidgee and Lower Darling, incl. Great Darling Anabranch./tr>/tbody>/table>
$571,945.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-12-21 CSIRO
1985762

Intervention monitoring for the Living Murray 2013-14

$532,400.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-01-07 MDFRC Pty Ltd
3303221 Advice on public infrastructure contraints mangement $492,700.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-05-22 AECOM Pty Ltd
1410161-A1 SDL Adjustment Ecological Elements Development Project $422,785.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-05-23 Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
2290261-A1 Hume & Dartmouth Catchments - Extreme Rainfall Characteristics $324,796.40Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-06-05 Jacobs SKM
2695671-A1 SDL Adjustment Ecological Elements Method - Work to Support Trial Implementation Phase $303,063.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-11-20 CSIRO
445279 Environmental Hydrology and Modelling Services $250,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-11-14 Barma Water Resources Pty Ltd
458600-A1 Review of current approaches to managing water for environmental benefit $223,845.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-01-16 Alluvium Consulting Pty Ltd
1112052-A1 Review of End-of-Valley Targets and Basin-Wide Catchment Salinity Projections $213,873.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-12-21 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
403381-A2 Review of scientific basis of the environmentally sustainable level of take (ESLT) method for the Basin Plan $200,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-06-25 CSIRO Land and Water
461399 to provide support to the Environmental Hydrology and Modelling team with preparation of documentation associated with the release of the proposed basin plan $192,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-01-31 Barma Water Resources Pty Ltd
463919 Provide support to the Environmental Hydrology and Modelling team with preparation of documentation associated with the release of the proposal basin plan (2012) $192,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-02-08 URS Australia Pty Ltd
2027821-A1 General Review of Salinity Management in the Basin $176,239.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-12-06 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
1176462 Developing a framework to assess the salinity impacts of changes to irrigation on the Riverine Plains – and applying the methodology to regional case studies. $149,820.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-01-31 RPS Aquaterra Pty Ltd
2041751

Cost-benefit analysis of options for integrated environmental monitoring and evaluation in the Murray-Darling Basin

$149,776.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-02-07 Peter Cottingham & Associates
1354951-A1

Approaches to achieve sustainable use and management of groundwater resources in the Murray Darling Basin, using rules and resource condition limits

$139,566.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-04-29 GHD Pty Ltd
1132602 Development of a risk assessment based framework to assist with identification of Basin Annual Environmental Watering Priorities $135,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-01-08 Barma Water Resources Pty Ltd
1016971 Long-term biological monitoring of river health in the Mitta Mitta River catchment, above and below Dartmouth Dam $131,362.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-11-05 MDFRC Pty Ltd
2796902-A1 Independent Chair of Steering Committee $131,310.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-12-19 University of Canberra
917651-A1 Clause 18 Revierw of Schedule D of the Murray-Darling Basin Agreement $119,570.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-09-20 Frontier Economics Pty Ltd
1135052 Riparian Restoration Experiment $118,800.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-01-10 Department of Sustainability and Environment
474085 for Sustainable Rivers Audit Macroinvertebrate Sampling, Lower Murray, South Australia $115,335.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-03-27 Australian Water Quality Centre
461724-A1 Assessing the consistency of interim and transitional water resource plans and state legislation against the proposed Basin Plan water trading rules $115,330.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-02-01 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
2882602 Basin Salinity Management 2030 - Independent technical expert $111,480.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-02-26 Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Limited
362872-A1 Analysis on feedback on the Guide to the proposed Basin Plan $109,503.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-01-11 URS Australia Pty Ltd
1016981-A1 Investigation into Ecological Resilience for Environmental Watering in the Murray-Darling Basin 2012/2013 $97,108.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-10-02 MDFRC Pty Ltd
1408301-A1 Condamine Fractured Rock and QLD Border Rivers Fractured Rock Water Balance Study $92,454.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-05-20 Parsons Brinckerhoff Pty Ltd
467851 for A review of entitlements held by The Living Murray program $90,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-03-21 Lawlab Pty Ltd
1752881 Strategic Thinkers Group $88,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-09-11 Mackellar Consulting Group Pty Ltd
466611 CSIRO Land and Water to Rectify 4 flood innumdation zones of RIM_FIM $87,590.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-11-15 CSIRO Land & Water, CS Christian Lab
350542 Synthesizing three major hydrology assessment components for the hydrology theme $85,608.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2010-11-10 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
2795392 Lead Auditor - Independent Audit Group for Salinity $85,600.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-12-19 University of Canberra
1826791-A1 Professional Support for development of the Constraints Management Strategy $84,490.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-10-18 URS Australia Pty Ltd
2641241 Assessment of Water Quality and Murray Cod in 2014-15 $84,145.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-10-27 MDFRC Pty Ltd
2085861
The Living Murray Condition Monitoring Plan Refinement Project – Biometrician Services
$82,500.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-02-28 Numbesman.com.au
473740 For the Development of draft guidelines in relation to Chapter 9 of the Basin Plan $80,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-03-20 Tim Cummins and Associates Pty Ltd
3281812 Modelling Support $75,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-07-28 Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Ltd
379868 Hydro-dynamic modelling of the Barmah-Millewa Forests $69,894.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-04-01 Water Technology Pty Ltd
1176212 Macroinvertebrate genetic barcoding $69,550.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-01-31 MDFRC Pty Ltd
1223602 Flood Recession Salt Mobilisation Phase II $69,488.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-02-22 Australian Water Environments
3336586 Floodplain Inundation Modelling $69,227.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-06-05 CSIRO Land and Water
3025412 A Review of Climate Refuge Science $65,532.50Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-05-01 Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre
372842-A2 Assessing thresholds of Ecological Change $64,585.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-03-02 The University of Melbourne
1003541 Hydrological modelling to assist development and implementation of the proposed Basin Plan 2012 $60,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-10-01 Barmah Water Resources Pty Ltd
1107082 Investigate the distribution and tolerances of macroinvertebrate taxa over 30 years in the River Murray $55,113.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-12-19 MDFRC Pty Ltd
466381 VEGETATION MANAGEMENT $55,000.00Department of Defence 2012-02-07 DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT &
379660 Water quality modelling framework for the Murray-Darling Basin - scoping study $54,945.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-03-24 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
828881 Preparation of the third rendition of the Sustainable Rivers Audit Comparison Report $54,480.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-08-17 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
1658731-A1

Science Panel Member (fish and instream ecology) - Reviewing the scientific basis of environmental water requirements in the Condamine-Balonne and Barwon Darling

$54,475.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-06-25 Griffith University
465829 for Technical advisory services for BSMS projects and rolling reviews of accountable actions in the salinity registers $54,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-02-14 Catchment Management Consulting Pty Ltd
1680381 TLM System Scale Synthesis Report project $52,800.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-04-05 MDFRC Pty Ltd
447620-A2 Advice on new or additional technical knowledge required to implement the MDB Environmental Watering Plan $52,799.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-11-23 Mackellar Consulting Group Pty Ltd
3336876 Method for Assessing Exacerbated Flood Risk $50,938.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-06-25 Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Ltd
466061 Environmental Management $50,000.01Department of Defence 2012-02-07 DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT &
1556711

 Delivery of Environmental Water in the Northern Basin

$50,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-07-05 Barma Water Resource Consulting Pty Ltd
3280980 Modelling support $50,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-07-23 Water Technology Pty Ltd
467483 for synthesis of groundwater/surface water connectivity knowledge for the Murray-Darling Basin $50,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-01-09 Sinclair Knight Merz
1327971 River Murray Water Quality Monitoring Program : Physico-chemical data trend analysis 1978-2011 $49,810.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-04-17 Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
1391541-A1 Mitta Mitta River Fish Survey & Establishment of Acoustic Telemetry $49,701.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-05-14 Department of Environment & Primary Industries
395969 Review of decision making models for environmentla water management $49,584.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-05-23 Tim Cummins & Associates Pty Ltd
2157132

River Murray fish working group to develop quantifiable ecological outcomes for the fish theme of the Basin-wide environmental watering strategy

$49,500.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-04-02 Department of Environment and Primary Industries
1603011 Independent expert for the Eastern Porous Rock water resource plan area SDL review $49,500.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-07-19 Sinclair Knight Merz
1014411 Provision of services to implement the findings of the independent review TLM Icon Site Condition Monitoring Plans $49,500.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-11-01 Numbersman.com.au
1658761 Science Leader - Reviewing the scientific basis of environmental water requirements in the Condamine-Balonne and Barwon Darling $49,425.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-06-25 Griffith University
474061-A1 Review of the TLM Icon Site Condition Monitoring Plans $48,720.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-03-27 Wayne Robinson
404600 Assessment of acid sulfate soil (ASS) materials in selected areas of the Lower Murray Reclaimed Irrigation Area (LMRIA). $47,300.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-06-15 CSIRO Division of Land and Water
1726801 Analysis of waterbird data for the Basin-wide environmental watering strategy $44,698.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-08-30 University of New South Wales
2574311 Strategic Thinkers Group - advice on implementing the Basin Plan Environmental Watering Plan $44,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-09-16 Mackellar Consulting Group Pty Ltd
1243961 Monitoring response of fish and wetland vegetation communities to the operation of TLM environmental regulators at Hattah Lakes $44,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-03-07 Murray Darling Freshwater Research Centre
1235442-A1 Independent Technical Specialist - Western Porous Rock Groundwater SDL Review $43,336.60Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-03-01 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
2759832 Review of Schedule B $40,538.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-12-11 Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Ltd
1826731-A1 Professional Support for development of Constraints Management Strategy $40,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-10-18 GHD Pty Ltd
1896371 Documentation of current status of the MSM-BIGMOD model $40,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-11-25 Barma Water Resources Pty Ltd
1107102-A1 Update of the MDFRC online Bug Guide $39,754.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-12-19 MDFRC Pty Ltd
1223592 Flood recession salt mobilisation from Murray Floodplain (Phase II) – coordination and project report writing role $38,426.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-02-22 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
2066531

Results from Mitta Mitta River Murray cod acoustic array 2013-14

$37,523.75Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-02-19 Arthur Rylah Institute
1790071 Review of Salinity management in the Murray-Darling Basin - Workshop facilitation and project development $36,900.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-10-02 RMCG
1175472 Investigate the influences of changes in the River Murray Water Quality Monitoring Program on future capacity to detect trends in water quality $34,513.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-01-31 MDFRC Pty Ltd
469445-A1 Murray Darling Freshwater Research Centre Pty Ltd for Water quality monitoring in the Lower Darling River associated with the transfer of water from Menindee Lakes to the murray river 2011-12 $34,358.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-12-01 Murray Darling Freshwater Research Centre Pty Ltd
1392731 A review of entitlements held by The Living Murray Program $33,500.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-05-17 Lawlab Pty Ltd
1391501 Feasibility Study into options for increasing the capacity of the Edward River Escape $32,925.20Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-04-08 URS Australia Pyt Ltd
459492 for Independent Peer Review of the Waikerie to morgan groundwater model report and results for entry into the MDBA Salinity Register $32,630.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-01-20 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
1806311-A1 Approaches to achieve sustainable use and management of groundwter resources in the Murray-Darling Basin, using rules and resource condition limits $30,566.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-10-08 GHD Pty Ltd
359958 Planning advice on appropriate resources to implement the Environmental Watering Plan with consideration of other MDBA environmental watering arrangements $29,999.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-01-11 Mackellar Consulting Group Pty Ltd
381868 Independent Peer Review of the Berri-Renmarka nd Pyap to Kingston groundwater models $29,750.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-04-18 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
3282593 Northern Basin Research Alliance forward work program $28,600.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-07-29 Griffith University
412783 Independent Peer Review of the Loxton to Bookpurnong groundwater model $25,838.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-07-21 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
3280903 Modelling support of SDLA modelling of Guttrum and Benwell $25,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-07-27 DHI Water and Environment Pty Ltd
1933712

Workshop Planning, Facilitation and Synthesising Services

$24,970.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-12-03 Lovett Clarke Consulting
440159 Independent Peer Review of the Loxton to Bookpurnong groundwater model $24,750.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-08-01 RPS Aquaterra Pty Ltd
1680331 TLM System Scale Synthesis Report project - Completion of 2012-13 report $24,640.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-08-13 MDFRC Pty Ltd
356134 Environmental monitoring of pulsed releases from Dartmouth Dam to the Mitta Mitta River in 2009/10 $23,030.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2010-12-16 Charles Sturt University
3003182 The Living Murray Condition Monitoring Refinement Project - 2014/15 $22,400.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-04-16 Charles Sturt University
1244011 Monitoring response of fish communities to the operation of TLM environmental regulators at Mulcra Island $22,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-03-07 MDFRC Pty Ltd
384397-A1 Project management services for externally managed BSMS Independent Peer Reviews - Stage 1 $21,746.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-05-03 Catchment Management Consulting Pty Ltd
1159562-A1 Facilitation of ecological objectives development for River Murray Channel $21,560.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-01-24 Peter Cottingham & Associates
412908 Independent Peer Review of the Morgan to Wellington groundwater model $20,526.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-07-21 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
360863 Proposed Salt-load to the Sea Target $20,295.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-01-11 Hyder Consulting Pty Ltd
1416871 Queensland Groundwater Stock and Domestic Extraction $19,998.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-05-27 Parsons Brinckerhoff Australia Pty Ltd
2336872

The Living Murray (TLM) Intervention Monitoring Evaluationg the River Murray system risks from environmental watering actions at TLM Icon Sites

$19,800.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2014-06-06 The Murray_Darling Freshwater Research Centre
418842 Consultancy services in support of the Water Quality Advisory Panel and Monitoring Program for 2011-12 $18,392.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-07-29 Lloyd Environmental Pty Ltd
3025682 River Murray Phytoplankton Monitoring Program Review $18,260.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2015-04-30 CSIRO
966311 Reviewing and editing of BSMS Annual Implementation Report 2011-12 $17,302.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-10-11 Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd
979741 Preparation of the Basin Salinity Management Strategy (BSMS) 2010-11 Summary Brochure $15,950.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2012-10-22 Robins Environmental Consulting
441578 Preparation of the Basin Salinity Management Strategy (BSMS) 2010-2011 Summary Brochure $15,400.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2011-10-31 Robins Environmental Consulting
1826701 Professional Support for development of Constraints Management Strategy $15,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-10-18 Alluvium Consulting
1826761 Professional Support for development of the Constraints Management Strategy $15,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-10-18 Mackellar Consulting Group Pty Ltd
1476621 Constraints Management Strategy Prioritisation $15,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-06-14 GHD Consulting
1645431 Monitoring the response of fish and wetland vegetation communities to the operation of TLM environmental regulators at Hattah Lakes - Completion of Monitoring $11,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-07-31 MDFRC Pty Ltd
1641701 Monitoring Response of Fish Communities to the Operation of TLM Environmental Regulators at Mulcra Island - Completion of Monitoring $11,000.00Murray-Darling Basin Authority 2013-07-31 The Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre