Australian & International Experience

Axiom’s staff and sub-consultants each have experience working in Australia and international markets including Papua New Guinea, the United States of America, New Zealand, Thailand, The Russian Federation, Vanuatu, and The Republic of Kiribati.

Having worked on a range of national, regional and international projects we have considerable experience to directly draw upon from both technical and cultural perspectives.


About Us

Axiom Water Technologies Pty Ltd is a specialist Integrated Water Management consultancy based in Cairns, Tropical North Queensland.

The company operates in the technical and participatory development areas of water supply and sanitation delivery.

Our staff work closely with our clients to appraise and understand their local situation. By providing context-sensitive advice the company aims to deliver sustainable long term technical, economic, environmental, social and institutional solutions tailored to the client’s objectives.

Owner and Director Peter Sharry has more than 25 years of experience in technical and management roles in the consulting, industrial, mining, chemicals, and water treatment equipment sectors.

Peter has a Masters Degree in Integrated Water Management, a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemistry is a Member of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and a Chartered Chemist. He has extensive knowledge and skills in the design and optimisation of desalination technologies, traditional water treatment for human consumption, industrial applications, and advanced wastewater treatment.

Our services span the water management spectrum and project lifecycle. Our experience includes integrated community water supply and sanitation projects; environmental water monitoring; mining and exploration utilities and environmental support; mine drainage and discharge treatment advice; manufacturing industries; local government; power generation; and resort and accommodation facilities.

We have experience working in Australian and international markets including The Republic of Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, the United States of America, New Zealand, The Russian Federation and The Republic of Kiribati.

Axiom works with complementary service providers as needed to deliver a project. Wherever possible we partner with local organisations. This ensures that culturally appropriate, high quality and innovative results are achieved with increased local capacity.

Recent projects include providing environmental monitoring training, drinking water and wastewater treatment advice to clients in the resource sector in Papua New Guinea; facilitating a village water supply program on Abaiang Atoll in The Republic of Kiribati.

We are engaged with landowner groups in regional PNG, developing community-led WASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene) and capacity building projects. We are seeking opportunities in the Australian and international markets, with a particular focus on Papua New Guinea, the Pacific Island Nations, Indonesia and China.






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