Operations Challenge

2022 Operations Challenge Winning Teams: First place Region of Durham “Sludgehammers” Second place Region of Peel “Peel Connoisewers”, and Third place City of Toronto “The Highland Creek Rabble Rousers”

Five events test the diverse skills required for the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment facilities and their collection systems. The Operations Challenge is open to members from the water and wastewater environment industry. We run a fun, competitive annual challenge that’s designed to test the diverse skills required for the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment facilities and their collection systems. Are you up for the challenge?

Contact List of Ops Challenge Committee members 

Operations Challenge approved for Training Hours 

2023 Operations Challenge will take place at the Sheraton Centre Hotel Toronto at the WEAO Technical Symposium and OPCEA Exhibition April 16-18.

Sign up your team here!

The Operations Challenge Committee also organizes the annual PWO Tour and Totally Wasted Game Show.

Committee Chair

Krista Thomas

City of Peterborough

Carrie Brunet

Niagara Region

Barry Hughes

Region of Durham

Jeff Johnson

ASL Roteq a division of John Brooks

Ken Ryder

Conval Process Solutions

Daryl Stevenson

City of Peterborough

Gary Burrows

City of London

Hany Jadaa

Lexicon Environmental Consulting Services

Kent Keeling

City of Peterborough

Dawn Riekenbrauck

CIMA+

Kyle Snell

York Region

Paul Bongelli

City of Toronto