Syposium 2015 Booklet

The One Day Symposium 2015 is sponsored by:



IBI-MAAK Caribbean Limited is the local firm of IBI Group (IBI), founded in 1974, a leading international, multi-disciplinary provider of a broad range of professional services focused on the physical development of cities and communities. IBI’s business is concentrated in four main areas of: development: urban land; facilities; transportation; and, systems. The professional services provided by IBI include planning, design, implementation, analysis of operations and other consulting and project management services related to these four main areas of development. (IBI-MAAK Caribbean Limited was acquired by IBI Group on 18 February 2010.)

IBI’s professionals have a broad range of academic backgrounds and experience in urban design and planning, architecture, civil engineering, transportation engineering, traffic engineering, systems engineering, urban geography, real estate analysis, landscape architecture, communications engineering, software development and many other areas of expertise, all contributing to the four areas in which IBI practices. We have long recognized the value of integrated knowledge between our four core areas of practice in creating a seamless process and sustainable responsive solutions for clients in both the public and private sectors

As noted earlier, IBI-MAAK Caribbean Limited is now a part of IBI Group and has over 15 years experience. IBI-MAAK delivers engineering, environmental, infrastructure development, master planning, project management, construction and facility operation and maintenance services, and training worldwide. Our environmental and engineering professionals serve commercial, industrial and institutional clients, as well as federal, provincial, and municipal agencies. IBI-MAAK’s success is demonstrated by the efficiency, dependability and speed with which we help our clients solve complex problems.

IBI-MAAK’s services include:

  • Water/Wastewater Treatment Design, Treatability Studies, Distribution/Collection Systems
  • Design/Build – Treatment Plants, Pumping Stations, Distribution/Collection Systems
  • Programme/Project Management
  • Government Management Support Services
  • Master Planning – Water, Wastewater, Drainage
  • Automation and SCADA System Design & Development
  • Utility Asset Management Planning & Optimization
  • Data Management – System Planning & Design
  • Training – Knowledge Transfer, Public Education
  • Operations Optimization & Modelling
  • Energy Management
  • GIS Development

IBI-MAAK’s water and wastewater engineers, technologists and technicians have extensive experience that includes process design, linear infrastructure design, impact studies, feasibility studies, design-build and the development of client standards. Additionally, our engineering, automation, and data management systems ensure water and wastewater delivery is highly reliable, cost-effective, and environmentally-sound.

IBI-MAAK is experienced in water and wastewater projects locally and internationally, in both the public and private sectors. Our experienced and award-winning staff strives for customer satisfaction.

Within the field of water & wastewater engineering, IBI-MAAK provides the following services:


  • Population, Demand Projections
  • Load Projections
  • Modelling
  • Field Analysis
  • Alternatives Evaluation

Construction Supervision and Management

  • Supervision Manuals
  • Field Inspection
  • Scheduling, Coordination
  • Budget, Cost Management
  • Contract Supervision
  • Shop Drawings


The Department of Geomatics Engineering and Land Management, Faculty of Engineering, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine: Its mission statement is to be the premier institution for the advancement of professionals in the research, development and innovation in geomatics, spatial analysis and planning in support of sustainable management of land and marine resources in the Caribbean.


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