Brook Hill, Technical Solutions

Brook performs a crucial role developing the Hydrus ElectroChemical and oxidation technologies. These technologies have a broad application across the energy, mining, industrial and food production sectors globally.

During his 30 year career, Brook has developed an impressive portfolio across roles including Water & Wastewater Manager for an Australian District Council; Commissioner on the South Australian Environment Resources and Development Court; and Principal and Chief Environment Engineer for Australian energy and resource professional service company, WorleyParsons Services. He is a former Director and Board Member of Global Geoscience Services and a former Chair of the Environment Industry Association.

Among Brook's most notable achievements is his work for the Shanghai Research Institute for Environmental Protection. Brook co-developed the pre-treatment options for industrial waste discharge into Shanghai's Huangpu River. His recommendations were incorporated in the Shanghai Environmental Master Plan (World Bank) and many of the UNEP 'Cleaner Production' Guidelines.

Brook holds a Master of Science, Environmental Management and Engineering, Griffith University; Graduate Diploma in Geosciences and Mineral Economics, Macquarie University; and, Diploma in Technology (Management) from the University of South Australia.

Steven Butel, Client Solutions

Steven Butel joined Hydrus in 2016 as Business Development Manager.  He has over 36 years of engineering design, process equipment packaging, water treatment, business development/sales and business management experience serving clients in the Oil & Gas, Industrial, Municipal and Mining sectors.  Prior to joining Hydrus, Steven served as SVP Business Development & Sales for one of the world’s largest Oil & Gas service companies where he travelled extensively helping national and international clients solve their oil, gas and produced water treating challenges.  Steven is a graduate of University of Saskatchewan with a BSc degree in Chemical Engineering.