Position: Technical Director
Company: Helix ECL & CIWEM
Steve Bungay is the founder and owner of Helix Environmental Consultancy Ltd, which is an independent consultancy, specialising in the process design and commissioning of wastewater treatment plants, anaerobic digesters, and liquor treatment plants.
Steve is also the Chairman of CIWEM’s Wastewater and biosolids technical panel, and he is currently leading CIWEM’s update to their existing Policy Position Statement on Wastewater Biosolids Treatment and Utilisation.
He is a Chartered Biologist, a Chartered Water and Environmental Manager, a Member of the Royal Society of Biology, and a Member of CIWEM. Steve is a guest lecturer at Cranfield University; and is the wastewater specialist for the Foundation for Water Research.
Steve sits on the Steering Committee for both the European Wastewater Management Conference and the European Biosolids and Organics Conference. He is also a member of the UK Chapter of the Select Society of Sanitary Sludge Shovellers.
He has a wealth of experience of wastewater treatment, anaerobic digestion; reject water treatment, foodwaste digestion, and organic waste treatment. He is a practising scientist, dividing his time amongst desk based design work, on-site commissioning and operation, and working as an Expert Witness in the fields of wastewater treatment, anaerobic digestion, and odour control.