The projects described below are a sample of recent work by Bowman & Associates. If you are looking for a similar or related service, or would like to know more about our capabilities, please contact us.

Landfill Design and Approval

Bowman & Associates is a leader in design and permitting of landfills in Western Australia.

Projects have included the design, permitting and the overseeing of construction of:

  • North Bannister Landfill, Cell 1, 2 and 3, this facility now owned by SUEZ
  • New lined landfill cells at the City of Busselton Dunsborough Waste Disposal Facility
  • New lined landfill cells at the Shire of Augusta Margaret River Davis Road Landfill
  • City of Greater Geraldton Meru Waste Disposal Facility Cell 3 and Cell 5

Bowman & Associates has acted as Superintendent during the construction of new landfill cells at:

  • Cleanaway Banksia Road Landfill in Dardanup
  • Mindarie Regional Council Tamala Park Landfill
  • City of Cockburn Henderson Waste Recovery Park

Bowman & Associates is the designer of:

  • The yet to be constructed Fernview Landfill located in the Shire of Gingin
  • The infrastructure for the Great Southern Landfill located in the Shire of York
  • Concept for lined landfill cells at the City of Karratha Seven Mile Landfill


Waste Management Plans for Commercial and Residential Developments

Bowman & Associates has a solid understanding of providing waste management guidance for new residential and multi-use developments.

Bowman & Associates has prepared in excess of forty waste management plans for new commercial and residential developments across the Perth region and regional Western Australia.

The preparation of these waste management plans requires diligent consultation with the local authorities, architects, developers and regulators.

The waste management plans are annexed to the complex’s development application and become a working document for the strata manager once construction is completed.

Clients include:

  • Hassell Studio
  • Hodge Preston Collard
  • Hillam Architects
  • DMG Architects
  • TRG Properties
  • Bunnings
  • Cameron Chisholm Nicol
  • Australand Property Group
  • Peet Limited
  • The Match Group
  • WA Housing Authority
  • QV1 Management
  • Anton Capital
  • Brookfield Property

Mullewa Waste Transfer Station

Bowman & Associates designed and obtained environmental approval for a new light vehicle waste transfer station for the township of Mullewa located in the City of Greater Geraldton. Bowman & Associates prepared the required tender documentation and assisted with the appointment of the contractor to construct the facility. Construction was completed in 2016.

Composting Facility Design and Approval

Bowman & Associates has designed and prepared approvals documentation for composting facilities including.

  • Purearth in the Shire of Northam
  • Perthwaste in the Shire of Bannister
  • JD Organics in the Shire of Gingin

The design process incorporated detailed site investigation and environmental modelling, material volume assessment, operational management planning and preparation of detailed design drawings. These facilities are all now operating and have been very successful.

C&D Facilities

Bowman & Associates has designed and permitted C&D recycling facilities including design, permitting and development approval.

Clients include:

  • Swan Waste Solutions in the Shire of Chittering
  • Capital Recycling in the Shire of York and City of Canning
  • Washington’s Earthmoving in the City of Armadale


Waste Strategies

Bowman & Associates has carried out a comprehensive reviews of waste management for:

  • City of Busselton
  • Shire of Augusta Margaret River
  • Crosslands Resources Ltd
  • City of Melville
  • City of Karratha
  • Shire of Wagin and nine surrounding Shires
  • Southern Metropolitan Regional Council
  • Western Metropolitan Regional Council
  • Councils in the Gascoyne Region of Western Australia

These reviews involved travelling to the regions, holding discussions with management, workshop, customer service, truck drivers and plant operators.

These review covered all aspects of waste management in the region.