Hydro-SMART was established in 1995, by its principle Kelvin Baldock and caters for the demands of water and associated monitoring, for water resources and catchment planning, auditing/compliance and information services.
Our clients include mining and infrastructure businesses, State and Local Government agencies, Utilities and other consultants in Hydrology & Engineering.
Kelvin (Kel) Baldock (CPH) – is a Director and Hydro-SMART’s lead Hydrographer with 44 years experience in all aspects of hydrography in Western Australia. Following 25 years of hydrographic and applied hydrographic research work with WA’s Water Departments & Agencies, Kel established Hydro-Smart in 1995 and has been involved in a wide variety of hydrographic and natural resources management projects.
Rebecca (Bec) James – is a Hydrological Technical Officer and Project Leader and has been a part of the Hydro-SMART team since 2004. Rebecca has a wide range of experience in ground water and surface water site design, establishment and operation, data verification and provision. She has been involved in various maintenance and installation programs for both surface and groundwater. Rebecca has also worked in providing training in both data verification and rating reviews for both Government and private sector clients. Previous to her employment with Hydro-SMART Rebecca worked with the Water Corporation of WA as a Technical Officer and with City of South Perth as Parks Maintenance Officer.
Andrew (Andy) James – is a Hydrological Technical Officer operating on range of projects since joining Hydro-SMART in 2006. Andrew has extensive remote area work experience and has a wide range of experience in ground water and surface water site design, establishment and operation. He has been involved in various maintenance and installation programs for both surface and groundwater.
Ross Sheridan – is a Project Support Officer within Hydro-SMART. Ross has over 40 years’ experience in WA’s Water Agencies, including the Department of Water. He has held numerous roles including, Regional Manager, Water Measurement Manager and as Supervising Hydrographer.