The company has a number of affiliated experts available to participate in projects as required.


Dr. John Machell




Having extensive experience in both water industry and academia, John brings a wealth of practical and technical skills and domain knowledge to Hydrosmart. His adroitness encompasses asset management; water resources, treatment and distribution; waste water management and reuse; trade effluent monitoring and control; pollution prevention; software design and IT systems training.


Work and research interests have caused John to travel widely, and expand his knowledge to a global awareness of water related challenges.


He is an Institution of Civil Engineers Telford Prize winner.

John Machell - ResearchGate

Dr. Richard Mounce




Dr. Richard Mounce is an applied mathematician whose research interests include dynamic traffic assignment, traffic network optimisation, intelligent transportation systems and hydroinformatics. He has worked on numerous multidisciplinary research projects, such as the FREEFLOW project at the University of York, the ReVISIONS project at the University of Cambridge and the ESPIRIT project at the University of Aberdeen. Richard has been previously seconded to the Government Office for Science Future of Cities project.


He has developed a number of hydroinformatics software applications including for leak detection, sustainability evaluation and case-based reasoning software for water quality incidents. He is an experienced C# and MATLAB developer.

Other associates


Dr. Ed Shaw - Environmental Scientist, specialising in catchment management, decision making, ecosystem services, ecological modelling, freshwater ecology, eutrophication, and diffuse pollution.


Ed Shaw - ResearchGate


Mr. Bob Mounce - 15 years experience in the Oil and Gas Industry specialising in Technical Data and Document management control (Maximo superuser), data processing, analysis and reporting.


We also have a number of specialist post doctoral associates with knowledge and expertise in water resources, Python, R, MATLAB, Web services, databases, GIS, Maple and App development.

Providing bespoke data driven analytics and machine learning applications for the water sector