Archive | December, 2004

2004 – Caernarfon Award

Brian Bouzaid‘s paper presented at the IOQNZ 2004 Conference in Wairakei, was later awarded the Caernarfon Award. The award is an internationally recognised achievement. This is the first time since 1989 that a NZ paper has been successful. Well done. Download the Owhiro Bay Story Other Caernarfon Award recipients

IOQNZ Newsletter Dec 2004

Latest news from IOQNZ * Reports from Brian Bouzaid’s trip to Chester, UK * George Kelcher reports from Australian Conference at Maroochydore * Local Branch functions Download IoQ News Dec 2004

End of an era - Tom Linnell

End of an era – Tom Linnell

OBITUARY THOMAS (TOM) FRANCIS LINNELL (Honorary Fellow of the IOQ NZ) Sadly, The Institute of Quarrying New Zealand was informed of the death of Tom Linnell on the 21st of December 2004. A life of quarrying and commitment – to the Institute, and to his wife and partner, Mavis. Tom was a founding member of […]



7.12.2004. The Australian Institute of Quarrying Conference was held at the Twin Waters Resort, Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast during October, was well attended with around 600 delegates and partners attending. Andrew Dronjak and myself attended on the Wednesday the Australian IOQ meeting which comprised delegates from all Branches around Australia. There were 24 attendees […]