Archive | April, 2006

IOQNZ Newsletter – Mar 2006

Included in March 2006 newsletter: * Presidents Report * News from local branches * New blasting technologies * Minex Health & Safety Council established * Blackwoods Paykel Advert * ExITO School Resource Packages (Geography) * Report on Mining Fatality in W.A. (driller) * Christchurch Conference details * IOQ / AQA Awards …Read more

Citations Awards

Recipients of the Citation Award are listed below: 2007 Dennis Cochrane (New Zealand) 2004 GR Temple (Yorkshire) 2003 R Cosgrove (North Wales) 2002 C Widdas (Lancashire) 2001 AD Cooper (London and Home Counties) RD Burton (Derbyshire) S Scott (Derbyshire) 2000 W Crooks (Scottish) 1994 AJ (Bob) Simpson (South Africa) 1993 JT Jones (South Wales) 1992 […]

Halswell Quarry Park well worth a visit

Halswell Quarry Park well worth a visit

Hallswell Quarry had been quarried for over 140 years until its closure in 1990. So why are we mentioning it now? Take a look at the website to find out how a well planned rehabilitation plan can work wonders at your quarry. Its something Christchurch is now very proud of. Perhaps you’d like to visit […]