Archive | December, 2008

2009 Quarry Industry Study Tour

2009 Quarry Industry Study Tour ? 12 to 26 April 2009 Following the highly successful 2007 Quarry Industry Study Tour to Germany and France, Trafalgar Tours has organised a fully escorted Quarry Industry Study Tour to France and Netherlands in April 2009 for members of the quarry and related industries and their partners. The attached […]

Mike Ross in Canterbury

Mike Ross in Canterbury

As Mike Ross was recently in Christchurch, the opportunity was taken at short notice for for him to present his paper from this year’s IOQ/AQA Conference at a Canterbury meeting. A good attendance was rewarded with the interesting history of Rock Products The story as it unfolds is accompanied by a slide show. This at […]

Aaron Thwaites wins Stu Marsden Award

Aaron Thwaites wins Stu Marsden Award

The 2008 WAIKATO / BAY OF PLENTY Christmas function held at the Waikato Stadium was an absolute ripper of a night. Tim Armstrong and his band belted out some sensational tunes all night and kept everybody busy on the dance floor especially myself. Even Elvis put in an appearance which stirred the ladies into a […]