It was all smiles for the Winstone Aggregates team at the Combined Institute of Quarrying / Aggregate & Quarry Conference held in Invercargill in July 2009. From left to right: Steve Dohnt, Ben Hussey, Jason Lowe, Bernie Chote, Mike McSaveney, Chris Gray. Firstly, the IOQ recognised the oustanding efforts over the past year and awarded […]
When Russell Vickers read out the names Erin and Trevor Tamblyn, this year’s receipients of the IOQNZ Shield, the delegates responded with a resounding acclamation in support of their many many years of service and dedication to the NZ Branch of the IOQ. Erin and Trevor have scarcely missed any NZ Conferences over the past […]
When George Kelcher handed over the President’s reigns to Warwick Leach at the 2009 Conference, he in turn received the IOQNZ Shield in recognition of his many years of service and his two year term at the helm.
Earlier this year we reported that each year the IOQ International Presidents select the best paper given at an Institute conference, seminar, meeting etc anywhere in the world which is adjudged to have contributed the most to the advancement of some aspect of the industry – either technical, environmental, strategic etc. McDonalds Lime, Oparure Quarry, […]
And the winner is: Winstones Aggrgeates Puketutu Island Quarry. Three awards. An outstanding effort by the Winstone Aggregates team! (L-R) Dr Morgan Williams, Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Bernie Chote, General Manager Winstone Aggregates with MIMICO Managing Director Rex Davies Brief Notes: Puketutu Island secured the award for its significant contribution to environmental matters within […]
Winstone Aggregates Whitehall Quarry was judged the best entrant from the AQA Quarry & Mining Award. Contrafed Publishing’s journalist for the “Quarry & Mining” Magazine, Mr Alan Titchall (middle) presents the award to Ben Hussey, Central Region Operations Manager.
Honorary Fellowships are for recognition of long standing service to the IOQ.
Holcim Aggregates Hastings Operation received the prized Niemac working model jaw crusher for 2009 from Graham Fergusson Hans Hollis proudly poses with the trophy
Tim Kennedy, Quarry Manager at Fulton Hogan’s operation at Gisborne wins the Gough Cat Award for 2009. Gough’s Sales Manager, Tony Smith presented the Award together with a cheque for $3,500.
Conference MC, Steve Davis, holds up the AJ & RJ Loader Shield, which was awarded to LOADRITE NZ for “Best Sponsor’s Display at Conference”. Representatives on the trade stand were part owners Phil & Carol Alloway. Phil Alloway and his team were delighted to receive the trophy. The Loadrite stand […]