Archive | July, 2009


Winstone Aggregates Secure Four Awards

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 […]

Erin & Trevor TAMBLYN<br>
Recipients IOQNZ Award

2009 IOQNZ Shield

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 […]

George KELCHER (r)
Recipient of IOQNZ Award

2009 IOQNZ Shield

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.

2009 Caernarfon Award

2009 Caernarfon Award

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, […]

2009 MIMICO Environmental Award

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 […]

Steve Davis holding the AJ & RJ Loader Sponsor's Display Shield

2009 AJ & RJ Loader Sponsor’s Display Shield

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 […]