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2020 Webster Scholarship - Dylan Ward

2020 Webster Scholarship – Dylan Ward

We are pleased to announce that Dylan Ward (Fulton Hogan Tauhei) is the recipient of the Webster Scholarship for 2020.   Dylan is looking to complete a Diploma in Business Studies (6 papers) over a 2 – 2 ½ year period. Dylan was a participant in the IOQNZ Youth Programme and recognised at the Quarry NZ […]

WorkSafe CoC renewals

It is now five years after the issuing of the first certificates of competences in the new regime consequentially The New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board) and Secretariat are currently experiencing a heavy workload of renewal applications which will continue into the first quarter of 2021. This is as well as a backlog […]

Risk Management – online course

COURSE OVERVIEWThe Effective Risk Management course is delivered online (via Institute of Quarrying Australia -IQA) and explains the fundamental concepts of managing workplace risks, and the legislative and regulatory environment in which quarries operate. The course is suitable for managers, supervisors and key support personnel and will cover: • Establishing the end to end process […]

IOQNZ Newsletter Sep 2020

IOQNZ Newsletter Sep 2020

In this newsletter: Presidents ReportWebinars Packages 2021Branch Reports/WebinarsPostponed TourObituariesUpgrade MembershipEducation Update ReportIQA Online CourseMinEx Update Report /CPDMITO UpdateBOE UpdateMIMICO ArticleAdvertisement2021 Membership FeesNew Members

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Sean Fowler, 2001

Obituary – Sean Fowler

Sean Fowler died suddenly on 18 August 2020 after a brief illness, aged 54. Sean was a “larger then life”, charismatic guy, always quick with joke but as sincere as you could ever wish for. After his father Warren died in 1996, Sean took over the business – Warren Fowler Earthmovers and has since been […]

Obituary - Russell Vickers

Obituary – Russell Vickers

11.08.2020. It is with sadness that we record the passing on one of life’s true gentlemen – Russell Vickers aged 84. Russell was based in Stratford where he quarried a source immediately adjacent to Mount Taranaki. He joined the IOQNZ in 1982 and attended every annual conference up until 2016. He was President from 2001-2003 […]

Conference 2016 - Blenheim

Conference 2016 – Blenheim

The QuarryNZ 2016 Local Organising Committee invite all Delegates, Partners, Sponsors and Distributors to attend the 2015 QuarryNZ conference, themed Forging the Path to the Future. The Conference will be held at Claudelands, Blenheim between the 14th and 16th July 2016 Sponsors and Exhibitors Programme and Speakers Social events Accommodation Partners Programme Registration now open […]

Newsletter - Jun 2020

Newsletter – Jun 2020

Presidents Report Webinars / Youth Programme Branch Reports 2020 Friends of the IOQ Obituaries ACC Education Update Report MinEx Update CPD Opportunities MITO Update Jim Macdonald Lecture Tour Tribute for Bruce Hayhow BOE Update MIMICO Article Supplier Free Webinars Advertisements New Members Read June 2002 Newsletter



  Tēnā koutou katoa  It has certainly been a challenging few months for New Zealand with an international pandemic resulting in a state of national emergency. With the country in lockdown, our MITO team seamlessly transitioned to working from home providing the high level of service and care that characterises this impressive team! The Government’s Budget […]