One of the great conferences. Warm friendly folk. Excited to show off their spot in the north. Sheryl Mai, Mayor of Whangarei, welcomed the delegates and partners. The GoughCAT dinner was served one table at a time. Great food brought out by 20 or so young dedicated conscientious waiters and waitresses. A dinner assisted by […]
Another successful QuarryNZ Conference has been held 10-12 July in Dunedin. Recipients of the The Institute of Quarrying Awards are: Winstone Aggregates Safety Award RD Hassed Memorial Trophy Rocktec Innovation Award Niemac Trophy Lyn Jordan Memorial Trophy IOQNZ Shield Caernarfon Award Recipients of the The Aggregate & Quarry […]
Ever since Sir Neil and Lady Diana Isaac commenced quarrying operations at McLeans Island (near the Christchurch airport) in the early 1950’s their operation has had a strong commitment to conservation and the protection of endangered species, creating a legacy for future generations to enjoy. This conservation ethos has led to the development of Peacock […]
The 2011 Quarry & Mining Community & Social Sustainability Award was won by Brand X – Gordon & Netta Burnside. Netta if pictured here with the magazines editor, Alan Titchall.
Winstone Aggregates Hunua Quarry was the 2010 recipient of the AQA Quarry & Mining Community & Social Sustainability Award. Alan Titchall (left), Q&M Magazine’s editor, made the presentation to Tim Hazel
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.