From the time Gordon Laing arrived in NZ in 2000 to manage the close of Winstone Aggregates’ Lunn Ave Quarry, he also made his presence felt as a member of the IOQNZ Auckland Branch. Gordon also served on the IOQNZ board for a number of years and was President from 2013 to 2015. This year […]
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This year there were two recipients for the IOQNZ Shield: Gavin Hartley receives the IOQNZ shield from Gavin Laing as he steps down from the IOQNZ Executive. Gavin was President from 2011 to 2013. He rated working with Neil Clayton and Louise Foord to produce the Profiles in Stone, Stories about NZ Quarrymen one of […]
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 […]
Warwick Leach was a worthy recipient of the Institute of Quarrying Shield. He has served some 14 years on the IOQNZ Executive Council, with roles as representative on the ExITO and Minex Safety Council boards and as President IOQNZ from 2010-2011.
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.
The Institute of Quarrying NZ Award was presented this year to: Former PresidentBill Bond (1999-2001), and Immediate Past President, Steve Ellis (2005-2007)
The IOQNZ Award is a new award (See Awards Section for full details) in the form of a mounted Institute of Quarrying NZ Inc crest. Recipients of the Award in 2007: Bryan Bartley (Hon.F) – for services to the Institute of Quarrying and Quarrying Industry. Bryan receives the Award from Russell Vickers. Webster Family – […]