Dicksons Transport & Quarries have good reason to celebrate after the successful 2014 QuarryNZ Conference held in Whangarei. Six other quarry operations were nominated throughout NZ. When Tony Forster, Chief Inspector, Extractives (Quarries and Surface Mining) delivered the result that Dicksons Glenbervie Quarry (Whangarei) had secured the coveted Winstone Aggregates Safety Award, Quarry Manager, Johnny […]
The 2014 Jim Macdonald Memorial Lecture Tour details have been finalised. Tony Forster has agreed to present at each of the branches during June. The lecture will be about the man and his passion for safety – not a lecture on rules and regulations. Please also see IOQNZ Diary Page for local branch meeting venues […]
Read latest IOQNZ Newsletter (April 2014) with the following articles: Presidents Report Institute of Quarrying—new contact details New Secretary/Treasurer Otago/Southland Branch Report Waikato/Bay of Plenty Branch Report Fishing Competition—you are invited……… Quarry NZ Working Group Update MITO Update South Africa Conference 2014 – Tygerberg Quarry, Cape Town, South Africa Winstone Safety Award—2014 Award Nominations—Whangarei Conference […]
Murray Harvey, of Applied Conveyor & Belting has not missed many IOQ Branch meetings, and has been a regular sponsor at the Annual IOQNZ / AQA Conferences for many years. His ongoing support of the local Auckland Branch made him an easy choice for the 2013 award, presented at the IOQ Christmas function.
Join us this Friday (11th October 2013) at Applied Conveyor and Belting new premises. 51 Adams Road, Pukekohe Vote for your new committee members at the AGM. Watch Ranfurley Shield holders Steelers/Counties Manukau play Southland with your quarrying mates. See diary page for more details.
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Image courtesy allblacks.com When: 24 August Time: 6pm Where: Celsius Gastrobar, Botany Junction Sponsor: see Diary for full details
Keep August 13th free. See Diary page for this exciting meeting at C&R Developments premises: 162 Hannon Road Hautapu Cambridge
It is with great sadness that we record the passing of one of the Institute of Quarrying NZ Founding members, Walter Peter (Wally) Yelavich on 13 July 2013, aged 89 years. Wally recently featured in the “Profiles in Stone” book published by the IOQNZ in 2012, highlighting his long career in the quarrying and transport […]
Contents: President’s Note QuarryNZ Conference Dunedin 2013 –‘ Rock our Global Foundation’ Quarry Industry Training Organisation – MITO MinEx Continuing Professional Development MBIE Discussion Document – Implementing Recommendations from the Royal Commission 45th ANNUAL AQA & IOQ JOINT CONFERENCE 2013 – Updates Metso – Lokotrak LT96 Incidents from Minex Welcome to New members June 2013 […]