Owhiro Bay Quarry wins Environmental Award Owhiro Bay Quarry has been recognised with an important environmental award. The MIMICO Environmental Award is testament to the $500,000 rehabilitation of Wellington’s south coast, a major transformation from the old quarry site. Download
Wellington Branch met on the 22 Sep 2004 at the Johnsonville RSA. The meeting was well attended by 18 members including past NZ chairman, Gib Stuart and Ken Ludlam, Mr Quarry “Keith Neiderer” and also Past AQA President Malcolm Hunter. Apologies where received from Keith Max, who unfortunately went back to hospital again today, Alex […]
In 2003 -2004 only two meetings were held. This is mostly due to work pressures and a shortage of time to organise functions. However, the two meetings we have had were great, not from the attendance aspect but from the meeting value aspect. The first was on February 12th when we held a joint meeting […]
Welcoming delegates arriving for the Conference at Wairakei this year were fine examples of our sponsors’ quarrying equipment We are always most grateful for the sponsors who are ensure our conferences run well. Conference theme: Welcome speeches by: Warwick Leach, Conference 2004 Chairman, and Waikato / Bay of Plenty Chairman Brian Bouzaid, President Institute of […]
New Chairman for IOQ Wellington Branch. At the February 12th Branch meeting, Mike Silver was appointed Wellington Branch Chairman. Mike is Quarry Manager for Winstone Aggregates’ Belmont Quarry and oversees the cleanfill operations at Dry Creek Quarry.