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George Kelcher (left) receives the Lyn Jordan Memorial Award for his paper presented to the Otago/Southland Branch meeting

2014 – Lyn Jordan Memorial Trophy

Removal of Coal particles from sand. How can that be achieved? George Kelcher’s paper describes a clever piece of processing plant designed in house by Road Metals to provide the very best raw-feed product for manufacture of vibrabloc. IOQNZ also submitted his paper for consideration by the IOQ International Presidents. While it did not win […]

Gavin Hartley presents <strong>Murray Discombe</strong> with a Certificate for "Best paper at conference" and the Lyn Jordan Memorial Trophy

2012 Lyn Jordan Memorial Trophy

The 2012 award for “best paper” was awarded to Murray Discombe His paper entitled “Land Damage Assessment; Liquefaction and Lateral Spread” described the geotechnical reasons for the extensive damage to land and dwellings fromthe Canterbury earthquakes. Tonkin & Taylor are EQC’s engineers. They enlisted the support from numerous Consulting Engineers from New Zealandand and Australia […]