About Us

Creating Future Leaders

Our vision and purpose for the industry

For over 100 years the Institute of Quarrying has been supporting people working in the mineral extraction industry.

Here you can learn more about what we do to help people and industry to attract and develop the talented professionals that will drive the sector into the future.



News from us and our members.


Part of a global network.

Presidents Blog

Monthly comment on the industry.


Our structure, history and people.

IQ Blog

Comment and observations on the industry.


There to help in times of need.