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IQ Academy Lunch & Learn Webinar | The Importance of Geotechnical Assessment | March 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 4, 2018 8:50:00 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ Academy, Skills Wheel, Education, IQ

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Our Lunch and Learn session this month welcomed David Jameson, a Chartered Engineer, Chartered Geologist and member of the IMMM with over 25 years’ international consulting experience in the mining, quarrying and construction sectors.

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IQ Academy Lunch & Learn Webinar | Mineral Planning - Current Threats | February 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 28, 2018 11:33:31 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ Academy, Skills Wheel, Education, IQ

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Mineral Planning - Current Threats was the hot topic for our IQ Academy Lunch & Learn webinar this month, where we were joined by our guest speaker, Spencer Warren of Heaton Planning who provided an insight into the system that impacts our industry in so many ways.

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IQ Academy Lunch & Learn Webinar | Water Abstraction: Understanding the Regulations | January 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 1, 2018 11:13:43 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ Academy, Skills Wheel, Education, IQ

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We were pleased to welcome James Dodds of Envireau Water to present the first in our compelling new series of ‘Lunch and Learn’ webinars. James provided us with an insight into the transitional arrangements and new requirements for abstraction licensing, which came into effect 1st January 2018.

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A 16-billion-pound project, 20 years in the making

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 30, 2017 2:25:11 PM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Industry, Education, University of Derby, IQ

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Used by more than 30 countries worldwide and even powering the Mars Rover, nuclear power generates around 14% of the worlds electricity from over 400 nuclear power plants around the globe.

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Awarding top IQ students under the bright lights of Vegas

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 9, 2017 8:00:00 AM / by Emma Bellingham posted in IQ Academy, Education, IQ

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Our Head of Education, Julian Smallshaw was jetting off on his travels again this week, taking in the bright lights of Vegas at the Graduation for the IQ and NSSGA (National Stone Sand and Gravel Association) Graduate Conversion Programme.

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