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IQ award winners for 2014

[fa icon="calendar"] Nov 11, 2014 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update

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Congratulations to our 2014 winners!

We’d like to say a huge congratulations to our 2014 Award winners. We had an excellent field of candidates this year, which is a testament to the exceptional work and outstanding commitment of our members and the higher education sector. Presentations will be taking place at the Institute’s Council meeting Monday, 15 December 2014.

Further information on the individual awards can be found at the bottom of the page.

Leonard Clugston Prize
S Leverton (Aggregate Industries)

Reginald W Coles Prize
A Rankin (Aggregate Industries)
T Nolan (Runner Up)

Peter Preston Award
A Garbutt (Saint-Gobain)
S Leverton (Aggregate Industries) (Runner Up)

Tilcon Award
J Watson (Lafarge Tarmac)
A Garbutt (Saint-Gobain) (Runner Up)

Ransomes Rapier
S Leverton (Aggregate Industries)
B Taylor (Imerys) (Runner Up)

Rexnord Award
T Nolan
R Hepworth (Hanson) (Runner Up)

Goodwin Barsby Award
N Scott (Balfour Beatty)
J Watson (Lafarge Tarmac) (Runner Up)

Springbank Quaich
J Watson (Lafarge Tarmac)

Longcliffe Calcium Carbonates Awards of Excellence
Foundation Year
J Sparrow (Lafarge Tarmac)
C Reay (Lafarge Tarmac) (Runner Up)

Certificate Year
G Guthrie (FCC Environmental)
J Veal (Huntsmans) (Runner Up)

Leonard Clugston Prize
Also known as the Holman Award prior to 1997. The Clugston Award was endowed by Clugston Holdings in memory of Leonard Clugston and initially offered at three-yearly intervals as a travel scholarship (similar to the Nordberg Travelling Scholarship). A single prize is awarded to the candidate who achieves the best marks in the nine papers, which make up the second and third year examinations.

Value: £1000.

Reginald W Coles Prize
Two prizes endowed in memory of Mr R. W. Coles, a Past President of the Institute. These prizes are available to the candidates gaining the best marks in the Safety, Health & Environment parts of the two Quarry Technology papers.

Value: first prize £250, second prize £100.

Peter Preston Award
Endowed by the late Peter Preston, Managing Director of the Cliffe Hill Granite Co. Two prizes are awarded for the best marks in the Quarry Operations parts of the two papers in Quarry Technology.

Value: first prize £250, second prize £100.

Tilcon Award
Two prizes are awarded for the best marks attained in the Business Management paper.

Value: First prize £250, second prize £100.

Ransomes and Rapier Award
Endowed by the excavator manufacturers, subsequently known as NCK-Rapier for the best marks in the Engineering Theory and Applied Engineering papers.

Value: first prize £250, second prize £100.

Rexnord Award
First endowed by the Rexnord Company (now part of Metso) as a prize for the then Concrete Materials paper. Awarded to the candidate with the best marks for Quarry Blasting.

Value: First prize £250.

Goodwin Barsby Award
Originally endowed by Leicester-based Goodwin Barsby (now part of Metso), for the then Bituminous Materials paper. Awarded to the two best candidates in the Construction Materials (formerly Materials and Materials Processing) paper.

Value: First prize £250, second prize £100.

Springbank Quaich
Awarded by the Scottish Branch to the pupil with the highest marks. Only Scottish Branch members are eligible.

Value: £250.

Longcliffe Calcium Carbonates Awards of Excellence
Foundation year (average of 3 modules)
Certificate year (average of 4 modules)

Value: First prizes £350, second prizes £150.

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