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Introduce an ‘IQ Hero’ at Hillhead

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 19, 2018 8:14:00 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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As the countdown to Hillhead 2018 draws closer, members of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) are encouraged to introduce a friend or colleague to membership at the IQ stand (RB26) for the chance to walk away with an array of exclusive rewards.

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Plan Your Hillhead Visit with the Engage App

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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Visitors can plan who they want to meet to the minute at this year’s Hillhead with ‘Engage’, a smart new online planning tool sponsored by the Institute of Quarrying (IQ).

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Rewards on Offer for IQ Members at Hillhead

[fa icon="calendar'] May 24, 2018 12:05:00 PM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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Members of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) attending Hillhead are encouraged to say hello to the membership body at stand location RB26 and bring along a friend or colleague for the chance to walk away with an array of exclusive goodies.

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CPD Counts at Hillhead 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] May 8, 2018 3:47:08 PM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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It’s official. Hillhead, the world’s biggest quarrying exhibition, has sold out. With more than 500 exhibitors, exciting product demonstrations and 18,500 visitors at the bigger and better event, IQ members will earn valuable continuing professional development (CPD) when they attend the show.

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Institute of Quarrying Countdown to Hillhead 2018 Begins

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 13, 2018 8:00:00 AM / by Sarah Fry posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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The countdown to the biggest quarrying exhibition of its kind in the world has begun and the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) is proud to be supporting Hillhead 2018.

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IQ Council Champions the Skills Wheel

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 21, 2017 9:28:47 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Quarrying, Industry, Skills Wheel, Education, IQ, Factsheets

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The IQ Skills Wheel highlights those key areas of knowledge that all employees should aim to develop as part of their commitment to lifelong learning.

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IQ Marks Centenary with 100 Quarry Cycle Trails

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 20, 2017 9:08:41 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Quarrying, Centenary, Industry, IQ

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Cyclists of all abilities across the UK are encouraged to enjoy the great outdoors with tailor-made ‘Quarry Trails’, a cycling initiative launched by the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) as part of its centenary celebrations.

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IQ Student Awards Presented at Centenary Dinner

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 2, 2017 10:07:39 AM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, Industry, IQ Academy, Education, IQ

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The Institute of Quarrying’s (IQ) annual Student Awards took pride of place at this year’s ‘Inspiring for Generations’ centenary dinner at the Belfry in Sutton Coldfield.

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Inspiring for Generations - IQ Centenary Conference

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 1, 2017 2:48:00 PM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, Industry, IQ

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Marking 100 years since the formation of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ), this year's special centenary conference and dinner, which took place at The Belfry, in Sutton Coldfield, on 19 October, celebrated the important contribution the industry has made to the UK and global economy.

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Centenary Pledge to Drive Sector Forward for Next 100 Years

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 31, 2017 7:46:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Insider, Quarrying, Centenary, Industry, IQ

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Martin Riley - Tarmac (Far left), Neil Farmer – CEMEX, Daniel Cooper - Hanson, Miles Watkins - IQ President, Ben Williams – EPC-UK, François Pétry - Aggregate Industries.    

Creating a quarrying and mineral extractives sector future proofed for the next 100 years is the goal of a new skills pledge launched by membership body the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) at this year's 'Inspiring for Generations' annual conference in Sutton Coldfield.

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