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Another year, another milestone

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 1, 2018 12:42:00 PM / by Dr Miles Watkins, IQ President posted in International

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Just over a year ago we celebrated the Centenary of the IQ with the quarry garden at Chatsworth and July 2018 has seen another milestone for the Institute. Our colleagues in New Zealand are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year and I had the pleasure of attending their conference in Hamilton at the end of July to mark the occasion.

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Centenary Celebrations and Global Vision

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 1, 2017 2:50:00 PM / by Dr Miles Watkins, IQ President posted in Centenary, IQ, International

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This year the Institute of Quarrying celebrates a century of service supporting people working in the mineral extractives industry. That’s a major landmark for any organisation to achieve. On a personal level, it’s an honour to preside over what promises to be an extraordinary year of celebrations that will raise the positive profile of our industry, in the UK and internationally.

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