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IQ and IAT digital conference addresses climate change

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 14, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in CPD, Industry, Environment

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IQ strengthen team with strategic appointments

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 5, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry, Careers

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The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) is bolstering its team with two key strategic appointments that will see the membership organisation pushing forward with its education and skills offer, whilst stepping up its online presence to add weight to its successful clicks and mortar strategy.

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IQ publishes updated ‘Good Practice Guide for Handling Soils in Mineral Workings’

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 23, 2021 10:18:44 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry, Environment

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An update to the MAFF1 guidance ‘Good Practice for Handling Soils’ is now available following a detailed review led by The Institute of Quarrying (IQ), in consultation with Natural England and the Welsh Government, and with the support and guidance of a Steering Group representing the minerals industry, mineral planning authorities, contractors, professional bodies and specialist consultants.

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New Trustees Elected as IQ Holds 65th Annual General Meeting on Zoom

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 16, 2021 9:23:51 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry

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The sixty fifth annual ordinary general meeting of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ), held via Zoom from the National Stone Centre in Derbyshire, saw the election of two new members to the Board of Trustees.

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New ‘Centre of Excellence’ in Derbyshire Dales

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry

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The Institute of Quarrying today announces an agreement with the trustees of the National Stone Centre near Wirksworth in the Derbyshire Dales, to create a world class visitor experience and an internationally significant centre of excellence for the quarrying and mineral products industry.
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Applications invited to join the IQ Board of Trustees

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 3, 2021 12:41:02 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry, Membership, Careers, IQ Community

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IQ is looking to recruit Trustees as part of its annual Board renewal cycle. This is major opportunity to take a leading role in the development of your Institute.

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IQ Digital Hillhead schedule confirmed: Building skills for the future

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 23, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry

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Leadership, health, safety and wellness, and personal development in a post-Covid world are the topics of discussion as part of the Institute of Quarrying’s ‘Creating Future Leaders: Building Skills for the Future’ seminars at Digital Hillhead (30-31 March 2021).

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IQ Caernarfon Award Winner to Deliver Live Webinar on Diversity

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 28, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry

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The award-winning campaign from Komatsu Australia to improve workplace diversity will be streamed live across the globe on 9 November.

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IQ and IAT Formalize Collaboration

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 28, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry

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The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) and the Institute of Asphalt Technology (IAT) have signed a memorandum of understanding which builds on the long-standing collaboration between the two organisations.

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New President picks up the reins

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 22, 2020 3:00:00 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry, IQ Community

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Martin Riley FIQ, senior vice-president of Tarmac, has been appointed the 69th President of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ), taking over from previous president Phil Redmond FIQ.

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