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IQ Excellence Awards Regional Shortlist Revealed

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 13, 2019 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Skills Wheel, awards, IQ Community

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The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) has today announced the northern regional shortlist for the IQ Excellence Awards.

The high volume of applications acknowledging the exceptional achievements of individuals, teams and projects have now been analysed by the judging panel of industry professionals. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony at Hilton Newcastle Gateshead on Friday 27 September 2019. The awards event is being hosted by the IQ North of England branch and will be part of their highly anticipated annual dinner dance event.
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HSE Hot Topics with Simon Edwards, HSE Quarries Inspector - West of England Branch

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 8, 2019 9:41:39 AM / by IQ News Update posted in West of England Branch, Networking, IQ Community

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Simon outlined the areas he was going to cover: fatalities, entrapment, isolation, rock projection and Pedestrian Safety.

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IQ West of England Treasurer steps down after more than 30 years of commitment

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 27, 2019 8:30:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in West of England Branch, IQ Community

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One of the industry’s best-recognised members of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) is stepping aside from his roles as branch committee member and treasurer after more than 30 years.

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IQ Excellence Awards Celebrate Individual and Sector Successes

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 15, 2019 12:34:15 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Skills Wheel, IQ Community

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The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) today announced the launch of its first ever industry-wide awards celebrating the personal and professional excellence of people working in the mineral extractives sector.

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IQ Student Awards Presented at Tower of London

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 30, 2018 11:00:32 AM / by IQ News Update posted in University of Derby, Careers, IQ Community

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Winners of the 2018 Institute of Quarrying (IQ) Student Awards were presented with their awards at this year’s Fellows Lunch against the impressive backdrop of the Tower of London.

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IQ Presidents Branch Trophy Winners for 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 30, 2018 9:22:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Scottish Branch, IQ Community

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From left to right: Anne Smith, Phil Redmond, Andy Gillon and Ian Christie.

Congratulations goes out to the IQ Scottish branch, winners of the IQ Presidents Branch Trophy for 2018.

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New IQ Strategy Creating Future Leaders

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 29, 2018 9:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Community

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Attendees at this year’s Institute of Quarrying (IQ) Fellows Dinner at the Tower of London were served up much more than culinary delights, as plans for the organisation’s future strategic and operational direction were unveiled.

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Institute of Quarrying Presents Duke of Devonshire with Honorary FIQ

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 24, 2018 2:55:39 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Centenary, IQ Community

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In recognition of his contribution to the minerals extractive sector, the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) today presented the Duke of Devonshire with an honorary Fellow of the Institute of Quarrying (FIQ).

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Institute of Quarrying Australia Membership Pledge

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 28, 2018 4:44:00 PM / by IQ News Update posted in International, membership, IQ Community

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Phil Schacht, CEO Hanson signing the IQA Membership Pledge

The Institute of Quarrying Australia's (IQA) Membership Pledge - an initiative also recently undertaken in the UK - has been designed to assist the organisation in communicating value, and the value proposition to the industry and companies who are involved with the IQA.

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New President steps up at Institute of Quarrying

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 28, 2018 9:22:47 AM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Community

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The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) has announced the official inauguration of its 69th president, following the completion of the outgoing president’s two-year tenure.

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